Recent Articles

July 8, 2014 12:02 pm
Adam Stern
A dedicated, remotely hosted Exchange Server enables companies to save money on the cost of ownership and administration. And it comes with a significant dividend: the ability to redeploy IT staff for other projects and initiatives.     
July 7, 2014 12:36 pm
Steve Leavitt
Forget everything you’ve heard about business software. Today, solutions exist that provide similar functionalities found in ERP, but without the startling price tag and complexity.                   
July 2, 2014 12:18 pm
Pierre Bergeron
Institut National D’Optique realized that it needed a better way to share critical knowledge and information across teams, to ensure an accurate, consolidated view of all information, in near real-time, and get new employees up to speed quickly in order to be efficient.
July 2, 2014 12:30 pm
Jon Minnick, Associate Editor
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in June for the 13th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 61st consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
July 2, 2014 1:20 pm
Robert Golightly
Model-based predictive control techniques have become a pragmatic choice in the industrial world. While there have been significant benefits with sustained value tools they have not been able to solve the whole problem in an integrated, systematic way.
July 1, 2014 12:32 pm
Jason Peck
The costs and inefficiencies of paper forms are no longer lost on manufacturing businesses that are ramping up efforts to shift paper forms and manual processes to mobile apps — and to integrate mobility with key business processes.     
June 30, 2014 12:21 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
Ranging from feedstock such as used antifreeze to applications that include aerospace coatings, ORG CHEM Group has thrived by finding unique and profitable ways to recycle and repurpose what many saw as simply chemical byproducts, or even waste.
June 30, 2014 12:32 pm
Adam Stern
Specialized offerings not only make IaaS providers more competitive and differentiated, they give manufacturers greater choice — a true win-win.                               
June 27, 2014 11:28 am
Anna Wells, Executive Editor
The Internet of Things is not a futuristic technology; it’s here today.                                                   
June 27, 2014 11:48 am
Martha Irvine, AP National Writer
Trying to remember the growing list of letter-number-and-symbol passwords created to access various online accounts can be a headache. But you're not the only one with this problem.                   
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