Digital Twin Development and Deployment on the Cloud

Digital Twin Development and Deployment on the Cloud
Author: Nassim Khaled,Bibin Pattel,Affan Siddiqui
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 592
Release: 2020-05-24
ISBN 10: 0128216468
ISBN 13: 9780128216460
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Digital Twin Development and Deployment on the Cloud Book Review:

Digital Twin Development and Deployment in the Cloud: Developing Cloud-Friendly Dynamic Models Using Simulink®/SimscapeTM and Amazon AWS promotes a physics-based approach to the field of digital twins. Through the use of multiphysics models running in the cloud, significant improvement to the diagnostics and prognostic of systems can be attained. The book draws a clear definition of digital twins, helping business leaders clearly identify the value it brings. In addition, it outlines the key elements needed for deployment, including the hardware and software tools needed. Special attention is paid to the process of developing and deploying the multi-physics models of the digital twins. Provides a high-level overview of digital twins and their underutilization in the field of asset management and maintenance Proposes a streamline process to create digital twins for a wide variety of applications using MATLAB® SimscapeTM Deploys developed digital twins on Amazon Web Services Includes MATLAB and Simulink codes available for free download on MATLAB central Covers popular prototyping hardwares, such as Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Digital Twin Driven Smart Manufacturing

Digital Twin Driven Smart Manufacturing
Author: Fei Tao,Meng Zhang,A.Y.C. Nee
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 282
Release: 2019-02-07
ISBN 10: 0128176318
ISBN 13: 9780128176313
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Digital Twin Driven Smart Manufacturing Book Review:

Digital Twin Driven Smart Manufacturing examines the background, latest research, and application models for digital twin technology, and shows how it can be central to a smart manufacturing process. The interest in digital twin in manufacturing is driven by a need for excellent product reliability, and an overall trend towards intelligent, and connected manufacturing systems. This book provides an ideal entry point to this subject for readers in industry and academia, as it answers the questions: (a) What is a digital twin? (b) How to construct a digital twin? (c) How to use a digital twin to improve manufacturing efficiency? (d) What are the essential activities in the implementation of a digital twin? (e) What are the most important obstacles to overcome for the successful deployment of a digital twin? (f) What are the relations between digital twin and New Technologies? (g) How to combine digital twin with the New Technologies to achieve high efficiency and smartness in manufacturing? This book focuses on these problems as it aims to help readers make the best use of digital twin technology towards smart manufacturing. Analyzes the differences, synergies and possibilities for integration between digital twin technology and other technologies, such as big data, service and Internet of Things Discuss new requirements for a traditional three-dimension digital twin and proposes a methodology for a five-dimension version Investigates new models for optimized manufacturing, prognostics and health management, and cyber-physical fusion based on the digital twin

Digital Twin Driven Smart Design

Digital Twin Driven Smart Design
Author: Fei Tao,Ang Liu,Tianliang Hu
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 300
Release: 2020-05
ISBN 10: 0128189185
ISBN 13: 9780128189184
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Digital Twin Driven Smart Design Book Review:

Digital Twin Driven Smart Design draws on the latest industry practice and research to establish a basis for the implementation of digital twin technology in product design. Coverage of relevant design theory and methodology is followed by detailed discussions of key enabling technologies that are supported by cutting-edge case studies of implementation. This groundbreaking book explores how digital twin technology can bring improvements to different kinds of product design process, including functional, lean and green. Drawing on the work of researchers at the forefront of this technology, this book is the ideal guide for anyone interested in digital manufacturing or computer-aided design.

Service Oriented Holonic and Multi agent Manufacturing Systems for Industry of the Future

Service Oriented  Holonic and Multi agent Manufacturing Systems for Industry of the Future
Author: Theodor Borangiu,Damien Trentesaux,Paulo Leitão,Adriana Giret Boggino,Vicente Botti
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2019-08-02
ISBN 10: 3030274772
ISBN 13: 9783030274771
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Service Oriented Holonic and Multi agent Manufacturing Systems for Industry of the Future Book Review:

