Articles & News on Operations & Management

Optimas Solutions Enhances Portfolio with PPE and MRO Products to Focus on Urgent Demand Given COVID-19

  • News

Opens 30,400 sq. ft. distribution center in St. Louis for PPE, MRO products, along with standard parts.

Need to Manage Risk and Increase Safety Will Propel the Machine Safeguarding Solutions Market

  • News

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Machine Safeguarding Solutions market reveals that safety is an integral part of today’s factories, particularly in mature economies.

Emerson Launches Virtual Access to Mobile Road Show

  • News

Emerson will kick off its Mobile Road Show on Nov. 4, 2020, featuring an interactive mobile service center, which will run for nine months across multiple countries. The event is now available virtually for those who cannot attend in person.

DEPCOM Power Optimizes Operation of Solar Generation Assets

  • News

DEPCOM Power and their system integrator partner Vertech use Seeq to support data-based decision making for performance optimization across wide-ranging solar power generation assets.

Cybersecurity and Safety: Increasing Risks and Escalating Impacts

  • by Mark Baggett
  • Feature

The truth is cyber-attacks with dire consequences no longer live merely in film or the digital realm for that matter. They’ve transcended into the physical world with real, tangible impacts.

AVEVA Partners with Chemicals Business, SCG to Monitor Critical Assets and Prevent Downtime

  • News

Strategic collaboration between the organizations extends the engineering digital twin and harnesses AI-infused asset performance management to prevent unplanned downtime.

Why Energy Producers Need to Increase Remote Operations Capacity Today, and How to Transition Securely

  • by Bill Moore
  • Feature

Prompted by the widespread and far-reaching implications of the novel Coronavirus, we have witnessed a sudden shift to a hybrid workforce that includes on-site, remote, and distributed teams. The vast majority of companies lack the remote infrastructure needed to maintain operational continuity and protect against cybersecurity risks associated with remote work.

Honeywell and Vertiv to Improve Sustainability for Data Center Operations Across the Globe

  • News

This joint effort combines Honeywell operational technology experience with Vertiv’s critical digital infrastructure solutions to create more sustainable and efficient data center operations.

Automation Specialist Joins Exclusive Group of Rockwell ThinManager System Integrators

  • News

adi Automation, a division of the UK-based engineering business, adi Group, was recently confirmed by Rockwell Automation as one of just a small number of accredited Recognized System Integrators for its ThinManager production platform.

Envisioning the Future: Ignition Community Conference 2020

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

The Inductive Automation Ignition Community Conference 2020 (ICC2020) has become an important event for automation professionals, and this year’s virtual event due to the pandemic was no exception.