Accelerating digital transformation in manufacturing

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The global manufacturing sector is in the midst of a crisis on a scale not seen before. At one point, according to BCG, more than 90% of manufacturing plants in Europe and 65% in the US were closed due to COVID-19.

Industry Guide to Manufacturing: Four trends for the Intelligent and Connected manufacturer

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While the manufacturing sector has continued to grow steadily over the last decade, the forecast from the US National Association of Manufacturers is for growth in the US to slow in 2019 due to skills shortages and the high cost of raw materials.

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ATM Manufacturer Diebold Nixdorf Hit With Ransomware

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Company Says April Attack Caused 'Limited IT Systems Outage' Diebold Nixdorf, one of the largest makers of ATMs, says it sustained a ransomware attack on April 25, but it experienced only a "limited IT systems outage" and ATM machines were not affected

Predicting the top 7 trends in manufacturing for 2020

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After starting the year strongly, manufacturing left 2019 faced with shrinking production and global uncertainty. Deloitte suggests manufacturers should increase the resilience in their operations while building and improving their ‘digital muscle’.

Is data monetization the way forward for manufacturers?

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In the latest edition of the Manufacturing Leadership Council Journal, I wrote about the advantage of monetizing data for manufacturers. Data … The post Is data monetization the way forward for manufacturers?

Medical Device Security: The Manufacturer's View

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Michael McNeil of Philips on the Manufacturer's Role in Improving Device Cybersecurity Awareness of medical device security issues has grown dramatically over the past few years.

COVID-19: Security Risks As Manufacturers Shift Gears

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As automobile manufacturers and others rush to shift to production of ventilators and other medical equipment and supplies to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic, they must take steps to ensure security, privacy and safety risks are addressed, says technology attorney Steven Teppler

Georgia Wire Manufacturer Struck by Ransomware

Data Breach Today

Southwire Says It's Bringing Systems Back Online A large Atlanta-area manufacturer of wire and cable says it has brought some systems back online after what appears to be a ransomware infection.

IoT devices at major Manufacturers infected with crypto-miner

Security Affairs

Hackers have infected with a piece of malware some IoT devices running Windows 7 designed by three of the world’s largest manufacturers. The experts reported that several IoT devices at some major manufacturers have been infected with a cryptocurrency miner in October 2019.

Cyberattack Hits Aircraft Parts Manufacturer

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Belgium's Asco has shut down manufacturing around the world, including the US, in response to a major cybersecurity event, but what happened isn't clear

Tracking Cybersecurity Threats in Manufacturing

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With the rise of the industrial internet of things comes a far broader attack surface in the manufacturing sector. Chris Morales of Vectra outlines findings of a new report on cyberattack trends in the manufacturing sector

The power of combining AI and analytics for manufacturers

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become one of the hottest topics in manufacturing today. Combining AI … The post The power of combining AI and analytics for manufacturers appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing

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Without … The post Five use cases for digital twins in manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs. The digital twin is one of the fastest growing applications of Industrial IoT technology.

IoT Malware Campaign Infects Global Manufacturing Sites

Dark Reading

The infection uses Lemon_Duck PowerShell malware variant to exploit vulnerabilities in embedded devices at manufacturing sites

Cyber-Criminal espionage Operation insists on Italian Manufacturing

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ZLab researchers spotted a new malicious espionage activity targeting Italian companies operating worldwide in the manufacturing sector. Additional details, including IoCs and Yara rules are available here: Cyber-Criminal espionage Operation insists on Italian Manufacturing.

Tesla, SpaceX Parts Manufacturer Suffers Data Breach

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Visser Precision has confirmed a security incident likely caused by the data-stealing DoppelPaymer ransomware

Major market trends driving the manufacturing sector in 2019

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Earlier this year, OpenText™ became a member of the Manufacturers Leadership Council, the highly influential leadership network for senior executives in the manufacturing industry.

Key factors driving digital transformation in manufacturing

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The race to digitally transform is more intense than ever for manufacturers. A new InfoBrief from IDC, Digital Transformation in Manufacturing, shows that manufacturing is at the heart of digital transformation’s perfect storm, and outlines how … The post Key factors driving digital transformation in manufacturing appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

IoT to the Domestic Manufacturing Rescue

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One area that has seen bursts of technological change over the last 100 years is manufacturing. Unfortunately, that … IoT to the Domestic Manufacturing Rescue Read More ». The post IoT to the Domestic Manufacturing Rescue appeared first on RFID Global Solution.

Swiss rail vehicle manufacturer Stadler hit by a malware-based attack

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Stadler, a Swiss manufacturer of railway rolling stock disclosed a data breach, hackers attempted to blackmail the company. International rail vehicle manufacturer, Stadler , disclosed a security breach that might have also allowed the attackers to steal company data.

Brexit readiness: what can manufacturers do now?

