Information Technology http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6651/more en Big Data, from the Executive Suite to the Factory Floor http://www.industryweek.com/technology/big-data-executive-suite-factory-floor <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Big data has enthralled and enraged over the last four years, and no matter how you use it, plenty of questions still remain. Here are five to consider before implementing a big data update.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/big-data-executive-suite-factory-floor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/big-data-executive-suite-factory-floor#comments Cloud Computing Information Technology Technology The Latest Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:58:00 +0000 300301 at http://www.industryweek.com Time for More IoT Blueprints and Less Hype: Dell http://www.industryweek.com/technology/time-more-iot-blueprints-and-less-hype-dell <div class="field-byline"> Brian Buntz </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Internet of Things doesn't have to be a solution looking for a problem.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/time-more-iot-blueprints-and-less-hype-dell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/time-more-iot-blueprints-and-less-hype-dell#comments Cloud Computing Information Technology Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Tue, 14 Jun 2016 20:00:00 +0000 292091 at http://www.industryweek.com Manufacturing IT: Why Data is Dumb http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/manufacturing-it-why-data-dumb <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/iws-manufacturing-voice-0">IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body"><div></div>Too many manufacturers, says New Equipment Digest Editor-in-Chief Travis Hessman, are stuck in the Big Data trap. What they really need, he argues, is intelligence.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/emerging-technologies/manufacturing-it-why-data-dumb" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/06/podcast-promo-it1jpgcropdisplay_0.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.industryweek.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/podcast/audio/IW Manufacturing Voice2 6.13.16.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2649360">IW Manufacturing Voice2 6.13.16.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/manufacturing-it-why-data-dumb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/manufacturing-it-why-data-dumb#comments Emerging Technologies Information Technology Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:41:00 +0000 291231 at http://www.industryweek.com 5 Lessons for Successful B2B eCommerce http://www.industryweek.com/customer-relationships/5-lessons-successful-b2b-ecommerce <div class="field-byline"> Michael Moores, Founder and CEO, Envalo, Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With B2B eCommerce growing rapidly, here are five ways manufacturers can build an engaging digital relationship with existing and prospective customers.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/customer-relationships/5-lessons-successful-b2b-ecommerce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/customer-relationships/5-lessons-successful-b2b-ecommerce#comments Customer Relationships Growth Strategies Information Technology The Latest Thu, 09 Jun 2016 19:05:00 +0000 290831 at http://www.industryweek.com Raytheon Confirms $1 Billion Cyber Deal After Protests http://www.industryweek.com/technology/raytheon-confirms-1-billion-cyber-deal-after-protests <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After completing "corrective actions" following questions from the Government Accountability Office, Homeland Security last week reaffirmed Raytheon as its pick.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/raytheon-confirms-1-billion-cyber-deal-after-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/raytheon-confirms-1-billion-cyber-deal-after-protests#comments Information Technology Technology The Latest Tue, 07 Jun 2016 19:17:00 +0000 290091 at http://www.industryweek.com Raytheon Why What You’ve Heard About Cloud ERP Security and Reliability is Wrong http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/why-what-you-ve-heard-about-cloud-erp-security-and-reliability-wrong <div class="field-byline"> Plex </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Like many manufacturers, you’re probably concerned about the security and reliability of the systems that run your business. And for good reason. Downtime means no production, and no production means lost profitability. Security means safeguarding (or protecting) intellectual property and your customers' trusted information. It’s good to be skeptical—but when it comes to cloud ERP for manufacturing, make sure you’re getting the right information.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/why-what-you-ve-heard-about-cloud-erp-security-and-reliability-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/why-what-you-ve-heard-about-cloud-erp-security-and-reliability-wrong#comments Cloud Computing Information Technology Sponsored Mon, 06 Jun 2016 12:30:00 +0000 289461 at http://www.industryweek.com Three Megatrends Transforming Manufacturing http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/three-megatrends-transforming-manufacturing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>By mid-century, emerging technologies, Big Data and demographics will combine to create a U.S. manufacturing footprint dramatically different than today.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/three-megatrends-transforming-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/three-megatrends-transforming-manufacturing#comments Ideaxchange Change Management Emerging Technologies Information Technology Innovation Technology Workforce IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Fri, 03 Jun 2016 15:19:00 +0000 289141 at http://www.industryweek.com How Small Manufacturers Can Leverage Smart Manufacturing http://www.industryweek.com/systems-integration/how-small-manufacturers-can-leverage-smart-manufacturing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Smart manufacturing isn't just for large manufacturers anymore. Here's how the technology benefits small manufacturers.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/systems-integration/how-small-manufacturers-can-leverage-smart-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/systems-integration/how-small-manufacturers-can-leverage-smart-manufacturing#comments Automation Information Technology Systems Integration Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Thu, 26 May 2016 15:10:00 +0000 287351 at http://www.industryweek.com IoT's March From Docks to Drills http://www.industryweek.com/technology/iots-march-docks-drills <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How the Internet of Things is turning around manufacturing at both the macro and micro level.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/iots-march-docks-drills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/iots-march-docks-drills#comments Companies & Executives Digital Tools Information Technology Transportation Warehousing and Distribution Leadership Supply Chain Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Mon, 09 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000 278991 at http://www.industryweek.com IIoT Momentum Growing, But Concerns (Real or Perceived) Linger http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/iiot-momentum-growing-concerns-real-or-perceiv <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Users of ERP and MES solutions may seem like perfect candidates for extending their business intelligence through the IIoT, but some cited deterrents, at the M&T Show this and in our own recent research.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/iiot-momentum-growing-concerns-real-or-perceiv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/iiot-momentum-growing-concerns-real-or-perceiv#comments IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo Information Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Fri, 06 May 2016 15:07:00 +0000 281241 at http://www.industryweek.com