Smart Manufacturing for SemiconductorIts Time for Semiconductor to Smarten Up! (presentation)

Can the most sophisticated manufacturing in the world get smarter? Join Julie Fraser in this session to challenge yourself. Consider what you don’t already know in this session at Siemens Industry Software’s Realize Live virtual user conference. It is based on the paper Smart Manufacturing for Semiconductor she authored prior to joining Tech-Clarity. This session

Plant Data Management (survey invitation)

How do leading manufacturers manage the many streams of data in their plants? What is the business impact of turning disparate data streams into useful, actionable information or data sets for analysis? Please take 10 to 15 minutes to fill out this short survey to share your perspective. As a thank you, we will send you a

IT/OT ConvergencePractical Approaches to IT/OT Convergence (guest post)

How can plants leverage all of their data more effectively? One foundation is for IT and OT to converge. But that does not have to be far in the future. My guest blog Practical Approaches to IT/OT Convergence discusses why and how to tear down the wall between manufacturing engineering and their operational technology (OT)

Julie Fraser ThumbTech-Clarity adds Manufacturing Software Analyst Julie Fraser

Tech-Clarity is pleased to announce that we are expanding our research team and extending our coverage to manufacturing operations software! Industry veteran and long-time research analyst Julie Fraser joins Tech-Clarity as Vice President of Research, Manufacturing Software. Julie brings with her a wealth of depth in manufacturing, scheduling, quality, maintenance, and smart manufacturing. Please visit

Industrial IoT PlantIoT, Industrial IoT, and Digital Twins in Food & Beverage Production (animation)

How can food and beverage companies use digitalization to dramatically increase flexibility, enhance consumer responsiveness, and improve productivity? This episode of Tech-Clarity TV, Revolutionizing Food and Beverage Production with the Industrial IoT and the Digital Twin, shares how food producers can leverage digital twins and the IoT to improve performance.  This video series is sponsored

Digitalization in the Medical Device Industry (animation)

How can digitalization help medical device companies improve innovation and drive profitable growth despite increased complexity and regulatory scrutiny? This animated video offers a look at what a digital medical device company looks like and offers three initiatives companies can adopt to start their digital transformation. Digitalization offers significant benefits to medical device manufacturers because