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

OpenText Information Management

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.

Cybersecurity in manufacturing

OpenText Information Management

Not long ago, many manufacturing CIOs thought that cybersecurity was something only the financial sector had to worry about. Why would anyone want to hack a manufacturing plant? How times have changed – now, cybersecurity in manufacturing is definitely front and center.

Medical Device Security: The Manufacturer's View

Data Breach Today

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.

The power of combining AI and analytics for manufacturers

OpenText Information Management

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

OpenText Information Management

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.

Major market trends driving the manufacturing sector in 2019

OpenText Information Management

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

OpenText Information Management

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.

Cyberattack Hits Aircraft Parts Manufacturer

Dark Reading

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

Top 5 big data analytics software benefits for manufacturing in 2019

OpenText Information Management

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.

Brexit readiness: what can manufacturers do now?

OpenText Information Management

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

OpenText Information Management

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.

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

OpenText Information Management

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?

Stay ahead of the digital curve with our Digital Manufacturing eBook

OpenText Information Management

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.

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What does asset performance optimization mean for energy and manufacturing?

OpenText Information Management

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?

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

OpenText Information Management

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.

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

OpenText Information Management

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

Perficient Data & Analytics

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

Agile for Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturing Companies

Perficient Data & Analytics

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.

The 4 key capabilities of DAM platforms for manufacturers

OpenText Information Management

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

OpenText Information Management

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

DocuWare a Life Saver for Tool & Die Manufacturer

Document Imaging Report

Contributed News manufacturing ECMDocuWare_CaseStudy_criterion_tool_FINAL Media copy. Tweet.

The top trends for manufacturing in 2018

OpenText Information Management

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.

6 great reasons why manufacturers should attend Enterprise World 2018

OpenText Information Management

The pace and scale of technological change in manufacturing is stunning. There has never been a more important time to join us at Enterprise World … The post 6 great reasons why manufacturers should attend Enterprise World 2018 appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Threatlist: Manufacturing, a Top Target for Espionage

Threatpost

lateral movement manufacturing operational technology reconnaissance vectraVectra’s 2018 Spotlight Report found that attackers can easily spy, spread and steal information, largely unhindered by the insufficient internal access controls that are in place. Critical Infrastructure Hacks Privacy Cyberattacks espionage industry 4.0

Production and predictive maintenance use cases for digital twins in manufacturing

OpenText Information Management

Ever-increasing volumes of information have changed the way manufacturers operate. More and more, manufacturers are adopting digital twins to help their organizations shift to digital-driven asset management.

To Make the Internet of Things Safe, Start with Manufacturing

Thales eSecurity

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.

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3D Printing Takes First Steps Into Serial Manufacturing Production

Synergis Software

Automobile manufacturer Audi is using its A4 Limousine, a low-production model, as a proving ground for process innovation research. One large steel frame section of the A4 has always been difficult to manufacture, so the research team decided to try 3D printing. For a generation, 3D printing has gradually gained acceptance as a useful adjunct to product engineering and manufacturing. It is up to manufacturing organizations to push the ball forward and get it rolling.

Manufacturers hold the key to clean product data portfolios

Information Management Resources

The consumer of today is not easily driven by one attractive element of a product. They want to be equipped with enough data about a product to make an informed decision. Product Data Data management Data types

Digital Transformation in a Global Manufacture Organization

Perficient Data & Analytics

In each industry and even the whole economics system, digitization and intelligentization have become buzz-words, and it will help the manufacture industry upgrade its production, management and efficiency to the next level.

A new data platform revitalizes a century-old manufacturer

IBM Big Data Hub

Owens-Illinois (O-I), the world’s largest manufacturer of glass containers, used worldwide by many leading food and beverage brands, recently began just such a reinvention. A company only survives for 115 years by reinventing itself, questioning assumptions, and constantly looking for an edge.

20 Questions to Ask During a Real (or Manufactured) Security Crisis

Dark Reading

There are important lessons to be learned from a crisis, even the ones that are more fiction than fact

How to improve manufacturing ROI with prescriptive analytics

IBM Big Data Hub

Today's manufacturing organizations operate in a dynamic environment characterized by increased complexity and uncertainty. The financial performance of manufacturers hinges on their ability to rapidly adapt to constantly-changing conditions, from demand fluctuations to delivery challenges while managing production costs efficiently.

The impact of digital transformation

OpenText Information Management

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Podcast: Why Manufacturers Struggle To Secure IoT

Threatpost

Too often, many IoT device manufacturers are opting to leave out costly security features for their small, low power connected devices. . IoT Podcasts DDoS IoT IoT Consumer Device IoT Device IoT security Threatpost podcast

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California Enacts New Requirements for Internet of Things Manufacturers

Hunton Privacy

According to Bloomberg Law, the Bills’ non-specificity regarding what “reasonable” features include is intentional; it is up to the manufacturers to decide what steps to take. Manufacturers argue that the Bills are egregiously vague, and do not apply to companies that import and resell connected devices made in other countries under their own labels.

CVE-2018-4251 – Apple did not disable Intel Manufacturing Mode in its laptops

Security Affairs

Positive Technologies while analyzing Intel Management Engine (ME) discovered that Apple did not disable Intel Manufacturing Mode in its laptops. This week, researchers Maxim Goryachy and Mark Ermolov published a blog post that revealed Chipzilla’s ME contains an undocumented Manufacturing Mode. ” The only way to access the Intel Manufacturing Mode is using a utility included in Intel ME System Tools software, that anyway isn’t available to the public.

Hackers have stolen customer data from Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company for nearly one year

Security Affairs

Cyber criminals have stolen customer data from the Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company for nearly one year using a malware. Hackers hit the Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company and compromised its computer system to steal customer payment card data for an entire year. Attackers breached into the computer system at Titan Manufacturing and Distributing company to steal customer payment card data for roughly a year. Titan Manufacturing and Distributing, Inc.

Hackers are Hurting the Internet of Things in More Ways Than you Think

InfoGoTo

They can also include smart sensors and different apparatuses in critical infrastructure sectors like manufacturing, energy, transportation systems and more than a dozen others that the Department of Homeland Security has identified. ” Privacy & Security Encryption energy infrastructure site manufacturing network router search engine transportation systems web properties web-based attacks

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How a Manufacturing Firm Recovered from a Devastating Ransomware Attack

Dark Reading

The infamous Ryuk ransomware slammed a small company that makes heavy-duty vehicle alternators for government and emergency fleet. Here's what happened

Report: In Huge Hack, Chinese Manufacturer Sneaks Backdoors Onto Motherboards

Dark Reading

If true, the attack using Supermicro motherboards could be the most comprehensive cyber breach in history