The article highlights nio as it applies to supply chain computing, specifically noting the real-time capabilities of nio in an industrial environment. Author Ben Ames offers an example of how nio nodes integrate with one and other:
Applied to a manufacturing facility, that means a nio node hooked up to a flame sensor could detect a fire, then quickly send instructions to other nodes that cooperate by shutting off liquid propane burners, triggering a fire alarm, or instructing cranes to lift flammable materials out of the danger zone.
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