Articles & News on Project Management

How to Decide if Open or Proprietary IIoT Solutions Are Right for You

  • by Ethan Chen
  • May 24, 2022
  • Feature

Through analysis, data not only can help optimize products and services but can also significantly improve operational efficiency, increase profits and create new business models that previously were not possible.

Seeq and Customers to Present at AVEVA PI World in Amsterdam

  • May 16, 2022
  • News

Presentations and demos will showcase how Seeq and the PI System enable customers to gain new insights to improve operations and production outcomes.

Lightly Secures $3M Seed Round to Clean Up Data for Machine Learning

  • May 11, 2022
  • News

Swiss YC-backed startup Lightly has secured funding round led by Wingman Ventures to solve data challenges in machine learning as it plans to launch in Silicon Valley.

Endress+Hauser Canada Celebrates 'Green' Building

  • May 10, 2022
  • News

Endress+Hauser Canada has erected one of the country’s “greenest” commercial buildings for 20 million euros.

Embrace the Edge to Avoid Unscheduled Downtime

  • by Johan Jonzon
  • May 10, 2022
  • Feature

Because unscheduled downtime is far more costly than planned downtime, it’s important that manufacturers have real-time information about their equipment and processes to avoid unexpected faults and failures. Here Johan Jonzon, CMO and co-founder of edge analytics platform developer Crosser, explains how edge analytics provides instantaneous data to prevent unscheduled downtime.

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.

UniversalAutomation.Org Welcomes ExxonMobil as a Member

  • April 28, 2022
  • News

UniversalAutomation.Org has welcomed ExxonMobil as a member. ExxonMobil has been using the IEC 61499 runtime as part of an Open Process Automation test bed, having previously deployed the runtime for a successful prototype at an ExxonMobil pilot plant.

PassiveLogic Raises $15 Million from Brookfield Growth

  • April 14, 2022
  • News

Brookfield partners with PassiveLogic to bring the first general purpose autonomous platform to the building market.

Escaping Pilot Purgatory: Preventing IoT Project Failure

  • by Johan Jonzon
  • April 4, 2022
  • Feature

Johan Jonzon, CMO and co-founder of edge analytics pioneer Crosser, explains how manufacturers can prevent IoT project failure in the age of Industry 4.0.

The Decarbonization Pathway: How to Work Toward Sustainability in Operations

  • by Melissa Landon
  • March 17, 2022
  • Feature

Schneider’s decarbonization pathway espouses four basic steps: Define success, set targets, deploy programs and sustain results. Though each plant will need to apply the steps differently, some general principles for successful application apply in every case.