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Consolidating, Integrating, and Using Data to Drive Business
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Melissa Scheppele, CIO, Ascend Performance Materials

I’ve heard them referred to as Rabbits and Vampires… things that reproduce rapidly and others that stare at you in the dark with gleaming red eyes. To us- in the Chemical manufacturing industry- they are sensors, mobile devices, and...

How To Succeed In Enterprise IT For DOD
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John Zangardi, CIO, United States Department of Defense

As the Acting DoD CIO, I am the primary advisor to the Secretary of Defense for Information Management/Information Technology and Information Assurance as well as non-intelligence space systems; critical satellite communications, navigation, and...

Security in Digital Age
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David Behen, DTMB Director & State CIO, State of Michigan

One of the many things that I love about my job as director of the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget (DTMB) and state chief information officer (CIO) is having the opportunity to speak to a wide variety of groups about how...

How Technology Will Revolutionize Business
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Marc Hamer, CIO & CDO, Sealed Air

At Sealed Air, part of our strategy in the IT & Digital organization is to move from being an industrial company to being better known as a knowledge-based, technology company. This mindset is the key and will be a game-changer in terms of...

Paving the Way for IoT in Your Organisation
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Lou Lutostanski, Vice President, Internet of Things, Avnet

Technology has outpaced the human imagination in becoming more accessible, inexpensive, and high-performing than we ever thought possible. Take e-readers as an example, and how far we have come—from the humble Rocket eBook in the late...

Industrial Scientific Blazes a Trail in IoT
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David DiLeo, CIO, Industrial Scientific Corporation

Company Transformation: IoT Beginnings Industrial Scientific Corporation was founded in 1985 and quickly established itself as a world leader in gas detection through its world class sensing technology, dependable gas detection equipment, and...

Transform and Run Information Technology like the Business
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Kevin Parlette, VP-IT & CIO, Dana Holding Corporation

Now that the automotive industry is picking up steam after the recession, it is critical to begin leveraging technology to innovate and enable business. In 2012, I was tasked to transform Information Technology for Dana Holding Corporation. The...

Technology Gives Eastern Students a Competitive Edge
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Elsa M. Núñez, President, Eastern Connecticut State University

Fascinating new technology tools are being used by Eastern Connecticut State University faculty to prepare students for a global economy driven by technological change. The latest technology is allowing students to see and react to the world...

Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence-A Value Proposition Primer for CIOs
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Sammy Amirghodsi, Vice President, Data Management, OCC (Options Clearing Corporation)

With increased focus on robotic process automation (RPA) to automate mundane and repetitive tasks, the next evolution in cognitive automation is now underway. Chief Information Officers (CIO) are evaluating and deploying second generation...

Robotic Strategy Part 1 (Transform, Enable, Standardize, and Scale)
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Oliver Perez, Director, EMI Manufacturing Technology, BD

Introduction As product complexity increases and manufacturing facilities demand more flexibility, market forces are impacting the way we manufacture products. In order to keep pace with these changes, robotics has emerged as a key tool enabled...

Integrated Quality Systems Requires Integrated Technology
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Donovan Hardenbrook, Director, Global Quality Management Systems, Littelfuse [NASDAQ:LFUS]

By 2018, over 1.5 million organizations will have transitioned to the new ISO 9001:2015 standard. In today’s highly competitive world, being certified to ISO 9001 not only makes business sense but is a requirement for doing business on a...

Managing Information Technology- A Race to the Finish
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Joe Iannello, VP & CIO, Capital Metro

It is well known that many disciplines and best practices are required to successfully manage Information Technology (IT) but, another critically important ingredient is required to be most successful. Project, change, problem, security, resource...

Information Technology as Business Enabler
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Sri Adusumilli, VP, CIO, IT, Centric Parts StopTech Qualis

In this article, I want to explore how and why we need to leverage information technology to enable business and key performance indicators to measure its success. "IT technology executives should understand business strategies and...

Disruptive Trends in Manufacturing IT
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Michele C. D’Alessandro, VP & CIO, Manufacturing IT, Merck [NYSE:MRK]

The manufacturing world is undergoing its fourth industrial revolution, known as Industry 4.0, spurred by the proliferation of digital capabilities (Internet of Things), and the integration of these capabilities into existing production and...

BPM in Manufacturing - A Gap Analysis
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Patrick Weber, Owner and Principal Consultant, Integrated Automation Consulting

Business Process Management (BPM) is a natural fit in manufacturing, yet many organizations remain unaware of the benefits BPM technology can provide. Three forces will drive the adoption of BPM in manufacturing: the lack of skilled workers will...

Denison Consulting Group: Powering the Connected Enterprise
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Dianne Denison, Founder & CEO

Offers a comprehensive and managed approach to the manufacturing sector to conjoin their IT and OT realms for data-driven decision-making

Rockware Corp.: Innovating Shop Floor Software Products
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Ryan Ray, COO

Provides premier customizable software products to the automotive, manufacturing, and government sectors

EngiSystems: Ensuring Consistency and Compliance within Manufacturing
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Gregory W. Pierce, President

Helping healthcare enterprises drive quality and business performance across the health care value chain...

Nonik Technologies Inc: Cost-Effective IT Solutions for Data Integration
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Eric Macy, Founder and President

Full-service IT firm providing computer security, software and hardware solutions for manufactures.

Technology Inclusions for Your Manufacturing Toolbox
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Paul Susalla, Corporate Manufacturing Technology Advancement Director, Parker Hannifin Corporation [NYSE: PH]

This is a very exciting time to be in Manufacturing! Manufacturing Engineers’ toolboxes are expanding everyday with new technologies and possibilities for greater efficiency and capability. The Fourth Industrial Revolution, or what some are...