Cybersecurity: A warning for packaging operations

Hackers, ransomware and cyberattacks: What does it mean to a modern packaging production facility where connectivity is crucial? And what can be done? Your production operations have been optimized with advanced servo-driven machinery, wireless communications, remote access for troubleshooting and other advanced automation resources and tools that deliver higher efficiency, lower downtime and ongoing cost savings. What’s not to like? That would be the ...

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The Path to Predictive

The Industrial Internet of Things, IIoT, is creating profoundly positive impacts for the machinery industry.  Solutions are ready and available that reduce service costs, increase machine performance, save energy and improve quality. For leading machine companies the IIoT has become a significant enabler that can get them to market quickly, create additional savings, and provide profitable revenues. With so much at stake, machine builders are thinking ...

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IoT Platform Engineer

The IoT Platform Engineer is responsible for supporting our multi-discipline teams in the development, testing, training, and support of our proprietary remote services IoT platform.  The person filling this full-time position has a valuable career opportunity to work with an outstanding team of Industrial Internet professionals.  A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer & Information Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent from an ...

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ei3 working with machinery companies to commercialize the Internet of Things

Industry 4.0 — aka the internet of things — is all the rage. Even though true Industry 4.0, where every single production machine, and every single factory, is interconnected, is probably decades away if we ever really get there. This month, Best Practices takes you into that world. We’ll take a closer look at a company called ei3 Corp., founded in 1999, that sets ...

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B&W MEGTEC – Industrial Internet of Things

Industrial Internet of Things (IIot) At B&W MEGTEC Posted on GNorz.com  June 14, 2017 by gnorz Connectivity is everywhere we look.   The buzz word of Industrial Internet of Thing (IIoT) and 4.0 are in every new article we pick up.  Even at home we now have an APP to alert us when our garage door opener is operated or if the freezer is getting too warm.   ...

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Lenze teams with ei3

from Automation.com To Offer White Label Remote Analysis and Maintenance   May 19, 2017 – Many machine and systems engineering companies are still uncertain about what Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT) mean for their business model. Only a few of them have found their own strategy for dealing with the new trend. For partners of automation specialist Lenze, there is now ...

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