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Industrial Internet Consortium Publishes COVID-19 Edition of Journal of Innovation

How IoT can help businesses ensure worker, consumer safety

BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 17, 2020 – The Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC™) today announced the 15th edition of the Journal of Innovation (JoI) IoT Enabling Fast Response to COVID and other Pandemics. As of this publication date, this New York Times chart shows more than 50.5 million worldwide cases of COVID-19 and more than 1.2 million deaths. This edition of The IIC Journal of Innovation shows how IoT will play a crucial role in helping IT organizations adjust to the “new normal,” from working at home to social distancing.

“The impact on global business has been unprecedented as millions of workers have moved their offices to their homes,” said Edy Liongosari, Co-Chair IIC Thought Leadership Task Group and Chief Research Scientist, Accenture Labs. “In this edition of the JoI, IIC members discuss how IoT can help companies protect themselves and others now and aftermath of the pandemic.”

This edition of the JoI consists of expert guidance contributed by industry leaders from IIC member organizations, including the following articles:

The Journal of Innovation highlights the innovative ideas, approaches, products, and services emerging within the industrial internet in areas such as digital twin, data, IoT and digital transformation, AI, smart cities, smart factory, and edge computing. Past and present Journal of Innovation editions can be viewed and downloaded online. To watch a Journal of Innovation webinar, click on the associated hyperlink, register, and watch on-demand.

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