This proceedings book presents selected peer-reviewed papers from the 9th International Workshop on ‘Service Oriented, Holonic and Multi-agent Manufacturing Systems for the Industry of the Future’ organized by Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain, and held on October 3–4, 2019. The SOHOMA 2019 Workshop aimed to foster innovation in the digital transformation of manufacturing and logistics by promoting new concepts and methods and solutions through service orientation in holonic and agent-based control with distributed intelligence. The book provides insights into the theme of the SOHOMA’19 Workshop – ‘Smart anything everywhere – the vertical and horizontal manufacturing integration, ’ addressing ‘Industry of the Future’ (IoF), a term used to describe the 4th industrial revolution initiated by a new generation of adaptive, fully connected, analytical and highly efficient robotized manufacturing systems. This global IoF model describes a new stage of manufacturing, that is fully automatized and uses advanced information, communication and control technologies such as industrial IoT, cyber-physical production systems, cloud manufacturing, resource virtualization, product intelligence, and digital twin, edge and fog computing. It presents the IoF interconnection of distributed manufacturing entities using a ‘system-of-systems’ approach, discussing new types of highly interconnected and self-organizing production resources in the entire value chain; and new types of intelligent decision-making support based on from real-time production data collected from resources, products and machine learning processing. This book is intended for researchers and engineers working in the manufacturing value chain, and specialists developing computer-based control and robotics solutions for the ‘Industry of the Future’. It is also a valuable resource for master’s and Ph.D. students in engineering sciences programs.

Service Orientation in Holonic and Multi Agent Manufacturing

Service Orientation in Holonic and Multi Agent Manufacturing
Author: Theodor Borangiu,Damien Trentesaux,André Thomas,Sergio Cavalieri
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 462
Release: 2018-12-12
ISBN 10: 3030030032
ISBN 13: 9783030030032
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Service Orientation in Holonic and Multi Agent Manufacturing Book Review:

This book gathers the peer-reviewed papers presented at the 8th edition of the International Workshop “Service Orientation in Holonic and Multi-Agent Manufacturing – SOHOMA’18” held at the University of Bergamo, Italy on June 11–12, 2018. The objective of the SOHOMA annual workshops is to foster innovation in smart and sustainable manufacturing and logistics systems by promoting new concepts, methods and solutions that use service orientation of agent-based control technologies with distributed intelligence. Reflecting the theme of SOHOMA’18: “Digital transformation of manufacturing with agent-based control and service orientation of Internet-scale platforms”, the research included focuses on how the digital transformation, as advocated by the “Industry 4.0”, “Industrial Internet of Things”, “Cyber-Physical Production Systems” and “Cloud Manufacturing” frameworks, improves the efficiency, agility and sustainability of manufacturing processes, products, and services, and how it relates to the interaction between the physical and informational worlds, which is implemented in the virtualization of products, processes and resources managed as services.

Practical Design and Application of Model Predictive Control

Practical Design and Application of Model Predictive Control
Author: Nassim Khaled,Bibin Pattel
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 262
Release: 2018-05-04
ISBN 10: 0128139196
ISBN 13: 9780128139196
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Practical Design and Application of Model Predictive Control Book Review:

Practical Design and Application of Model Predictive Control is a self-learning resource on how to design, tune and deploy an MPC using MATLAB® and Simulink®. This reference is one of the most detailed publications on how to design and tune MPC controllers. Examples presented range from double-Mass spring system, ship heading and speed control, robustness analysis through Monte-Carlo simulations, photovoltaic optimal control, and energy management of power-split and air-handling control. Readers will also learn how to embed the designed MPC controller in a real-time platform such as Arduino®. The selected problems are nonlinear and challenging, and thus serve as an excellent experimental, dynamic system to show the reader the capability of MPC. The step-by-step solutions of the problems are thoroughly documented to allow the reader to easily replicate the results. Furthermore, the MATLAB® and Simulink® codes for the solutions are available for free download. Readers can connect with the authors through the dedicated website which includes additional free resources at www.practicalmpc.com. Illustrates how to design, tune and deploy MPC for projects in a quick manner Demonstrates a variety of applications that are solved using MATLAB® and Simulink® Bridges the gap in providing a number of realistic problems with very hands-on training Provides MATLAB® and Simulink® code solutions. This includes nonlinear plant models that the reader can use for other projects and research work Presents application problems with solutions to help reinforce the information learned

The Digital Twin Paradigm for Smarter Systems and Environments the Industry Use Cases

The Digital Twin Paradigm for Smarter Systems and Environments  the Industry Use Cases
Author: Preetha Evangeline
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 310
Release: 2020-02
ISBN 10: 0128187565
ISBN 13: 9780128187562
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Digital Twin Paradigm for Smarter Systems and Environments the Industry Use Cases Book Review:

