Manufacturers shouldn't fear innovation, but there are four steps they must take to avoid falling into pilot purgatory, writes Plex Systems' Anurag Garg
When going mobile in manufacturing, the user experience must have the shop floor operator in mind. Plex UX designer Hollie Tanner describes her approach
Sanders Candy reveals its 3-part recipe for maintaining quality and food safety, working with technology, people and regulators, as Chris Bishop of Plex explains
Manufacturers get more out of a manufacturing execution system (MES) when it connects beyond the factory floor to other enterprise systems and data, writes Mike Hart of Plex Systems
Trust your manufacturing business to the cloud? Todd Weeks from Plex explains how the MES provider tracks availability, reliability, scalability, and security
Real-world examples of wearables and augmented reality/virtual reality (AR/VR) on the manufacturing shopfloor. Plex CTO Jerry Foster shares customer stories
Cloud-based ERP has helped powertrain parts maker MFC Netform streamline operations, keep innovative and stay competitive, writes Plex System's Chris Bishop
Jason Prater, Plex VP of development, shares his perspective on how new technologies such as mobile, Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data/analytics will shape the manufacturing industry in the coming years.
A global cloud ERP system automated data collection and analytics to transform operations and sales at truck component manufacturer Accuride, writes Plex System’s Chris Bishop
Improving quality, pre-empting failures and monitoring entire product lifecycles are 3 ways big data is helping manufacturers says Jerry Foster, CTO at Plex
Wearables in manufacturing will transform shop floor activities such as training, safety and transparency, writes Plex Systems' Jason Prater.
Sure, cloud is faster, cheaper, better. It's also helped manufacturers improve quality, boost output and go real-time, writes Plex Systems' Jim Shepherd