Why Is Industry 4.0 Taking So Long?

Why Is Industry 4.0 Taking So Long?

Why Is Industry 4.0 Taking So Long?What is Industry 4.0 and has it already arrived? As is the case with most historical progress, it’s hard to pinpoint when Industry 4.0 first started. We generally define the start of the third industrial revolution as roughly 1969, when programmable logic control systems emerged as a usable resource…

AI Driven Manufacturing - webinar

Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven manufacturing

Explore what AI can – and cannot – do to help manufacturing processes and machines perform better. To some, “Artificial Intelligence” is a scary concept that invokes images of wars between men and machines. To others, AI holds the promise of increased machine and process performance because a clever algorithm can sift through millions of…

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Live Webinar: Did you know that a 10% increase in OEE yields a 77% increase in your company’s profit?

Learn strategies to boost machine performance, reduce costs and increase enterprise value from #3 real-world manufacturing use cases Wednesday, March 3rd at 11am EST Analysis has shown that asset utilization has a tremendous influence on business success. On average, a 10% improvement in OEE (which measures availability, speed, and quality of machines on the shop…

M-Powered Mt Orab

M-Powered at Milacron plants

CLIENT: Milacron, a global leader in the manufacturing, distribution, and service of highly engineered equipment within the plastics technology and processing industry, was first-to-market with “M-Powered”, a full suite of IIoT applications based on ei3. +1.1 Billion Annual Revenue +20 Facilities Worldwide +5000 Employees OVERVIEW Milacron has several facilities that manufacture parts for their injection…

Zero Trust Remote Access Workgroup (ZTRA) by ei3

The Remote Access Workgroup

Sponsored by: What is the Remote Access Workgroup? The Covid-19 crisis has pushed manufacturers to actively develop plans for “lights out” factories and supply chains. A recent survey conducted by PMMI shows that 92% of respondents working at CPGs cannot use their existing remote access capabilities due to cybersecurity concerns. The study further noted that 36%…

OMAC selects ei3 to lead the Workgroup focused on developing guidelines for remote interfacing with automation systems

OMAC selects ei3 to lead the Workgroup focused on developing guidelines for remote interfacing with automation systems From – OMAC (The Organization for Machine Automation and Control) OMAC, The Organization for Machine Automation and Control, has formed a Workgroup to be comprised of end users and service providers to create a comprehensive best-practices handbook for…