Arkansas Manufacturing Solutions Helps Lead the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Monday, August 27, 2018
Revolution is a powerful word. Historically, it’s only been after a revolution has concluded that the impact is realized. The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is the fourth major industrial era since the initial Industrial Revolution of the 18th century, and we’re witnessing it in real time. Characterized by the fusing of the physical, digital and biological worlds, it’s having an impact on all industries.
4IR is marked by emerging technology breakthroughs in a number of fields, including robotics, artificial intelligence, blockchain, nanotechnology, quantum computing, biotechnology, The Internet of Things, 3D printing and autonomous vehicles. These technologies are improving lives, creating new jobs and making goods cheaper and better.