The Digital Twin Paradigm for Smarter Systems and Environments: The Industry Use Cases, Volume 117, the latest volume in the Advances in Computers series, presents detailed coverage of new advancements in computer hardware, software, theory, design and applications. Chapters vividly illustrate how the emerging discipline of digital twin is strategically contributing to various digital transformation initiatives. Specific chapters cover Demystifying the Digital Twin Paradigm, Digital Twin Technology for "Smarter Manufacturing", The Fog Computing/ Edge Computing to leverage Digital Twin, The industry use cases for the Digital Twin idea, Enabling Digital Twin at the Edge, The Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT), and much more. Provides in-depth descriptions of digital transformation technologies and tools Covers various research accomplishments in this flourishing field of relevance Includes many detailed industry use cases with all the right information

Enterprise Modeling

Enterprise Modeling
Author: Kurt Sandkuhl,Janis Stirna,Anne Persson,Matthias Wißotzki
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 309
Release: 2014-09-15
ISBN 10: 3662437252
ISBN 13: 9783662437254
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Enterprise Modeling Book Review:

Enterprise modeling (EM) methods and techniques are indispensable for understanding the present situation of an enterprise and for preparing for its future – particularly in times of continuous organizational change, an increasing pace of innovation, new market challenges or technology advances. The authors combine a detailed description of the 4EM methodology with their concrete experience gathered in projects. Their book addresses the modeling procedure, modeling language and modeling practices in a uniquely integrated approach. It provides practical advice on common challenges faced by enterprises and offers a flexible EM method suitable for tackling those challenges. Much of the work presented stems from actual research projects and has been validated with scientific methods. The 4EM methodology has proven its practical value in a large number of successful development and/or change management projects in industry and the public sector. The book was written for anyone who wants to learn more about EM, with a specific focus on how to do it in practice and/or how to teach it. Its main target audience thus includes instructors in the field of EM or business information systems, students in Information Systems or Business Administration, and practitioners working in enterprise or change management. The authors describe a clear reading path for each of these audiences and complement the work with a set of slides and further teaching material available under www.4em-method.com.

Digital Twin Technologies and Smart Cities

Digital Twin Technologies and Smart Cities
Author: Maryam Farsi,Alireza Daneshkhah,Amin Hosseinian-Far,Hamid Jahankhani
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 212
Release: 2019-07-22
ISBN 10: 3030187322
ISBN 13: 9783030187323
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Digital Twin Technologies and Smart Cities Book Review:

This book provides a holistic perspective on Digital Twin (DT) technologies, and presents cutting-edge research in the field. It assesses the opportunities that DT can offer for smart cities, and covers the requirements for ensuring secure, safe and sustainable smart cities. Further, the book demonstrates that DT and its benefits with regard to: data visualisation, real-time data analytics, and learning leading to improved confidence in decision making; reasoning, monitoring and warning to support accurate diagnostics and prognostics; acting using edge control and what-if analysis; and connection with back-end business applications hold significant potential for applications in smart cities, by employing a wide range of sensory and data-acquisition systems in various parts of the urban infrastructure. The contributing authors reveal how and why DT technologies that are used for monitoring, visualising, diagnosing and predicting in real-time are vital to cities’ sustainability and efficiency. The concepts outlined in the book represents a city together with all of its infrastructure elements, which communicate with each other in a complex manner. Moreover, securing Internet of Things (IoT) which is one of the key enablers of DT’s is discussed in details and from various perspectives. The book offers an outstanding reference guide for practitioners and researchers in manufacturing, operations research and communications, who are considering digitising some of their assets and related services. It is also a valuable asset for graduate students and academics who are looking to identify research gaps and develop their own proposals for further research.

Hands On Industrial Internet of Things

Hands On Industrial Internet of Things
Author: Giacomo Veneri,Antonio Capasso
Publsiher: Packt Publishing Ltd
Total Pages: 556
Release: 2018-11-29
ISBN 10: 1789538300
ISBN 13: 9781789538304
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Hands On Industrial Internet of Things Book Review:

