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The Role of Technology in Manufacturing

The Role of Technology in Manufacturing

Dennis Hodges, CIO, Inteva Products

Technology-The Key to Achieve Extraordinary Visual Experience

Technology-The Key to Achieve Extraordinary Visual Experience

Glenn Pinnel, VP, CIO, Benjamin Moore & Co.

The Pros and Cons of Local and Global Sourcing

The Pros and Cons of Local and Global Sourcing

Steve Ilmrud, VP, Operations, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

Managing Information Technology- A Race to the Finish

Managing Information Technology- A Race to the Finish

Joe Iannello, VP & CIO, Capital Metro

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Cognex: An Eye For Faultless Manufacturing

The chronicle of image processing and machine vision systems dates back to 1950. However, it was only a matter of time before intelligent vision systems soaked up sophistication to outperform humans at recognizing the errors in the manufacturing processes that were often overlooked or classified as irrelevant by human eye. From face and object recognition, traffic flows optimization, food inspection, waste separation and recycling to playing the game of Go, machine vision is embedded in almost everything around us today.

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The Triple Bottom Line

The Triple Bottom Line

Billy Ingram, Director of Lean Product Development, Interface [NASDAQ: TILE]

People are the priority for the triple bottom a new method for engaging with stakeholders to improve social responsibility performance.

Big Data in Manufacturing: "It's Not Just for Predictive Maintenance Anymore"

Big Data in Manufacturing:

Jeff Cotrupe, Industry Director, Frost and Sullivan

As recently as 18 months ago, most of the conversations manufacturing companies were having with us at Stratecast’s Big Data & Analytics .

My Path to World Class Manufacturing

My Path to World Class Manufacturing

Manesh Patel, CIO & SVP, Sanmina Corp

When I started my career in information technology 30 years ago, I was lucky to win a position with a global manufacturing giant—one of the largest automotive OEMs in the world.

Manufacturing in a Digital World

Manufacturing in a Digital World

Mark Lalley, VP & CIO, UTC Climate, Controls & Security And Ed Dunn, VP, Supply Chain, and Ken Erickson, VP, Manufacturing Operations, UTC Climate, Controls & Security

How do you move the world forward? We happen to work for a company that does it quite literally through its Otis elevators.

Is That a Robot in My Factory?

Is That a Robot in My Factory?

Jim McCoy, CIO, Raytheon

When you walk into the factories at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, Arizona, don’t be surprised to find robots working side-by-side with humans on the production lines.

The "Cambrian" Robotic Explosion has Begun!

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David Tamayo, CIO, DCS Corporation

In the early 1990’s Juarez, Mexico, I was interviewing local management of a large multinational corporation.

Technology Changes to Supply Chains Demand Good Leadership

Technology Changes to Supply Chains Demand Good Leadership

Kevin Glynn, VP & CIO, DSC Logistics

Our work in supply chain is changing rapidly as we implement new technology.

Using Emerging Technologies to Overcome Top Business Challenges in Manufacturing

Using Emerging Technologies to Overcome Top Business Challenges in Manufacturing

Hans Thalbauer, SVP, IoT and Digital Supply Chain, SAP

The logistics and manufacturing industries are undergoing a revolution driven by digital transformation. Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning, and blockchain all promise to completely alter how companies conduct business.

Disruptive Trends in Manufacturing IT

Disruptive Trends in Manufacturing IT

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

While the marriage of the physical world of pharmaceutical manufacturing and the cyber world is complex and challenging, it is also exciting for anybody fortunate enough to focus on it.

Information Technology as Business Enabler

Information Technology as Business Enabler

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.

Brody Chemical Selects ProcessPro to Support its Chemical Manufacturing Operations

Brody Chemical Selects ProcessPro to Support its Chemical Manufacturing Operations

ProcessPro, a developer of mid-market ERP software solution for manufacturers has announced that Brody Chemical, a provider of commercial chemical products for automotive.

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