Industry Predictions 2019 – The Innovative Technologies that will Influence the Future of Manufacturing

Industry Predictions 2019 – The Innovative Technologies that will Influence the Future of...

Published on January 3, 2019
As the New Year approaches, it is customary to look ahead and think about what the next orbit a...

Book Review:  How to Walk on Water and Climb up Walls – Animal Movement and the Robots of the Future

Book Review: How to Walk on Water and Climb up Walls –...

Published on December 17, 2018
Robots Awaken Their “Animal Spirits” Robots are getting more agile—watch some in action from co...

Digital Manufacturing Has Its Head in the Cloud

Digital Manufacturing Has Its Head in the Cloud

Published on December 11, 2018
Digital manufacturing is executed on the ground, but increasingly, the thinking is being done i...

Isn’t S&OP Really Inventory Planning?

Isn’t S&OP Really Inventory Planning?

Published on December 5, 2018
It may be that there’s no “I” in team, but inventory is certainly a major factor in Sales and O...

Recognizing the Value of Value Engineering

Recognizing the Value of Value Engineering

Published on December 4, 2018
The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum in Washington DC is embarking on a seven year, $900 millio...

What’s the Difference Between a Forecast and a Demand Plan?

What’s the Difference Between a Forecast and a Demand Plan?

Published on November 30, 2018
What’s the difference between a forecast and a demand plan? A forecast is a prediction of deman...

Quantamental Manufacturing

Quantamental Manufacturing

Published on November 28, 2018
The term “quantamental” is a mash of quantitative and fundamental, conveying a mix of computing...

Turn Your Thanksgiving Gourds Into Dinnerware

Turn Your Thanksgiving Gourds Into Dinnerware

Published on November 22, 2018
A Sustainable Need “In a world where more than 5 million bottles are thrown away every ho...

AT&T/Samsung Testbed Targets 5G Digital Manufacturing

AT&T/Samsung Testbed Targets 5G Digital Manufacturing

Published on November 19, 2018
5G is the blazing fast, fifth generation of mobile internet connectivity that’s promising much ...

Analytics are the Key to Getting Value From IIoT

Analytics are the Key to Getting Value From IIoT

Published on November 14, 2018
The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is revolutionizing the factory floor with a proliferat...

COExperience 2019 Features Hot Topics, Latest Solution Updates, and Hands On Experience for Dassault Systemes Users

COExperience 2019 Features Hot Topics, Latest Solution Updates, and Hands On Experience for...

Published on November 13, 2018
Get ready for COExperience 2019 taking place February 24-27 in fabulous New Orleans.  More than...

As Holiday Season Approaches, “Available To Promise” is Critical to Customer Experience

As Holiday Season Approaches, “Available To Promise” is Critical to Customer Experience

Published on November 8, 2018
When a customer places an order with a company, there is a certain expectation of when that ord...

Blockchain Helps Get Medical Supplies Across Nigeria

Blockchain Helps Get Medical Supplies Across Nigeria

Published on October 30, 2018
The supply chain transformation sweeping the business world is making inroads in humanitarian l...

The IIoT: Swarm Intelligence for Digital Manufacturing

The IIoT: Swarm Intelligence for Digital Manufacturing

Published on October 25, 2018
The birds and the bees and the IIoT have something in common: swarm intelligence. The Industria...