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Ready for the Rebound

In the ultra-competitive oil and gas industry, this equipment provider weathers all business climates by minimizing waste and optimizing operations with cloud-based shop floor management software that seamlessly connects and monitors all of their manufacturing assets.
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Connected Machining

As manufacturing moves toward Smart Factories that optimize manufacturing processes, great advances in machine connectivity are adding value to automation, production data management and machine intelligence like never before.

Synching Your Shop Floor: ERP and MES Integration for Better Planning, Insight and Execution

The integration of ERP and MES starts with a cultural change within a manufacturer that embraces Big Data, mobile and Internet of Things technologies. They must add new data and process integration capabilities to their operations and improve flow/use-of-data from the top floor to shop floor. By doing this now, they will avoid becoming overwhelmed and outflanked by their competition.

Overcoming Security Worries to Move Forward with Digitalization Tactics

Digitalization and Internet of Things technologies will likely increase the volume of cyberattacks. Connected devices, online portals, and sharing of data between enterprises create risks. What can a manufacturer do? Are there safeguards that can be taken? Of course.

Automating the Shop Floor

The Smart Factory connects and integrates real-time information, advanced technology and human ingenuity in the application of manufacturing intelligence to every aspect of the business. Welcome to competition in the Internet of Things.

More About Automating the Shop Floor

Another look at how the Smart Factory connects and integrates real-time information, advanced technology and human ingenuity in the application of manufacturing intelligence to every aspect of the business. Welcome to competition in the Internet of Things.

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Software: Industry News

Geoteck is New Dealer for Hyundai WIA

They are their exclusive dealer of CNC machine tools and automation systems in the state of Michigan.

Epicor Acquires docSTAR

This deal adds collaborative cloud-based ECM and automated accounts payable solutions to Epicor ERP solutions.

IGear Joins AHTD

Membership will help expand their communications app for connecting machines.

 

Software: Products

Revolutionize Your Factory Floor with Affordable Visibility

At only $345, the cloud-capable, high speed I/O Auditor analog and digital I/O device from VIA and Intelligent Instrumentation gives shops real-time visibility into asset utilization, event status, and cloud performance dashboard capabilities.

How Visual Work Instructions Increase Productivity

Visual Knowledge Share digital work instructions from CMP address the challenges of increasingly complex products and processes, lack of standardization, and knowledge loss due to an aging workforce and high turnover; all of which contribute to productivity failures and expensive quality issues.

A Giant Step Forward in Mobile CRM

The Mobile CRM app from Global Shop Solutions gives ERP system users complete visibility of customer data from their smart phones, tablets and other mobile devices.