Industrial Automation

May 30, 2013

MANUFACTURING

Messages on Hannover Messe Part 2 – Rudolph Maly and 4th Industrial Revolution

Rudolph Maly, Head of Cisco Connected Industries for EMEAR, talks about the 2013 Hannover Messe event in Germany and says “Welcome to the 4th Industrial Revolution!” Here is the second installment from the recent Cisco presence at Hannover Messe presence. The first installment can be viewed here: Cisco Messages on Hannover Messe Part 1, Guy […]

April 25, 2013

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Cisco Power Over EtherNet (POE) – What’s the Benefit to Your Business?

An introduction to how Cisco Industrial POE can simplify electrical wiring, increase device portability, and lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). This is available on the Cisco IE3000 and IE2000 Series products now. IP devices are becoming Ubiquitous, and the Internet of things is upon us, and predictions are for billions of devices connected over […]

April 22, 2013

MANUFACTURING

Is Manufacturing Coming Back to the US?

Manufacturing Exports up over past 18 months for USA. Douglas Burtnick of Aberdeen Asset Management was heard on NBR recently talking about how the US export story is really interesting, and often overlooked by those not focused on the manufacturing industry. He said…  “Companies are seeing external demand for anything from machinery, to electronics, to […]

April 11, 2013

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Cisco and ODVA at 2013 Hannover Messe

The buzz this year at Hannover Messe Fair is around "The Integrated Industry".  One of the key technologies that's enabling this convergence is unmodified Ethernet being deployed...

April 5, 2013

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Learn About the Power of Integration at Hannover Messe 2013

This Monday is the beginning of Hannover Messe Faire noted by companies and organizations as the world's premier industrial technology showcase.  This years Faire has a clear focus on core technologies...

December 4, 2012

MANUFACTURING

Manufacturing’s Evolving Workforce

The United States continues to be the world’s largest manufacturing economy, employing nearly 17 million people – about 1 in 6 private sector jobs. However,  the modern manufacturing industry is struggling to attract the highly skilled workers it needs  for the tech-savvy, evolving role required in today’s manufacturing operations. Historically, manufacturing jobs were thought of […]