Topic: Columns

Factora’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer’s column on Big Data and manufacturing in Data Informed

Factora’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer, wrote this column on the impact of Big Data on improving manufacturing efficiency. In this post, he breaks down what the Internet of Things, Smart Manufacturing and related terms mean to the business of manufacturing. This article originally appeared on Data Informed. Reprinted with permission.

Factora’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer’s column on the value of MES on Manufacturing.net

Factora’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer, wrote this column on why manufacturers should care about Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). The column examines what MES is along with the various advantages it offers — from allowing a plant to run more efficiently to cost savings and increased employee engagement. Published by Manufacturing.net on March 13, 2015