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Intelligent Podcast – Cyber Security

March 15, 2019

“In this episode, we speak with Sulemaan Ahmed, Principal at Servo Annex and AJ Khan, Founder of Cloud GRC and Cloud Security Guru about the emerging issue of Cyber Security. As Industry 4.0 continues…” Continue reading here. 

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What The Future Of Manufacturing Automation Could Look Like

March 14, 2019

Automation is already a popular manufacturing process, but with advances in AI and remote communication, this practice is likely to explode in the coming years. Automation in terms of manufacturing basically means taking rote tasks and designing a system that performs them in a fully automatic way. For example, a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant might have […]

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EMC Direct – Machine Monitoring with FreePoint Technologies.

February 26, 2019

Over 7 million North American workers work in value adding roles without getting real-time feedback to maximize manufacturing productivity – leaving them under-engaged, under-satisfied, and under-productive. FreePoint took a simple notion that you can’t improve what you don’t measure and built monitoring technologies that interface to all kinds of manufacturing equipment to provide data in […]

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A quick guide to thinking lean (by BDC)

February 26, 2019

“Thinking lean is a way of doing business in a competitive environment. Ultimately, you want to provide a product or service as quickly as possible at the highest quality and lowest cost. To do that, you need to eliminate or simplify work processes that add no value to the product or service from the customer’s […]

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Made in Simcoe County: Baxter

February 25, 2019

We are always happy to share manufacturing success stories from across Ontario. This week, we are sharing a story of a successful and inspiring manufacturer found in Simcoe County – Baxter. Baxter products made in Alliston, ON touch the lives of patients every day. You will find Baxter products and therapies on nearly every floor, in […]

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From Farm to Fork

February 25, 2019

Digitalizing your food and beverage operations can offer a competitive edge while ensuring your traceability plan is recall ready. “Tracking the movement of food and ingredients has always been a time-consuming task for food manufacturers, and it’s become increasingly difficult as our food system continues to globalize. A traceability plan is also an essential first […]

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