IIoT (Industrial Interet of Things) or Industy 4.0 is a new era in automation industry, which help to move forward with digital transformation. Remote access, quick view of asset state through dashboards, rapid infomation in case of failure through e-mail or smart application, data analytics and proposed targeted actions are only a few advantages of cloud stystems.
Main advantages of IoT and digitalazation in maritime industry are:
- Remote track the vessel's position and monitor the state of health of most critical onboard assets
- Monitoring the fuel consumption in real-time, resulting in economy
- Increased efficiency of overall operation of the vessel
- Schedule maintaince in equipment that mostly needed
- More mature communication between office and onborad officers