Manufacturing

July 13, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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.

July 6, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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.

June 28, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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 […]

June 22, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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 […]

June 13, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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

June 7, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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.

June 1, 2017

MANUFACTURING

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 […]

May 16, 2017

MANUFACTURING

New Network Saves Factory $1M & Eliminates Downtime

What comes to mind when you think of Durham, North Carolina?  If you’re like most people, it’s probably one of three things: minor league baseball, Duke basketball, or tobacco. The 1988 film Bull Durham cemented the town’s notoriety and the Durham Bulls as one of the most famous minor league franchises in sports. Coach Mike […]

May 15, 2017

MANUFACTURING

WannaCry and Ransomware: How Manufacturers Can Reduce Risk

Friday, May 12 looked like a typical day for most folks as they went into work looking to finish off their day and head into the weekend. But as the day progressed, many organizations across the globe quickly realized that their TGIF was going to be spent dealing with a ransomware attack known as WannaCry. […]