More 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.
LORAM, leading supplier of track maintenance machinery and services, needed to better track performance of mobile rail-maintenance machines. Leveraging the Microsoft® Surface™ tablets and the FactoryTalk® suite from Rockwell Automation, LORAM now remotely collects critical performance data...More