Build a strong and efficient IoT infrastructure at industrial and enterprise level by mastering Industrial IoT network Key Features Gain hands-on experience working with industrial architecture Explore the potential of cloud-based Industrial IoT platforms, analytics, and protocols Improve business models and transform your workforce with Industry 4.0 Book Description We live in an era where advanced automation is used to achieve accurate results. To set up an automation environment, you need to first configure a network that can be accessed anywhere and by any device. This book is a practical guide that helps you discover the technologies and use cases for Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT). Hands-On Industrial Internet of Things takes you through the implementation of industrial processes and specialized control devices and protocols. You’ll study the process of identifying and connecting to different industrial data sources gathered from different sensors. Furthermore, you’ll be able to connect these sensors to cloud network, such as AWS IoT, Azure IoT, Google IoT, and OEM IoT platforms, and extract data from the cloud to your devices. As you progress through the chapters, you’ll gain hands-on experience in using open source Node-Red, Kafka, Cassandra, and Python. You will also learn how to develop streaming and batch-based Machine Learning algorithms. By the end of this book, you will have mastered the features of Industry 4.0 and be able to build stronger, faster, and more reliable IoT infrastructure in your Industry. What you will learn Explore industrial processes, devices, and protocols Design and implement the I-IoT network flow Gather and transfer industrial data in a secure way Get to grips with popular cloud-based platforms Understand diagnostic analytics to answer critical workforce questions Discover the Edge device and understand Edge and Fog computing Implement equipment and process management to achieve business-specific goals Who this book is for If you’re an IoT architect, developer, or stakeholder working with architectural aspects of Industrial Internet of Things, this book is for you.

Water 4 0

Water 4 0
Author: David Sedlak
Publsiher: Yale University Press
Total Pages: 349
Release: 2014-01-28
ISBN 10: 030019935X
ISBN 13: 9780300199352
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Water 4 0 Book Review:

Turn on the faucet, and water pours out. Pull out the drain plug, and the dirty water disappears. Most of us give little thought to the hidden systems that bring us water and take it away when we’re done with it. But these underappreciated marvels of engineering face an array of challenges that cannot be solved without a fundamental change to our relationship with water, David Sedlak explains in this enlightening book. To make informed decisions about the future, we need to understand the three revolutions in urban water systems that have occurred over the past 2,500 years and the technologies that will remake the system.div /DIVdivThe author starts by describing Water 1.0, the early Roman aqueducts, fountains, and sewers that made dense urban living feasible. He then details the development of drinking water and sewage treatment systems—the second and third revolutions in urban water. He offers an insider’s look at current systems that rely on reservoirs, underground pipe networks, treatment plants, and storm sewers to provide water that is safe to drink, before addressing how these water systems will have to be reinvented. For everyone who cares about reliable, clean, abundant water, this book is essential reading./DIV

Manual of Digital Earth

Manual of Digital Earth
Author: Huadong Guo
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 852
Release: 2020-01-01
ISBN 10: 9813299150
ISBN 13: 9789813299153
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Manual of Digital Earth Book Review:

This open access book offers a summary of the development of Digital Earth over the past twenty years. By reviewing the initial vision of Digital Earth, the evolution of that vision, the relevant key technologies, and the role of Digital Earth in helping people respond to global challenges, this publication reveals how and why Digital Earth is becoming vital for acquiring, processing, analysing and mining the rapidly growing volume of global data sets about the Earth. The main aspects of Digital Earth covered here include: Digital Earth platforms, remote sensing and navigation satellites, processing and visualizing geospatial information, geospatial information infrastructures, big data and cloud computing, transformation and zooming, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, and social media. Moreover, the book covers in detail the multi-layered/multi-faceted roles of Digital Earth in response to sustainable development goals, climate changes, and mitigating disasters, the applications of Digital Earth (such as digital city and digital heritage), the citizen science in support of Digital Earth, the economic value of Digital Earth, and so on. This book also reviews the regional and national development of Digital Earth around the world, and discusses the role and effect of education and ethics. Lastly, it concludes with a summary of the challenges and forecasts the future trends of Digital Earth. By sharing case studies and a broad range of general and scientific insights into the science and technology of Digital Earth, this book offers an essential introduction for an ever-growing international audience.

Intelligent Digital Oil and Gas Fields

Intelligent Digital Oil and Gas Fields
Author: Gustavo Carvajal,Marko Maucec,Stan Cullick
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 374
Release: 2017-12-14
ISBN 10: 012804747X
ISBN 13: 9780128047477
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Intelligent Digital Oil and Gas Fields Book Review:

