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Rewarding operational improvement: Target changes, not just numbers
Rewarding operational improvement: Target changes, not just numbers

Rewarding individual operators, and operations as a group, means recognizing them for their performance and acknowledging their contributions to their organization's goals. Group recognition typically is tied to lagging metrics, such as asset reliability. On the other hand, operator behavior usually is linked to... Read More

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Strategic management: 8 steps to success
Strategic management: 8 steps to success

To maximize profitability in a competitive, global environment, organizations are expected to consistently deliver on production demands while maintaining optimal performance. However, maximizing... Read More

Artificial intelligence can produce tangible process improvements
Artificial intelligence can produce tangible process improvements

A recent report released by Infosys, a global technology and consulting company, looked at how artificial intelligence (AI) will be used in manufacturing and other business sectors to improve... Read More

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The maintenance journey has been a long, slow trek for most manufacturers. It migrated to preventive maintenance, where work was done on a calendar schedule, and then to predictive maintenance, where the condition of the machine and its basic parts were monitored to understand their health, and parts replaced when performance began to deteriorate. View the digital report.
Beyond the hype: Data will drive predictive maintenance
Beyond the hype: Data will drive predictive maintenance

Today’s manufacturing news is full of stories about Big Data, artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing. It’s often hard to distinguish between hype and reality... Read More

Using condition monitoring to forecast and diagnose problems
Using condition monitoring to forecast and diagnose problems

One of the many factors in establishing an effective maintenance program is the ability to diagnose problems. Having the ability to fix those problems early is key before they become a larger issue.... Read More

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2018 System Integrator of the Year Call for Entries
Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are looking for the best integrators in the automation business for the 12th System Integrator of the Year program. The chosen System Integrator of the Year winners will receive worldwide recognition from Control Engineering and Plant Engineering, and will be inducted into the System Integrator Hall of Fame.
Deadline extended to: August 25, 2017.
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2018 System Integrator Giants
The System Integrator Giants program (SI Giants) lists the top 100 system integrators among companies listed in the CFE Media Global System Integrator Database, ranked solely on total system integration revenue. The 2018 System Integrator Giants program is open for submissions!
Deadline extended to: August 25, 2017.
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Multi-axis positioners
Multi-axis positioners

Multi-axis positioners from LazerArc come in two, three, four, and five axis varieties. Multi-axis... Read More

Managed switches
Managed switches

The 2000 series of managed switches gives machine builders an affordable switch with multicast... Read More

Remote monitoring system
Remote monitoring system

The Sentinel system from Sensaphone uses cloud technology to provide supervised 24/7 remote... Read More

Serial device servers
Serial device servers

Mencom Serial Device Servers are designed to allow industrial devices to be directly accessible... Read More

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