Inside a Smart Factory: New Paradigms, Difficulties and Profits

31-10-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

Like anything that’s new, the terms “digital manufacturing”, “Industry 4.0”, “smart factory” are often confused, but in fact, all of these concepts represent the currents of a single trend. I mean the automation of individual machines and separate processes has evolved into full integration of all elements into a single...
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AI in Manufaturing is Your Investment in Future

23-10-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

If you browse through IT-related news or visit technology blogs all over the Internet, you might have come to realize that Artificial Intelligence (or simply AI) is omnipresent. It is used in numerous fields and industries, including finance, healthcare, education, transportation, and more. AI may even shed some light on...
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The Pros of Predictive Analytics in Modern Manufacturing

16-10-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

The concept of the Internet of Things provided the industrial world with a lot of new opportunities, including organized and continuous data collection from sensors and other devices at facilities. As of today, organizations can collect massive amounts of data on business processes in real time. Besides, thanks to cloud...
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The Use of Old ERPs vs. Digital Transformation of Your Business

10-10-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

In our previous article, we have covered the list of benefits an ERP solution brings to your business. However, it’s not about the solution itself, it’s about the way you use it. The same rule applies to the ERP system as well: do you really think that having installed a...
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Product Lifecycle Management Solutions: Overview

03-10-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

Over the past few years, the term PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) has firmly taken its place in the computerization of industrial manufacturing. It’s fair to say that nowadays PLM is experiencing a real popularity boom in this sphere. Although the abbreviation may seem a bit complex, there’s a clear definition...
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Industrial Cybersecurity: Why So Vulnerable?

01-10-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

As of today, cyber-attacks at industrial facilities have become more target oriented leading to the loss of finance, both product and equipment collapse, compromised safety and - consequently -  it ends with a damaged reputation for a business. This way, it’s fair to conclude that cybersecurity should be considered as...
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How to Implement an ERP Solution Like a Pro

19-09-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

Nowadays, Industry 4.0 brings disruptive changes to the production and logistics industries as a result of a growing spread of the Internet of Things and cyber-physical systems.The notion itself includes such innovations as intelligent products and processes, a new-generation integration in the supply chain, and the variety of digital technologies...
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New Principles and Business Models in the Era of Industry 4.0

10-09-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

Last year, Apple launched a program for processing old iPhones. As of today, robots dismantle them and remove the most valuable parts for further re-use. The rest is disposed with minimal harm to the environment. The concept of Industry 4.0 is often depicted as a mathematical sign of infinity -...
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Industry 4.0: Hopes, Fears, Reality, and Future

04-09-2018 by Dmitri Koteshov

Just recently, there’s been some serious talking about the industrial revolution in the community. Will Industry 4.0 get rid of overproduction in the world? What is the role of the blockchain technology in the new industrial future? Qualitative changes in production processes outlined under the general name of the Fourth...
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Making The Factory Smart: Step By Step

16-08-2018 by Svetlana Yurkevich

In our recent article, we touched on the basics of Smart Factory concept, its benefits and challenges that come with implementation. In a word, it’s all about the Internet of things, machine learning and advanced analytics that transform factories into dynamic, interconnected infrastructure. The “smartness” of the system generally refers...
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Industrial Internet Of Things: Smart Manufacturing

26-06-2018 by Svetlana Yurkevich

In the last decade, the adoption of the Internet of things on the enterprise level has risen to the global scale. The first country to claim the new industrial revolution is Germany who announced the term “Industrie 4.0” at the famous Hannover Fair back in 2011. Now, the concept of...
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