Intelligent Digital Oil and Gas Fields: Concepts, Collaboration, and Right-time Decisions delivers to the reader a roadmap through the fast-paced changes in the digital oil field landscape of technology in the form of new sensors, well mechanics such as downhole valves, data analytics and models for dealing with a barrage of data, and changes in the way professionals collaborate on decisions. The book introduces the new age of digital oil and gas technology and process components and provides a backdrop to the value and experience industry has achieved from these in the last few years. The book then takes the reader on a journey first at a well level through instrumentation and measurement for real-time data acquisition, and then provides practical information on analytics on the real-time data. Artificial intelligence techniques provide insights from the data. The road then travels to the "integrated asset" by detailing how companies utilize Integrated Asset Models to manage assets (reservoirs) within DOF context. From model to practice, new ways to operate smart wells enable optimizing the asset. Intelligent Digital Oil and Gas Fields is packed with examples and lessons learned from various case studies and provides extensive references for further reading and a final chapter on the "next generation digital oil field," e.g., cloud computing, big data analytics and advances in nanotechnology. This book is a reference that can help managers, engineers, operations, and IT experts understand specifics on how to filter data to create useful information, address analytics, and link workflows across the production value chain enabling teams to make better decisions with a higher degree of certainty and reduced risk. Covers multiple examples and lessons learned from a variety of reservoirs from around the world and production situations Includes techniques on change management and collaboration Delivers real and readily applicable knowledge on technical equipment, workflows and data challenges such as acquisition and quality control that make up the digital oil and gas field solutions of today Describes collaborative systems and ways of working and how companies are transitioning work force to use the technology and making more optimal decisions

International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction 2019

International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction 2019
Author: MATTHEW DEJONG,GMB Viggiani
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 763
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 9780727764669
ISBN 13: 0727764667
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Role of Edge Analytics in Sustainable Smart City Development

Role of Edge Analytics in Sustainable Smart City Development
Author: G. R. Kanagachidambaresan
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2020-07-15
ISBN 10: 1119681332
ISBN 13: 9781119681335
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Role of Edge Analytics in Sustainable Smart City Development Book Review:

Efficient Single Board Computers (SBCs) and advanced VLSI systems have resulted in edge analytics and faster decision making. The QoS parameters like energy, delay, reliability, security, and throughput should be improved on seeking better intelligent expert systems. The resource constraints in the Edge devices, challenges the researchers to meet the required QoS. Since these devices and components work in a remote unattended environment, an optimum methodology to improve its lifetime has become mandatory. Continuous monitoring of events is mandatory to avoid tragic situations; it can only be enabled by providing high QoS. The applications of IoT in digital twin development, health care, traffic analysis, home surveillance, intelligent agriculture monitoring, defense and all common day to day activities have resulted in pioneering embedded devices, which can offer high computational facility without much latency and delay. The book address industrial problems in designing expert system and IoT applications. It provides novel survey and case study report on recent industrial approach towards Smart City development.

Twin Control

Twin Control
Author: Mikel Armendia,Mani Ghassempouri,Erdem Ozturk,Flavien Peysson
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 296
Release: 2019-01-01
ISBN 10: 303002203X
ISBN 13: 9783030022037
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Twin Control Book Review:

This open access book summarizes the results of the European research project “Twin-model based virtual manufacturing for machine tool-process simulation and control” (Twin-Control). The first part reviews the applications of ICTs in machine tools and manufacturing, from a scientific and industrial point of view, and introduces the Twin-Control approach, while Part 2 discusses the development of a digital twin of machine tools. The third part addresses the monitoring and data management infrastructure of machines and manufacturing processes and numerous applications of energy monitoring. Part 4 then highlights various features developed in the project by combining the developments covered in Parts 3 and 4 to control the manufacturing processes applying the so-called CPSs. Lastly, Part 5 presents a complete validation of Twin-Control features in two key industrial sectors: aerospace and automotive. The book offers a representative overview of the latest trends in the manufacturing industry, with a focus on machine tools. .

Briggs

Briggs
Author: Barry Briggs,Eduardo Kassner
Publsiher: Microsoft Press
Total Pages: 112
Release: 2016-01-07
ISBN 10: 1509301992
ISBN 13: 9781509301997
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Briggs Book Review:

How do you start? How should you build a plan for cloud migration for your entire portfolio? How will your organization be affected by these changes? This book, based on real-world cloud experiences by enterprise IT teams, seeks to provide the answers to these questions. Here, you’ll see what makes the cloud so compelling to enterprises; with which applications you should start your cloud journey; how your organization will change, and how skill sets will evolve; how to measure progress; how to think about security, compliance, and business buy-in; and how to exploit the ever-growing feature set that the cloud offers to gain strategic and competitive advantage.

