I have fallen off the blogging wagon but am now climbing back on. Maybe creating some standard work around this endeavor will help, so I am going to give it a try. Meanwhile, I have various bits of news to share...
"Restoring applications and data from backup is a long manual process that can take hours or even days to complete. In today's 24/7 manufacturing environment, that kind of prolonged downtime just isn't going to cut it."
While the increased production means good news for the auto manufacturers, it also seemingly means a reduction in another tradition of the summer shutdown: maintenance.
The role of service in developing customer loyalty is a valuable lesson that should be studied by any company in any industry that is subject to volatile market conditions. This is now clear: The service operation can be a saving grace.
Two CEOs show they recognize the roles maintenance and reliability play in manufacturing performance.
Nigerian subsidiary declares force majeure due to repair work on pipeline.