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IoT in Manufacturing: A Newer Perspective
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

The manufacturing industry is consistently showing drastic improvements in the market by implementing various technology applications like IoT in its processes. The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to see a booming development in its...

Technology Transforming Manufacturing
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Matt Meier, VP and CIO – North America, Whirlpool Corporation

The changing landscape of information technology has come to transform the market space of appliance manufacturing. The manufacturing industry has begun to shift its focus from durable goods to that of customer experiences, enabling increased...

Manufacturing Top 5 Wish List from IT
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Joe Panebianco, Director of Manufacturing Engineering, Tekni-Plex Inc

I have been in and around manufacturing companies for nearly 25 years. Over that time we have seen an unprecedented need to compete in a global marketplace. Being able to control and reduce costs in a global marketplace isn’t about getting...

"Is IoT the Next App Store?"
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Scott A. Snyder, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

It is hard to think about the current wave of digital innovation and empowered end-users without thinking about apps. Despite the app store concept in its current form really only taking root in 2008 with the launch of Apple’s App Store for...

Turning Constant Change into Business Opportunity: The Role of IT in the Modern Day Supply Chain
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Neil Hampshire, SVP & CIO, ModusLink

When Ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus now-famously noted that, “change is the only constant in life,” he couldn’t have possibly known how much that statement would resonate thousands of years later. Some may argue that...

Ever-Changing Landscape of ERP
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Jeff Wagaman, VP, Enterprise Solutions & Executive CIO, Smiths Medical [LON:SMIN]

The Upswing of Cloud Cloud computing will play a significant role over the next 5-10 years for the companies that have deployed an ERP. Both SAP and Oracle have openly stated their strategic direction is to focus on Cloud. R&D investment...

Digital Transformation, Disruption and New Business Models - HO HUM!!! Don't forget the customer!
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Larry Stolle, Global Automotive Marketing Director, SAP

The automotive industry from manufacturers, suppliers and sales and service organizations have been talking about digital transformation, new business models for several years, all driven by the pervasive and still growing power of sensors, the...

IoT Implementation in Manufacturing All Set to Grow Exponentially by 2020
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

FREMONT, CA: With organizations inclining more towards adoption of IoT solutions for smart manufacturing along with improved security and reliability, the Internet of Things (IoT) in global manufacturing market size is expected to grow from...

Innovation Initiatives for Better Manufacturing Management
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Sharon Kaiser CIO and Director of IT, New England Biolabs, Inc.

The Digital Transformation New England Biolabs (NEB) was founded in the mid-1970s and is one of the oldest biotech companies in the world. It was founded by scientists and is committed to developing innovative products for the life sciences...

Real Time Feedback Technology Will Make A Difference
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Brian R. Lurie, VP & CIO, Gardner Denver Inc.

Challenges in Technology in Manufacturing Sector and its Solutions One of my biggest challenges is the continuing existence of legacy ERP systems and looking for the holy grail of trying to combine those into a single instance. While it’s...

Extending Core Systems To Handheld Devices Allows Flexibilty
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Scott Chiavetta, CIO, Alliance Laundry Systems

Technologies giving competitive edge in the Manufacturing sector The most significant is mobile technology, and specifically the ability to leverage enterprise systems with mobile clients. In the warehouse in particular, that has allowed us to...

Performance Depends Mostly On Data, Tools, Trends, Technology
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Sheryl Fikse Bunton, CIO & VP, AGCO

Technologies giving competitive edge in the Manufacturing sector Other than the standard ERP solution, for which we use SAP, our Manufacturing Execution System (MES) is looking for the sorts of things that can handle the amount of complexity...

Microsoft Announces Collaborations to Boost Industrial Productivity
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

FREMONT, CA: Microsoft hankers for a wider market reach in today’s grandeur IT coliseum. As IoT, mobility, and cloud gain more traction in the business world cutting across industries, IT companies realize they just have to come out of their...

prime4services: Heralding the New Age of Digital Pharma
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Yasmine Peters, MD, Marco Glauner, MD and Beate Krüger, MD

Provides software consultancy and engineering services as well as project and compliance management for the pharmaceutical industry

Leading2Lean: Ushering a New Era in Manufacturing
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Keith Barr, President & CEO

Offers a cloud-based Lean Execution System (LES)—CloudDISPATCH—that provides visible real-time data on manufacturing activities, abnormalities, and production metrics to manufacturers across all verticals

Identify3D: Securing the Digital Supply Chain
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Stephan Thomas, Co-Founder & CSO and Joe Inkenbrandt, Co- Founder & CEO

Digital supply chain leader enabling secure IP, manufacturing repeatability, and end-to-end traceability of digitally manufactured parts

Stellium: IoT Solutions that Drive Enterprise and Customer Value
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Siva Shankar, Practice Lead- Manufacturing & IoT

Specialized management consulting firm committed to designing and delivering solutions that improve businesses worldwide

relayr: Guaranteed Business Outcomes
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Josef Brunner, CEO

Provides a customizable IoT platform to improve process efficiency and guarantees business outcomes through insurance

MAJiK Systems: Instant Plant Data. Real-Time Decisions
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Jared Evans, Product Manager & Co-founder

MAJiK System’s MES enables customers to monitor, analyze, and optimize their equipment, processes, and production and make informed decisions

RTS Consulting-Automation: Shop Floor to Top Floor MES for the Digital Manufacturing Enterprise
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Vic Briccardi, President and CEO

RTS’s unique value proposition is our ability to provide complete turnkey SAP MES solutions, right to the shop floor assets

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