Articles & News on Operations & Management

Ambi Robotics Returns to Berkeley and Expands Headquarters

  • May 4, 2022
  • News

Ambi Robotics unveiled its new headquarters in Berkeley, Calif. to support company growth and new product development.

SEMI Veteran Paul Trio Takes Reins of SEMI Standards Program

  • May 4, 2022
  • News

SEMI today announced the promotion of 20-year SEMI veteran Paul Trio to Director of the SEMI International Standards program, effective immediately.

FRABA Group Reports Double-Digit Growth in 2021

  • May 4, 2022
  • News

New CREDEMUS and UBITO businesses create potential for exciting business opportunities.

From Digital Transformation to Business Agility

  • by Renee Bassett
  • May 4, 2022
  • Feature

Lean processes bring the holistic view and basic principles, while agile processes bring the flexibility of short-cycle implementations (sprints) for continuous improvement. This feature originally appeared in the April edition of InTech magazine.

Case Study: Offshore Oil Platforms Use PC-Based Condition Monitoring & Control

  • by Jesse Hill
  • May 3, 2022
  • Case Study

System-integrated vibration analysis monitors the load-bearing capacity of steel structures in offshore energy production.

Continuous Improvement Is Not Digital Transformation

  • by Bill Lydon
  • May 3, 2022
  • Opinion

To be competitive in your industry, it is important to understand the difference between continuous improvements that leverage new technology and manufacturing digital transformation. This feature originally appeared in the April issue of InTech magazine.

Telenor, Aker and Cognite Establish Software Security Company

  • May 3, 2022
  • News

Aker, Cognite and Telenor are establishing a software security company to serve industry and operational technology.

Advantech, Hivecell Partnership Accelerates Edge-as-a-Service Solution for Scalable AIoT

  • May 3, 2022
  • News

This new collaboration shortens time-to-market for business-ready, edge-as-a-service solutions connecting legacy systems to the network edge and cloud.

Automation Development: Change the Industry, Not Just Your Company

  • by Sandy Vasser
  • May 2, 2022
  • Feature

The retired head of Instrumentation, Control & Electrical professionals within ExxonMobil Upstream makes the case for open systems development for automation projects. This feature originally appeared in the April issue of InTech magazine.

Worldwide Silicon Wafer Shipments Edge Higher to New Record in Q1 of 2022

  • May 2, 2022
  • News

Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments in the first quarter of 2022 surpassed the previous record high set in the third quarter of 2021, rising 1% quarter-over-quarter to 3,679 million square inches.