Guenther Oettinger is the EU commissioner for digital economy and society. At the beginning of the trade fair in Hannover the Broadcasting News Channel n-tv interviewed him regarding Industry 4.0. There he talked about the fact if the EU has the necessary infrastructure for the beginning of the new digital age and what is been done so that Europe can deal with all upcoming requirements of Industry 4.0.
The necessity of data transportation is raising by a multiple
For the EU commissioner the society will be more and more networked in the following years. Important regulatory frameworks needed to be created, so that the EU will be far in the front when it comes to it for the private and industry section. Oettinger is talking about the concept of Gigabyte-Society where we are developing to.
The link to the stretching Industry 4.0 interview of n-tv you will find below: