How can technology improve your NPI process?
New product introduction (NPI), is fundamental to manufacturing. NPI is usually associated with marketing, its roots lie in the ideation process and collaboration between engineering and product management teams.
Industrie 4.0 in Action at Viva Technology Paris 2017
[Editor’s note: One of the most exciting things about Industrial IoT and smart manufacturing are innovations happening all around the globe. The blog below is from our Cisco France colleague,...
Transforming the Mining Industry with Barrick Gold
We sat down with Ed Humphries, Head of Digital Transformation at Barrick Gold, to discuss his company’s focus on digital transformation and becoming a 21st century organization.
Your Digital Factory Needs a New Network: CLUS Wrap-up
It was hot outside, but it was cool inside Cisco Live 2017! What's more, we had exciting announcements for our manufacturing customers that could help accelerate their smart manufacturing initiatives.
Ransomware: First WannaCry, now Nyetya
[Editor’s note] Join us for a webinar hosted by Martin Lee, technical lead on Cisco’s Talos threat research team, to understand the latest in the new malware variant, Nyetya. Webinar will be on Friday, June 30, 2017 at 7 am PDT / 3 pm BST / 4 pm CEST. Hear the latest on the attack […]
Industrial applications: What does a successful deployment look like?
I recently took part in a plant tour with a manufacturer in the early days of modernizing its plant floor. Two decades old, this factory had always relied on manual data collection. The team hand-carried operational data back to the office to be correlated and analyzed. Then they would make improvements or address issues they […]
Digital Manufacturing at Cisco Live 2017
Are you an Embedded IT manufacturing professional (An IT person who also works in operations) and you’re headed to
Know the Why’s of Industrial Wireless
Despite its prevalence in all areas of our lives, wireless connectivity in industrial settings isn’t as ubiquitous. There are a number of reasons for this, but mainly due to the environment.
Join us for “Real World Deployments for Industrial Applications” Webinar
There has been a lot of discussion lately around why IoT projects fail. Many projects stall at the proof of concept (POC) phase, and only about a quarter of these investments are considered a success. With these setbacks however, there are some notable achievements as well. As part of our factory of the future webinar […]