Resources for Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

Webinar: Industry 4.0, Where the Battle Between Domain and Data Expertise is Won

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How the digital transformation of a food manufacturer brought domain expertise and data together to lower energy costs and carbon emissions.

FDT Mobility Secures Open Automation in the Age of Industry 4.0

  • White Paper

How FDT 3.0-based solutions help industrial personnel work smarter, faster, safer and more effectively.

Webinar: Get Smart. Go Paperless. Making the Shift to a Paperless Material Flow Management System.

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If you need more flexibility in your manufacturing process, then now is the time. This webinar will discuss the benefits of a wireless, paperless, end-to-end IIoT system that optimizes material flow and enables full visibility and flexibility.

Automation 2021: OT/ICS Cybersecurity

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Operational technology (OT) systems are very different from the automation networks of 10 years ago, and while the many IT systems and IIoT devices bring huge benefits to critical infrastructure and industrial organizations, they also bring new cybersecurity challenges.

Webinar: Best Practices to Deploy Zero Trust With AI-driven Threat Detection for IT/OT Networks

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In this webinar, we will explore current security and operational challenges faced by asset owners and operators as IT/OT networks converge.

Targeted ICS Ransomware in Manufacturing: Be Prepared

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This webinar, by leaders in OT cybersecurity, provides an in-depth exploration of the threat landscape for industrial / OT automation in manufacturing. Join us to understand today's and tomorrow's threats and to explore robust, practical responses to this evolving threat environment.

6th Annual State of Smart Manufacturing Report

  • White Paper

Participants in a recent global survey of nearly 300 manufacturers recognized the importance of smart manufacturing for agile decision making, process automation and greater efficiency. This study from Plex Systems, in collaboration with Hanover Research, explores how manufacturers can use technology to address today’s challenges and take advantage of long-term opportunities.

2020 Industrial Automation Salary Survey

  • White Paper

Conducted in Fall 2020, the Automation.com 2020 salary survey reflects the early effects of pandemic-related economic upheavals for engineering, business and technical professionals in manufacturing and industry.

Automation 2021: IIoT & Industry 4.0

  • Ebook

Industry 4.0 is getting real, and technology is moving fast to support new applications that include the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). You’ll find the latest tools and techniques in this edition of AUTOMATION 2021. Discover how new value is being created by fusing OT field data with new digital technologies including the cloud, artificial intelligence, and digital twins.

Webinar: Deploy Flexible Cloud-based Automation Solutions, Fast and Easy

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In this webcast, you will hear from SOAP Engineering, who will illustrate how they have developed a hosted service on the ICONICS Suite that allows for rapid deployment to oil and gas customers.