8Industry 4.0 in Manufacturing, Communication, Transportation, and Health Care

Mani D. Choudhry1, Jeevanandham Sivaraj2, Sundarrajan Munusamy3, Parimala D. Muthusamy4, and V. Saravanan5

1 Department of Information Technology, KGiSL Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

2 Department of Information Technology, Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

3 Department of Networking and Communications, SRM Institute of Science &Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

4 Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Velalar College of Engineering and Technology, Erode, Tamil Nadu, India

5 Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering and Technology, Dambi Dollo University, Dambi Dollo, Oromia Region, Ethiopia

8.1 Introduction

The fourth generation of the industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0 (IR4.0 or I4.0), is the next step in corporate transformation. It is propelled by disruptive breakthroughs like increased data and connectivity, analytics, human‐machine interaction, and robotics improvements. Based on a wider view of Industry 4.0, there comes the rise of digitalized industrial methodologies. IR4.0 revolutions enable humans to collaborate with machinery through creative and innovative approaches. Initiatives related to IR4.0 today also seek to foster mutually beneficial partnerships between humans and technological advances [1]. Your workforce and bottom line benefit when the reliability and rapidity of 4.0 technologies ...

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