Start driving decisions with machine data.
Categories:

    Here's what we've been reading over the last week! 

    US Manufacturing Costs Are Almost as Low as China's: "BCG projects that by 2018 it will be 2% to 3% cheaper to make stuff here than in China."

    Dramatic Sustainability Gains Are Due to Process Improvement, Not Offshoring: "One conclusion that might be drawn from this finding, says the author, is that environmental regulation in the U.S., rather than simply driving the production of pollution-prone processes and products offshore, has stimulated manufacturers to make their products and processes more sustainable in the U.S."

    Attracting Manufacturing's Next Generation: "Next generation employees are used to advanced technology in every part of their lives. Being forced to perform a task with out-dated technology when they can see immediately that new tools could save massive amounts of repetitive work and time and be far more effective, is disheartening and dis-incentivizing..."

    AIM Action Plan Strives to Make the Commonwealth More Competitive: "MachineMetrics is the kind of company that may ultimately determine the ability of Massachusetts to build upon an economy that in many ways remains a paradox — an international center of technology, innovation, medical research, financial services, and higher learning near Greater Boston, but a more traditional, amorphous economy just outside of Route 128."

    Comments

    Leave a comment

    Subscribe to our mailing list

    Related posts

    Finding the Right Cloud Solution for Manufacturers

    Finding the Right Cloud Solution for Manufacturers

    As more and more manufacturers begin digital transformations to take advantage of emerging technologies within Industry 4.0, choosing the right cloud-based solution is critical.  Not only is each prod...

    Smart Machines - Improving Decision Making to Unlock Hidden Value

    Smart Machines - Improving Decision Making to Unlock Hidden Value

    With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, manufacturers are finding themselves at the forefront of fast-moving, disruptive and revolutionary change.  Among other things, this change is qu...

    Product Blog- The Truth About Job Standards

    Product Blog- The Truth About Job Standards

    How accurate expectations can increase your profitability and competitive edge We hear it all the time from manufacturers large and small: “The job standards are wrong.” Being the nerds that we are, w...

    Four Key Benefits of PaaS for Manufacturers

    Four Key Benefits of PaaS for Manufacturers

      In today’s global economy, modern manufacturing is highly competitive, with companies vying for market share and often operating on razor-thin margins.  To maintain a competitive edge, companies con...

    Driving Rapid Value and Innovation in the Cloud: An interview with MM CEO Bill Bither

    Driving Rapid Value and Innovation in the Cloud: An interview with MM CEO Bill Bither

    The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) space is trending, as manufacturing represents perhaps the largest greenfield opportunity left for digitization. As deployments increase, organizations are som...

    MachineMetrics Announces Launch of Industrial IoT Partner Ecosystem

    MachineMetrics Announces Launch of Industrial IoT Partner Ecosystem

    Collaboration with Industry Leaders to Drive Value for Discrete Manufacturers BOSTON—MachineMetrics, provider of manufacturing’s first Industrial IoT Platform for machines, today announced the formati...

    Embracing Cultural Change, a Vital Part of Digital Transformation

    Embracing Cultural Change, a Vital Part of Digital Transformation

    Manufacturing is shifting into the digital age, and it’s not only the technologies that are experiencing a transformation. Shifting from siloed and hierarchy-driven business practices to data-driven d...

    How to Avoid Being the

    How to Avoid Being the "Blockbuster" of Manufacturing

    Industries change generally for a few specific reasons: new technologies arise that present better solutions to people’s problems, people change in a way that presents new problems that require better...