Articles & News on Asset Management

Pandemic Accelerates Manufacturing Digitalization

  • by Bill Lydon
  • September 14, 2020
  • Feature

Attending the AVEVA World Digital Virtual Press Roundtable provided thoughts and insights about the impacts of the pandemic and recovery.

The Evolution of Telematics

  • by Sid Nair
  • September 13, 2020
  • Feature

Telematics will evolve from being a “dot on a map” tracking solution to a digital automation platform that ultimately guides an effective and fast decision-making process.

The Three Zeroes for Managing Production Operations

  • by Michael Brooks
  • August 30, 2020
  • Feature

Asset Performance Management 4.0 (APM 4.0) must assure all assets perform their intended duty as efficiently as possible for its whole lifecycle with minimal risks.

Digital Water Will Increase Efficiency in the Water and Wastewater Industries

  • by Dr. Charlotte Coles
  • August 18, 2020
  • Feature

Digital water technologies will innovate and drive forward new solutions in the water and wastewater industries.

Productive Robotics Enhances Cobots with Real-time, Cyber-secure Remote Monitoring

  • July 27, 2020
  • News

Productive Robotics releases Productive Analytics, providing real-time status monitoring for all OB7 cobots.

Survey: Manufacturers Don’t Expect Recovery until 2021

  • July 23, 2020
  • News

A new survey shows that manufacturers are facing continued economic challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic resulting in the need for Congress to continue to provide access to federal loan programs.

Pushing Plant Computing to the Edge and to the Cloud Factories

  • by Bill Lydon,
  • July 13, 2020
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon
Time synchronization and accelerate the continued integration of Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) groups. This trend has been facilitating changes in organizational structures, and the creation, in many cases, of integrated IT/OT groups.

Phoenix Contact announces Smart Communities online conference

  • July 12, 2020
  • News

During each one-hour session, industry experts will lead discussions about the latest technology developments in smart infrastructure and buildings. The free events will be held every other Tuesday, beginning on July 14, from 11 a.m. until noon.

Digital Transformation Leads to Integrated Factories

  • by Bill Lydon,
  • July 12, 2020
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon,
Implementing Digital Twin concepts is quickly becoming fundamental for organizations achieve real-time integrated manufacturing.

Three Ethical Considerations for Manufacturers Investing in Artificial Intelligence

  • by Antony Bourne, IFS
  • July 8, 2020
  • Feature

By Antony Bourne
This article highlights what he believes are three major ethical issues facing the industry, as manufacturers weigh up their AI investments and embark upon this new technological direction in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.