Alex Marcy, Corso Systems

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Mechanical & Electrical November 23, 2016

Intelligent automation series part 6: Understanding the process of automation systems

Automation pyramid part 6: The easiest way to understand the pyramid as a whole is to see how information moves from Level 1 to Level 5 and how to get value out of data analysis.

By Alex Marcy, Corso Systems
Manufacturing IT September 30, 2016

The framework for process intelligence and improvement

How to bridge the gap between the shop floor and the top floor by integrating process control systems with enterprise resource planning (ERP) and other business systems.

By Alex Marcy, Corso Systems
Automation, Controls July 31, 2016

Data analysis: Matching information with the right tools

Using the proper data analysis tools leads to valuable information for facility operations.

By Alex Marcy, Corso Systems
Automation, Controls January 27, 2016

Intelligent automation series part 3: Information systems

Part 3: This series explains the automation pyramid: A framework for process intelligence and improvement. The third level examines information systems and how they are the first step towards a fully connected enterprise.

By Alex Marcy, Corso Systems
Automation, Controls January 20, 2016

Intelligent automation series part 2: Automation Pyramid’s first two levels

Part 2: This series explains the automation pyramid: A framework for process intelligence and improvement. The first two levels: process equipment/instrumentation and control systems are explained.

By Alex Marcy, Corso Systems
Mobility May 15, 2015

Virtual machines and the plant floor

Virtual machines are computers running on software designed to imitate physical hardware.

By Alex Marcy, Corso Systems
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