Tag: technologies

Process, R & D

Syncron think-tank reveals 2018 manufacturing industry predictions

December 12, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

Syncron, a leading provider of cloud-based after-sales service solutions, has published a paper entitled ‘2018 After-sales Service Predictions: Strategies for Empowering Manufacturers to Deliver Game-Changing Value’. The predictions have been compiled with the help of industry thought leaders, who have […]

Process, R & D

Creating a smarter factory floor with Industry 4.0

November 9, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

Big data analytics, the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing are all familiar concepts. As key technologies under the Industry 4.0 umbrella, it is likely that each of these will begin playing a significant role in reshaping the way […]

Process, R & D

Five Technological Applications Impacting Manufacturing Innovation

May 26, 2016

Via: Manufacturing Innovation Blog

A manufacturer can be innovative in various ways beyond the use of technology. Innovation can include the utilization of new business models, the development of new processes and services, and the enhancement of existing products too. Technology does support and […]

Process, R & D

Automation Brings Manufacturing Back Home

April 14, 2016

Via: Automation World

Though some argue that robots are putting Americans out of work, the flipside of that argument is that manufacturing wouldn’t be here at all without the robots. According to Jim Lawton, fleets of robots working alongside people will reduce costs, […]