Examples of Transformation
185363038 | Arrow | Uwe Aranas | Dreamstime
How manufacturers can break data silos through DOP-enabled technology roadmaps
How small and midsize manufacturers are using technology to ease material sourcing bottlenecks, workforce shortages, and inflationary pressures.
114009694 | Industryviews | Dreamstime
Promoting engagement, retention in changing IT/OT workforce
Many manufacturing companies are considering the employee life cycle and transforming the work experience to better support their people, partly due to trends leftover from the...
124589385 | Wrightstudio | Dreamstime
Leveraging ERP and related technologies for a diverse customer experience
Enterprise resource planning systems, CRMs and other tech such as RFID, barcoding, customer and supplier portals, blockchain, IoT, and GPS tracking all support this goal.
296235012 | Dzmitry Zelianeuski | Dreamstime
Security implications of hastily implemented AI and understanding what to do
The tech world and industrial IT and OT are abuzz over the possibilities of generative AI, which is nascent and still coming into use and thus must be approached with caution ...
79531735 | Tashatuvango | Dreamstime
How to pick the right ERP—Negotiating the purchase and the end game
At this stage, multiple software product teams might be vying for your business. What to consider when picking a finalist for your manufacturing operation and what the final steps...
Major food manufacturer cuts energy costs by 4%
87152661 | Jakub Jirsak | Dreamstime
How to pick the right ERP—More tips and tricks for the integration process
Some of these strategies can help keep implementation costs down and serve to gauge the commitment of a software provider to dedicate the time and resources to make sure their...
110947126 | Organization | Alexandersikov | Dreamstime
How to pick the right ERP—and what happens when a manufacturer chooses wrong
A well-suited product provides significant advantages to the manufacturer, especially in keeping their suppliers and schedules untangled, but the wrong one or bad implementation...
Dana Rothstein | Dreamstime
Rare-earth elements are increasingly replaceable
Recent advancements in materials engineering are easing the path to more sustainable, economical alternatives.
2482649 | Terrance Emerson | Dreamstime
When stakeholders speak ESG, 'smart' utilities listen and evolve
When customers speak environmental, social and governance, utility providers (the smart ones, at least), listen. But how are they adapting?
FDT Group Industry Perspective: FDT for the Industry 4.0 era
The FDT integration standard first came into being as a means to deal with all aspects of device configuration and diagnostic data generated by smart process instruments—and to...
Skkynet Industry Perspective: MQTT accomplishing things you couldn’t dream of doing 10 years ago
Here we chat with Xavier Mesrobian, vice president of sales and marketing with IIoT solution-provider Skkynet, to explore how machine-to-machine network protocol MQTT is evolving...
Beckhoff Automation Industry Perspective: Capitalizing on many-to-many connections, machine-to-machine initiatives & evolving Pub/Sub principles
Here we chat with Beckhoff Automation’s Daymon Thompson to explore how changing specifications and maturing digital initiatives are clarifying the modern industrial landscape ...
ServiceNow Industry Perspective: Generating wins with digital workflows
“Creating a workflow structure ultimately drives proactive improvements instead of reactive ones, leading to improved experiences.”
Parsec Industry Perspective: Aligning quality, performance and maintenance…and reaping the rewards
“In a true digital factory, performance, quality and maintenance are not the domain of just IT or OT. They become interconnected disciplines that require IT and OT to unify in...
Parsec Industry Perspective: CTO Bill Rokos on smart devices
“The potential applications for these devices are limitless.”
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