After the Cloud, What is the Next MES Architecture?
Your MES architecture must be Cloud capable, support devices such as AR/VR headsets, handheld displays, and be able to operate in the Cloud, on the plant floor in dedicated services, and offload some of its computational load to edge devices.
MES vs IIoT: Don’t Confuse an IIoT Platform with an MES Platform
A modern MES built on a microservices architecture with embedded intelligence is well-positioned to best leverage a capable IIoT platform.
Supplier Quality Management
Supplier Quality Management is the First Building Block of EQMS
A well-designed SQM program delivers more than just a steady stream of on-spec parts although that by itself adds considerable value.
The Digital Enterprise: Manufacturing at the Tipping Point
The pandemic revealed how important agility is for manufacturers to operate in a volatile environment – and how critical it is to become a digital enterprise.
Aerospace & Defense
Five Trends Shaping the Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing Industry
These are just a few of the important trends in a rapidly transforming industry. Aerospace & Defense is being thrust into disruption and innovation, but the good news is that digital technology has matured and is ready to respond to the new environment.
The Alphabet Soup of Enterprise Software – What is the Best Way to Navigate?
In the digital age for manufacturers, there's a greater reliance on APIs, the Industrial Internet of Things, and open-source applications which has created new opportunities for manufacturers to invest (or reinvest) in technology to improve access to data.