Virtual Power Systems Forms Strategic Advisory Council

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Industry leaders to provide guidance on global implementation of software-defined power.

Ivanti and Avast Business Integrate Patch Management Tech into Security Platforms for Small Businesses

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OEM partnership benefits SMBs and IT service providers looking to simplify endpoint security with automated vulnerability patching.

New International Initiative to Define OPC UA Cloud Library

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OPC Foundation and CESMII initiated new joint working group joined by major industry players to enable manufacturers to speed up pre-built shopfloor and digitalization applications.

Honeywell Teams Up With Microsoft to Reshape the Industrial Workplace

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Honeywell to leverage Microsoft Azure cloud platform and connect Microsoft Dynamics 365 to Honeywell Forge, enabling predictive maintenance applications with closed-loop maintenance workflows in the buildings industry.

Industrial Automation in the Maker Era: Raspberry Pi Industrial Edge Platform

  • by Bill Lydon
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Sfera Labs has a vision to provide innovative technology bridging the best of the Maker World with the industrial automation market with the introduction of the Iono Pi Max.

Why Do Industrial IoT Projects Fail?

  • by Olivier Pauzet
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Beecham Research published a survey of IoT adopters which found that 58% of respondents stated their IoT project was either mostly unsuccessful or not successful. Why is that?

2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year Finalist Seeq Expands Support for Microsoft Cloud Services

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Seeq Corporation, Energy 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award finalist, introduces connectivity for Microsoft Azure Data Explorer high-speed data queries and Power Automate low code/no code workflow service.
 

Market Study Tracks Adoption of Cloud Application Platforms and Impact on Industrial Innovation

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New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Industrial Cloud Application Platforms with IoT market reveals the criticality of applying modern software methods for industrial innovation.

Enhanced Integration Drives Need for Enhanced Cybersecurity

  • by Bill Lydon, Automation.com
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There is an increasing recognition that an integrated cybersecurity approach is required for an entire manufacturing and production company. Many manufacturing companies are realizing with the integration of IT, OT, automation and other functions that designating one leader responsible for all cybersecurity for the company is most effective.

Pushing Plant Computing to the Edge and to the Cloud Factories

  • by Bill Lydon, Automation.com
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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.