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October 14, 2014
Machine intelligence isn't a new concept, but now it's becoming less science fiction and more of a reality. Companies should understand and prepare for the growing role of smart machines in IT and business operations.
May 09, 2014
IoT trends to watch were the talk of the Axeda Connexion 2014 conference, including upper management's increased interest in the technology.
May 02, 2014
In this week's news, read about Deloitte's newest supply chain study, Savi's new IoT sensor analytics and Epicor's release of ERP version 10.
April 04, 2014
Connecting "things" like vending machines and streetlamps to the Web can save companies time and money. But there are downsides, too.
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Some manufacturers are expanding lean and sustainability strategies to the supply chain to reduce waste and bolster efficiencies, but extending these practices outside a company's four walls won't be easy. Continue Reading
More manufacturers are realizing that supply chain sustainability efforts hold more value than just good PR. Continue Reading
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Business sustainability has moved beyond green initiatives to become an indicator of long-term success in many areas, requiring companies to carefully collect and disseminate data on their sustainable business practices. Continue Reading
IoT's impacts on the supply chain can lead to more green, sustainable business practices. Continue Reading
In this Q&A, PwC outlines its findings on 3-D printing's impact on industrial manufacturing. Continue Reading
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Long-term sustainable manufacturing calls for careful and strategic planning. Continue Reading
Bria Research Labs is using Underwriters Laboratories' Prospector database to boost its product development and testing process. Continue Reading
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In this webcast, Bob Ferrari, executive editor of the Supply Chain Matters blog, discusses the realities and strategies of supply chain risk management. Continue Reading
The possibilities of M2M supply-chain connectivity are endless -- as long as manufacturers know where and how M2M fits into the business. Continue Reading
Rather than replacing other AIDC technologies, GPS complements bar code and RFID technology and is typically deployed for logistics tracking. Continue Reading