Internet of Things and Data Centric Solutions
Assistive Systems and Decision Support for safer and more flexible workplaces
The increasing availability, affordability and connectivity of powerful sensor technologies drive their distribution and adoption across different industry sectors. Organizations of all sizes are adopting these technologies to advance digital transformation in business processes, involving assets, spaces and individuals.
By employing multi-sensor fusion techniques and adding intelligence into IoT systems, Konica Minolta’s Global R&D division are developing Assistive decision-support systems. These systems will both enhance and influence how people perceive and understand the world around them. Our solutions aim to facilitate the transition of companies towards a data-driven approach, whilst supporting teams and individuals in making more informed business decisions.
- Monitoring and recognising potentially dangerous situations in industrial and healthcare contexts to provide immediate support to workers or medical professionals.
- Identifying and predicting sources of stress within the workplace to improve the wellbeing of workers and boost productivity.
- Monitoring the security of machinery and the overall industrial facility to assist employees in managing environmental conditions.
THE HUMAN FACTOR
IN DIGITAL MANUFACTURING
The increased complexity of the manufacturing sector, in combination with the introduction of advanced technologies, such as Internet of Things, Robotics, and Artificial Intelligence, defines what is known as Digital Manufacturing.