FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Real World Results When Demand-Driven Production Planning and Scheduling is Synchronized
By Thomas R. Cutler and John Maher
In today’s complex manufacturing environments, the physical processes of manufacturing involve so many moving...
CISCO Live 2016: Disruption, Data Communications to Drive Industrial Success
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Attending Cisco Live 2016, it is clearer than ever that to be successful, industry needs to leverage the...
Why Lack of Visibility into Manufacturing Operations is a Security Problem
By Barak Perelman, Indegy
Monitoring industrial networks in the manufacturing sector poses unique challenges. The emergence of ICS-native...
Automating IT Compliance Audits
By Dean Wiech, Tools4ever
Having the proper controls in place at the front end of the process can make audit reporting relatively painless. IM and...
NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
- Siemens receives TÜV SÜD certification at 7 German sites
- Axiomtek partners with SYSCON-PlantStar to facilitate Asian manufacturing
- Kepware announces participation in oil & gas cybersecurity research project
- Beckhoff to highlight IIoT hardware and software tools at IMTS
- Sekisui Plastics establishes Mexican operations with $7M manufacturing facility
- USMTO for August shows manufacturing technology orders are up
- Automation Federation welcomes SANS Institute as its seventh working group
- TrendMiner announces $1.1 Million funding from The Innovation Fund
- The past, present and future of smart factories
- Eclipse Automation joins newly formed Smart Automation Group
- AAES receives top ASAE Honors for its Engineering Competency Model
- Ransomware Masked as Rockwell Update
PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
5ME releases Freedom 4.0 update to Freedom eLOG software
Freedom 4.0 focuses on manufacturing efficiency that integrates to provide full transparency into manufacturing processes. These include asset...
Lanner introduces NCA-1210 network security gateway
NCA-1210 is a combination of form factor and computing processor, designed to be a network gateway for small and medium enterprises, retail, branch...
SignalFire announces AES-128 encryption for wireless remote monitoring
AES-128 Encryption supports a more reliable and secure wireless network infrastructure within all its communication systems. The encryption...
MEDIAin Manufacturing Operations Management
RESOURCESin Manufacturing Operations Management
The program is designed to help professionals involved in industrial IT and industrial control systems improve their understanding of, and acquire...
The title of the second edition—Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles: Protecting the Critical Infrastructure—was...
Manufacturers around the world are contending with a growing skills shortage resulting from the influx of new technologies. To address these...
WHITE PAPERSin Manufacturing Operations Management
In order to improve efficiency and remote management on the CNC shop floor, networking is required from both device level and infrastructure...
This document summarizes the manufacturing execution system (MES), or manufacturing operations management (MOM) solution implemented by a leading...
An effective communication infrastructure can make it possible for industrial equipment to deliver high levels of reliability,...
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
The overall objective of the delivery is to provide a standardized and unified way of accessing operational data from different assets via...
Since June 2016, Brenntag GmbH has been using the OpenTAS Terminal Management System to load its heating oil and diesel products at its terminal in...
Epicor ERP will provide ESP Group with the platform for managing growth by connecting all business critical systems and data sources to increase...
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Featuring the cutting-edge in factory, process, and building automation, this event has established itself as the place to see the automation industry’s most innovative solutions and technologies. Industrial Automation will stand alongside four additional shows from Germany's HANNOVER MESSE and provide an exceptional opportunity for business development.
Wonderware is again changing the Industry landscape from Human Powered to Empowered Humans. Let us show you a new level of control – a level of control that has the power to change industry itself. Learn about the latest advances in process and automation engineering, share your professional insights, attend roundtable forums on the latest industry topics and network with your peers.
Conference tracks, featuring sessions led by the world’s leading experts, will cover critical instrumentation, communications, control systems, safety and security topics. Engineers, technicians, and plant managers from the oil and gas, refining, chemical, petrochemical, and other process industries will benefit from this three-day intensive event. Social events, keynote presentations, panel...
TRAININGin Manufacturing Operations Management
Get the comprehensive operational (OT) cybersecurity training you need Only a staff well trained in operation focused cybersecurity can protect the vital industrial automation software, systems, and devices that control an industrial facility.
Intensive training for protecting control systems from cyber attack During four consecutive weeks, ISA—the developer of the world’s only consensus-based industrial cybersecurity standards (ISA/IEC 62443)—will be offering a series of basic-to-advanced, hands-on and highly-intensive industrial data communications and cybersecurity training courses.