Recent Articles

April 9, 2015 11:05 am
Wayne Warren
As an ever-growing number of smart, connected devices generate more and more data in a global information space, here’s a look at how embedded database technology will underpin the Internet of Things.
April 8, 2015 10:47 am
Simon Wieczner
HTML5 technology permits a radical simplification in document access across the entire supply chain. Because there are only basic prerequisites in equipping users in the supply chain with the ability to access important documents, this technology is truly revolutionary. 
April 7, 2015 10:54 am
John Hinchey
While the e-commerce business model can certainly lead to increased sales and greater customer satisfaction for retailers, it has placed more pressure on manufacturers and distributors. 
April 6, 2015 10:49 am
Tom Grace
Information and best practices for identifying and avoiding counterfeit electrical products.
April 2, 2015 11:42 am
Steele Clayton & Shelley R. Thomas
A discussion regarding the use of performance guarantees and service level agreements to establish contractual metrics that allows both customer and vendor the opportunity to assess objectively the other party’s performance under the contract. 
April 2, 2015 12:00 pm
Jon Minnick, Associate Editor
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in March for the 27th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 70th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
April 1, 2015 10:36 am
John Renick
As we look at staying competitive in an ever-changing global market, the value of connectivity — connected people, processes and technology — cannot be underestimated. Manufacturers must implement a fully connected framework for top asset performance and strategic data analysis.
March 31, 2015 11:52 am
Melissa Topp
Here’s a ‘Top 10’ of what you should expect from a top mobile remote monitoring software solution.
March 30, 2015 11:06 am
Sagar Jethani
While Apple is to be credited for helping force the evolution of wearable tech beyond being mere novelty items, manufacturers following in Apple’s wake must avoid the temptation to merely produce baubles with microchips.
March 27, 2015 11:09 am
Greg Goodwin
This week, Greg Goodwin of LNS research is counting down the top 5 asset performance trends in the manufacturing sector. 
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