Articles & News on Asset Management

Counterfeit Parts: Manufacturing’s next threat?

  • by Nigel Smith
  • April 9, 2020
  • Opinion

By Nigel Smith
This article explains why counterfeit industrial equipment could present a ticking time bomb for manufacturers.

NiceLabel offers free subscriptions of cloud label software to organizations fighting COVID-19

  • April 7, 2020
  • News

NiceLabel has launched the non-commercial and non-profit-based initiative in order to help these organizations get much needed deliveries of medical equipment and supplies; respirators, disinfectants, masks or other critical supplies to those in need as quickly as possible.
 

MachineMetrics announces free remote monitoring solutions for manufacturers

  • April 6, 2020
  • News

MachineMetrics is offering Free Access of MachineMetrics IoT Platform and remote monitoring applications for any manufacturer involved with the production of Ventilator parts, test equipment, protective equipment, or any COVID-19 related manufacturing support, as well as to help companies produce products, increase production volumes, and bring therapies faster to market. 

ICONICS announces free use of CFSWorX Connected Field Worker and Remote Expert collaboration product for 2020

  • April 6, 2020
  • News

This is to help companies address the growing workforce and supply chain disruption created by the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.  

ABB to expedite remote connectivity for customer operations

  • April 6, 2020
  • News

ABB is working with customers to ensure the access to field operators and service engineers who cannot be on-site at this time, by delivering control room livestreams, operational insights, process data and plant key performance indicators to users sheltering at home.

COVID-19 increases importance of Digitalization and Mobility

  • by Bill Lydon
  • April 1, 2020
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon
While the April Hannover Messe event is cancelled, industrial companies remain focused on digital transformation  techniques, methods and ideas. 

Industrial Internet Consortium announces newest edition of Journal of Innovation

  • April 1, 2020
  • News

The latest issue delves into the topic of intelligent transport systems (ITS). In this edition, experts discuss important issues for ITS, including over-the-air updates, security and logistics.

Softing joins Endress+Hauser Open Integration partner program

  • March 30, 2020
  • News

All the partners are suppliers of control technology, fieldbus infrastructures, measurement technology or actuator technology: Auma Riester, Bürkert, Festo, Flowserve, Hima Paul Hildebrandt, Honeywell Process Solutions, Mitsubishi Electric, Pepperl+Fuchs, Phoenix Contact, Rockwell Automation, Schneider Electric, Turck and recently Softing Industrial Automation.

ABB announces free digital software and services

  • March 30, 2020
  • News

From Friday March 27, ABB’s Robotics and Discrete Automation business will make key software services available free of charge to its customers until December 31st, 2020.

ARC Advisory Group announces ARC European Industry Forum virtual event

  • March 30, 2020
  • News

The annual ARC European Industry Forum, “Driving Digital Transformation in Industry,” May 18-20, 2020, will move online as ARC’s first-ever virtual forum.  The event will use virtual event tools to offer live streaming of user presentations, expert panel discussions, and audience interaction.