Workplace SafetyCould You Reduce your Manufacturing Workplace Safety Risks? (webcast)

Are your manufacturing workers safe? Many companies don’t know. Yet, the risk of not knowing workplace safety is high. The global COVID-19 pandemic has brought a new focus to the health and safety of onsite frontline employees. Those workers are in high demand, and part of knowing who is at risk comes down to their

Hidden FactoryThe Power in the Hidden Factory: Unlocking the Untapped Potential in Manufacturing Operations (webcast)

Could your production operation be more productive? Sometimes it’s difficult to tell, despite having plenty of data. Sometimes, metrics like overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) don’t even help uncover the hidden factory. Yet, OEE can and should pinpoint opportunities. Find out how to improve more reliably in this June 9th webcast at 11:00 am EDT. Please

Advanced Analytics in ManufacturingHow Advanced Analytics in Manufacturing Can Lead to Cost Cuts (guest post)

Could deeper insights lower some manufacturing costs? For years, continuous improvement programs have successfully lowered operating costs. Now, companies are using advanced analytics in manufacturing to find even more opportunities. This is not your father’s analytics. Rather, it correlates among different data sources, including IoT, to deliver fresh insights for confidently moving to reduce costs.

Semiconductor InnovationRetool Semiconductor Innovation for Profit (survey results)

How can semiconductor companies make their product innovation even more profitable? By moving beyond technical prowess. By retooling innovation for a modern lifecycle management approach for digital continuity. This white paper is based on a Tech-Clarity survey of 277 semiconductor and high-tech professionals to find out how semiconductor companies manage product development and product lifecycles.

Cost of Poor QualityWhat is the Cost of Poor Quality in Your Manufacturing Environment? (guest post)

What does Poor Quality Really Cost? Calculating the actual cost of quality problems is not straightforward. Some of the expenses are apparent, but many are not. Quality is important to customers and to business profitability. So, truly understanding the cost of quality warrants the effort. Fortunately, advanced manufacturing technologies can help analyze and understand expenses

Manufacturing DataManufacturing Data: Can It Finally Flow? (guest blog)

What current challenge have manufacturers been wrestling with for at least 35 years? System integration. Getting manufacturing data to flow has always been a problem. And it still is. Based on Tech-Clarity research The Manufacturing Data Challenge: Lessons from Top Performers, most of the 300 respondents’ companies need better ways to integrate IT and OT data.