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Engine or Anchor?
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Jim Davis, Vice Provost - Information Technology & CTO UCLA, Co-Founder Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, University of California, Los Angeles

No doubt everyone is aware of well-publicized, data-driven business transformations, for example, in the consumer-based industries—financial, transportation, hotel, entertainment, that have been extensively discussed within the CIO...

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Eric Pope, VP Operations, US Synthetic

Every manufacturing business’s viability rests on its ability to coordinate the interactions of Man, Machine, Material and Information in the least wasteful way possible to satisfy customer needs. The level of detail required to effectively...

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Eric Pope, VP Operations, US Synthetic

Every manufacturing business’s viability rests on its ability to coordinate the interactions of Man, Machine, Material and Information in the least wasteful way possible to satisfy customer needs. The level of detail required to effectively...

Applying Lean Manufacturing Principles to Information Security
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Chuck Werner, Lean Program Manager, Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center

Information, data and intellectual property may very well be among the most valuable assets to a manufacturer. But all too often, protecting these assets arn’t given that level of priority in day-to-day operations. In a business environment...

Applying Lean Manufacturing Principles to Information Security
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Chuck Werner, Lean Program Manager, Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center

Information, data and intellectual property may very well be among the most valuable assets to a manufacturer. But all too often, protecting these assets arn’t given that level of priority in day-to-day operations. In a business environment...

Giving Human Relevance to Digital Transformation
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Alba Contreras Rodriguez, President, FonS (Focus on Solution), LLC

Digital transformation does not start with technology, but with the people and processes it enables. Envision the enormous possibilities and high impact that digital transformation can have in the production process by enabling you and your...

AI wave in industrial manufacturing
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Manufacturing is the production of merchandise using human and machine labor for use and sale. In manufacturing, raw materials are transformed to finished goods which involves a process, manufacturing engineering. Like any other industrial sectors...

How Digitization is Empowering Manufacturers
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

The manufacturing sector has been on an operational excellence journey for the past three decades by embracing new technologies. Manufacturing is an excellent platform for innovation, and rapid digital advances mean manufacturers can achieve a new...

Future adoption of AI in ERP
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Finance, human resource, Manufacturing, supply chain, services etc are considered the core processes needed to run a company. The process integration of these sections is made possible with Enterprise resource planning(ERP). They use the latest...

The Industrial IOT Timebomb
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Matt Griffiths, CIO, Stanley Black & Decker Industrial [NYSE:SWK]

The average lifespan of industrial manufacturing machinery is around 20 years. To put that in context; 20 years ago, Windows 98 & Visual Basic 6.0 had just been released by Microsoft, Google had just hired their first employee and US...

Manufacturing Intelligence Techniques to Increase Farmers' Productivity
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

With the increase in the population along with the land for farming, water, and energy resources, the survival of farmers has been miserable in the U.S. The farmers are to be provided with safe and efficient crop protection, seed-care products...

Critical Success Factors for ERP Implementation in Manufacturing
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

ERP integrates all aspects of businesses such as resources, operations, monitoring, reporting, sales, and finance, giving the businesses the authority to work efficiently by maintaining a single database. ERP solutions increase the speed of...

Market and Investment Strategies Manufacturers Need Today
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Industrial and manufacturing companies are today spending more time and money on machine manufacturing equipment, production line automation, and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for the evaluation process—to analyze the functionality...

Market and Investment Strategies Manufacturers Need Today
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Industrial and manufacturing companies are today spending more time and money on machine manufacturing equipment, production line automation, and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for the evaluation process—to analyze the functionality...

The concept of Hybrid Manufacturing and What the Future holds for 3D Printing
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Digital transformation is disrupting the manufacturing process. 3D printing can enhance and augment traditional manufacturing method into a coherent and even more productive system. The concept of Hybrid manufacturing is on the rise. It is a...

Five Trends for Manufacturing's Fourth Wave: Industry 4.0 Essentials for Global Operations Leaders
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Francois Barbier, President, Global Operations and Components, Flex

Welcome to Industry 4.0, a term coined in 2011 by Henning Kagermann, the head of the German Academy of Science and Engineering. This new fourth wave is powered by advancements that include smart manufacturing, robotics, artificial intelligence,...

Cybersecurity Options for Manufacturers
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Robert Sompolski, Dean of Mathematics, Engineering and Computer Science, Oakton Community College

As modern manufacturing has become increasingly digitized, the risks that have traditionally confronted financial institutions are certain to target manufacturers. The manufacturing sector presents security challenges of a unique nature due to...

How to Manufacture Desire?
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Nir Eyal, Blogger of Product Psychology, nirandfar.com

Type the name of almost any successful consumer web company into your search bar and add the word “addict” after it. Go ahead, I’ll wait. Try “Facebook addict” or “Twitter addict” or even “Pinterest...

Refining Shop floor Processes through Intelligent Poka Yoke
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

The world realizes that Artificial intelligence (AI) can fully optimize any manufacturing environment. AI helps operators increase the accuracy and efficiency at the assembly line by keeping a watchful eye on the activities and pointing out issues...

Will Robots Replace the Manufacturing Jobs?
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With the gradual dominance of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, headlines predict the end of manufacturing jobs as the human workers will become obsolete. With robots as factory workers, making tea for you, doing all the household chores and...

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