Part 1: Manufacturers, it’s time to reboot network security
When manufacturing operations are digitized and interconnected, there’s more potential exposure and greater need for proactive protection.
2021 Manufacturing Trends Series – Part 1: Sustainability
I’m writing this blog (unlike other podcast corresponding blogs) on the heels of recording the sustainability episode. Which, given the abnormality of the timing, is due to a number of reasons, the main one being that it’s a subject that (you’ll soon hear) I’m incredibly passionate about. Disclaimers A few disclaimers before we begin though: While we have done a lot of research for this […]
Manufacturing in 2021 – the IDC perspective
There is no way to talk about the last year within the manufacturing industry without bringing up the impact of COVID-19. Manufacturing was unprepared to deal with disruption, which has caused many across the industry to rethink their approach to the business, and how to be better prepared.
Welcome to the IoT Industry Roundtable on IoT and the Circular Economy
Learn how IoT technologies are helping forge the circular economy in this industry roundtable.
The Kickoff: 2021 Manufacturing Trends Podcast Series
The impact of 2020 2020 was a year we all were more than happy to finally put behind us. Between COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdowns, manufacturing was one of the hardest hit industries, with over $1 trillion lost (Source: IDC’s Worldwide ICT Spending Guide: Industry and Company Size, 2020). Worker safety, product mix and supply […]
Live from home: Cisco at Rockwell Automation Fair 2020
Things look a bit different this year… As this year (finally) comes to a close, it’s hard to not look back and think of what could have been. Whether it’s family gatherings, travel plans, career moves, or even just going to your favorite bar, 2020 feels like a bit of a lost year. Personally, something […]
Cisco’s Manufacturing Leaders Podcast is BACK!
A lot has changed… Our last Manufacturing Leaders podcast was released in March. Who could have known how different the world would be not long after it was posted? Like many of you in the industry, Cisco has faced plenty of challenges with the roller coaster this crisis has put us on. Yes, we are […]
Preview: 2020 Manufacturing Virtual Summit November 9-10
A lot has changed over the past several months. For the manufacturing industry, the changes have been sudden and drastic, with many manufacturers forced to shut down operations, while others had to find ways to continue their essential work. A lot still remains uncertain, and as we look forward to 2021, the question on everyone’s […]