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It’s a particularly uncomfortable and uncertain time for the UK manufacturing industry in the face of Brexit ambiguity. Compliance Information Management Innovation Tour brexit industry regulation information governance manufacturing Manufacturing Industry

GDPR in manufacturing: Where to start, threats and opportunities

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Although it seems like we’ve been talking about this new legislation for a long time, companies in every sector have been slow to react, with almost a third of small UK manufacturers not even beginning GDPR preparations.

Top 5 big data analytics software benefits for manufacturing in 2019

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Data has long been the lifeblood of manufacturing. Manufacturers are beginning to deploy big data analytics for two essential tasks: … The post Top 5 big data analytics software benefits for manufacturing in 2019 appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Plugging the Data Leak in Manufacturing


Critical Infrastructure InfoSec Insider IoT Data security digital guardian IIoT Industrial infosec insiders Internet of things manufacturing security concerns tim bandosIIoT-generated data – calibrations, measurements and other parameters – still need to be stored, managed and shared securely.

Manufacturing 4.0? Industry 4.0? It’s all digital manufacturing to me

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I recently attended the Manufacturers Leadership Summit hosted by Frost & Sullivan in LA. This three-day event was full of presentations, case studies and discussions on the journey to Manufacturing 4.0. The Manufacturing Leadership Summit is … The post Manufacturing 4.0?

5 top trends that will drive digital transformation in manufacturing

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Digital transformation Manufacturing industry Data managementData from connected equipment, lines, processes and facilities is pouring into factories – and the information locked in these data streams has transformed how industrial organizations manage operations, solve issues and adapt to change.

Analytics and AI. The rise of the data-driven manufacturer

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Global economic growth for the manufacturing sector is slow with few signs of recovery. Manufacturing firms are still a long way off fully exploiting the mountains of data they produce. The rise of the data-driven manufacturer appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Times are tough.

U.S. Manufacturer Most Recent Target of LokiBot Malspam Campaign


manufacturing company is the latest organization to be targeted with the LokiBot trojan - although this most recent campaign harbored some bizarre red flags. A large U.S.

Stay ahead of the digital curve with our Digital Manufacturing eBook

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The world’s largest information management conference was packed with sessions designed to help manufacturers get the most from their digital journey. Among the many things happening during the show was a very significant launch: OpenText’s new Digital Manufacturing eBook.

What will be the effect of Brexit in the manufacturing industry?

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It has since rolled back from that statement, but this has only added to the confusion and uncertainty surrounding Brexit in the Manufacturing industry. Manufacturing is one sector that will be seriously affected … The post What will be the effect of Brexit in the manufacturing industry?

Streamlining the Manufacturing and Automotive Treasury Function

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The strategic vision of the manufacturing and automotive treasury function is to deliver efficiency, control, and scalability.

The top trends for manufacturing in 2018

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We’re now quite well into 2018 but I thought it was still worth putting together a blog on the trends I see affecting manufacturing over the coming year.

The 4 key capabilities of DAM platforms for manufacturers

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In my last blog, I took a look at Digital Asset Management (DAM) and how manufacturers can use this technology to take full advantage of the rich media being created within the supply chain. … The post The 4 key capabilities of DAM platforms for manufacturers appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Customer Experience Management Customer Experience dam dam platform dam solution digital asset management Industry manufacturing Manufacturing Industry

Applying Digital Asset Management (DAM) to improve manufacturing operations

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Some sections of the manufacturing industries have been slow in adopting a customer-centric approach to their business. Let’s face it.

What does asset performance optimization mean for energy and manufacturing?

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These conversations boiled down the three core issues around asset performance: deploying digital technologies, the ‘first to be second’ approach and the … The post What does asset performance optimization mean for energy and manufacturing?

Consumer Reports Calls for IoT Manufacturers to Raise Security Standards

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A letter to 25 companies says Consumer Reports will change ratings to reflect stronger security and privacy standards

New Lemon Duck Malware Campaign Targets IoT, Large Manufacturers


Malware campaign targets global manufacturers that are still dependent on Windows 7 subsystems to run fleets of IoT endpoints.

Agile for Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturing Companies

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I’ve had the pleasure of working with many small and mid-sized manufacturers. Customer Experience Data & Analytics Integration & IT Modernization Manufacturing Strategy agile agile approach agile framework agile manufacturing manufacturing medium-sized manufacturing small manufacturingThese companies are typically much more flexible and able to mobilize quickly compared to their larger counterparts.

DocuWare a Life Saver for Tool & Die Manufacturer

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Contributed News manufacturing ECMDocuWare_CaseStudy_criterion_tool_FINAL Media copy. Tweet.

To Make the Internet of Things Safe, Start with Manufacturing

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Typically, when they are manufactured, IoT devices receive their initial identity in the form of a “digital birth certificate.” Therefore, manufacturing is the first critical link in the chain to establish trust across the IoT.