Rockwell Automation – The Connected Enterprise

Rockwell AutomationMore than 70 million people are joining the middle class every year, increasing demand on manufacturing resources and infrastructure. Meeting this demand means being more productive, sustainable and flexible.

Fortunately, the convergence of new technologies including mobile devices, the cloud, and big data, can help securely connect plant information with enterprise systems. With the right network infrastructure and the ability to integrate information across IT and control systems, industrial enterprises can coordinate operations and communications – facilitating a demand-driven supply chain.

By bridging the gap between systems, Rockwell Automation is helping connect industrial enterprises to improve operations.


The Connected Enterprise White Papers
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Deploying Network Address Translation within a Converged Plantwide Ethernet Architecture

Whether you are an end user, OEM or system integrator, Internet Protocol (IP) addresses within your Industrial Automation and Control System (IACS) application may need to be reused....More
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Securely Traversing IACS Data Across the Industrial Demilitarized Zone

This white paper provides guidance to users on securely sharing data from the plant floor through the enterprise....More
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Deploying Identity Services within a Converged Plantwide Ethernet Architecture

This white paper introduces an approach to security policy enforcement that tightly controls access by anyone inside the plant, whether they’re trying to connect via wired or wireless access....More
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Your Best-Practice Guide to Building Better Machines. Faster.

This short guide looks at five aspects of machine-building Rockwell Automation has identified as being unnecessarily complex...More
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A Roadmap: The 5 Stages of The Connected Enterprise Execution Model

Rockwell Automation understands the challenges of making the technology changes that capture the connected opportunities because – as a global manufacturer dealing with the same challenges as their customers...More
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Aug 26, 2015

The Connected Enterprise Execution Model

Globalization and other competitive pressures are accelerating the need for manufacturers and industrial operators to improve what and how information is shared across their enterprises. Better information sharing drives better decision making, exposes process inefficiencies, facilitates best-practice collaboration and uncovers new competitive opportunities. To operationalize The Connected Enterprise requires a carefully planned journey, which we've broken down into 5 key stages. We call it the Connected Enterprise Execution Model....More
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