Designing Distributed Systems

Designing Distributed Systems
Author: Brendan Burns
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 166
Release: 2018-02-20
ISBN 10: 1491983612
ISBN 13: 9781491983614
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Designing Distributed Systems Book Review:

In the race to compete in today’s fast-moving markets, large enterprises are busy adopting new technologies for creating new products, processes, and business models. But one obstacle on the road to digital transformation is placing too much emphasis on technology, and not enough on the types of processes technology enables. What if different lines of business could build their own services and applications—and decision-making was distributed rather than centralized? This report explores the concept of a digital business platform as a way of empowering individual business sectors to act on data in real time. Much innovation in a digital enterprise will increasingly happen at the edge, whether it involves business users (from marketers to data scientists) or IoT devices. To facilitate the process, your core IT team can provide these sectors with the digital tools they need to innovate quickly. This report explores: Key cultural and organizational changes for developing business capabilities through cross-functional product teams A platform for integrating applications, data sources, business partners, clients, mobile apps, social networks, and IoT devices Creating internal API programs for building innovative edge services in low-code or no-code environments Tools including Integration Platform as a Service, Application Platform as a Service, and Integration Software as a Service The challenge of integrating microservices and serverless architectures Event-driven architectures for processing and reacting to events in real time You’ll also learn about a complete pervasive integration solution as a core component of a digital business platform to serve every audience in your organization.

Demystifying Internet of Things Security

Demystifying Internet of Things Security
Author: Sunil Cheruvu,Anil Kumar,Ned Smith,David M. Wheeler
Publsiher: Apress
Total Pages: 488
Release: 2019-08-13
ISBN 10: 1484228960
ISBN 13: 9781484228968
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Demystifying Internet of Things Security Book Review:

Break down the misconceptions of the Internet of Things by examining the different security building blocks available in Intel Architecture (IA) based IoT platforms. This open access book reviews the threat pyramid, secure boot, chain of trust, and the SW stack leading up to defense-in-depth. The IoT presents unique challenges in implementing security and Intel has both CPU and Isolated Security Engine capabilities to simplify it. This book explores the challenges to secure these devices to make them immune to different threats originating from within and outside the network. The requirements and robustness rules to protect the assets vary greatly and there is no single blanket solution approach to implement security. Demystifying Internet of Things Security provides clarity to industry professionals and provides and overview of different security solutions What You'll Learn Secure devices, immunizing them against different threats originating from inside and outside the networkGather an overview of the different security building blocks available in Intel Architecture (IA) based IoT platformsUnderstand the threat pyramid, secure boot, chain of trust, and the software stack leading up to defense-in-depth Who This Book Is For Strategists, developers, architects, and managers in the embedded and Internet of Things (IoT) space trying to understand and implement the security in the IoT devices/platforms.

Modeling and Simulation of Mechatronic Systems using Simscape

Modeling and Simulation of Mechatronic Systems using Simscape
Author: Shuvra Das
Publsiher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers
Total Pages: 171
Release: 2020-03-10
ISBN 10: 1681737353
ISBN 13: 9781681737355
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Modeling and Simulation of Mechatronic Systems using Simscape Book Review:

Mechatronic Systems consist of components and/or sub-systems which are from different engineering domains. For example, a solenoid valve has three domains that work in a synergistic fashion: electrical, magnetic, and mechanical (translation). Over the last few decades, engineering systems have become more and more mechatronic. Automobiles are transforming from being gasoline-powered mechanical devices to electric, hybrid electric and even autonomous. This kind of evolution has been possible through the synergistic integration of technology that is derived from different disciplines. Understanding and designing mechatronic systems needs to be a vital component of today's engineering education. Typical engineering programs, however, mostly continue to train students in academic silos (otherwise known as majors) such as mechanical, electrical, or computer engineering. Some universities have started offering one or more courses on this subject and a few have even started full programs around the theme of Mechatronics. Modeling the behavior of Mechatronic systems is an important step for analysis, synthesis, and optimal design of such systems. One key training necessary for developing this expertise is to have comfort and understanding of the basic physics of different domains. A second need is a suitable software tool that implements these laws with appropriate flexibility and is easy to learn. This short text addresses the two needs: it is written for an audience who will likely have good knowledge and comfort in one of the several domains that we will consider, but not necessarily all; the book will also serve as a guide for the students to learn how to develop mechatronic system models with Simscape (a MATLAB tool box). The book uses many examples from different engineering domains to demonstrate how to develop mechatronic system models and what type of information can be obtained from the analyses.