Manufacturing IT Summit




Blockchain – The manufacturing disruptor, September 21, 2018

Blockchain technology that offers supply chain visibility also guarantees to provide producers more certainty in regards to working with new providers of raw materials and other counterparties. As the manufacturers will need to meet criteria around sustainability and have to ensure that raw materials are not recorded in exploitative or oppressive ways, visibility in sourcing becomes much more crucial. The blockchain technology which supplies a verifiable certainty about where a manufacturing unit obtains raw materials goes a very long way towards fulfilling the requirements of buyers and their clients. The blend of the safety and transparency the blockchain technology brings to health care and financial services can also be persuasive in the production area. …

Priyabrata Sarangi, speaker at 11th edition MITS – The face of the digital transformation of Eastman Auto & Power Limited (EAPL), September 12, 2018

As mentioned by Priyabrata Sarangi, the ideal mixture of private and public clouds may minimize infrastructure landscape by up to 20 percent. He states that the version works for him because he does not have to spend and lock in a massive sum of money upfront. He's also convinced that his electronic conversion measures will yield high returns on the productivity and decrease the production deadline thus increasing the overall efficacy. Together with the ERP integration and automation, Sarangi is assuring that all data can be accumulated from the store floor level to the upper floor degree in a manner that is seamless in addition to ease machine to server integration and freedom. …

Manufacturing Workforce redefined by Artificial Intelligence, September 9, 2018

Artificial intelligence has a valuable contribution in streamlining the manufacturing process through automation of routine decisions as well as advising on executive level decisions through analytics. Being so instrumental to this transformation, some people are speculating if the factories can become 100% reliable on machines eliminating the need for human interference and hence eliminating jobs. While being bizarre and intimidating, AI is also exciting and extremely crucial for an organization to remain competitive. Managers need to keep pace with this disruptive change decide what technologies and solutions to adopt for the enterprise processes. …