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          Rockwell Automation Blog

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          Digital Transformation and Mining Workforce Shifts

          November 8, 2019

          Technology is changing the way mining companies do business and one of the most impacted areas is the workforce. Learn how digital transformation is changing mining roles for the future.

          Add Emulation to your Speed to Market Toolbox

          November 6, 2019

          CPG companies are gaining significant launch-time advantages with emulation technology. Recent advances are making it easier than ever to employ.

          Inclusion and diversity

          November 6, 2019

          Join us at the top of every hour to hear from a variety of thought-leaders on how culture, community outreach, supplier diversity and a focus on talent can impact your business.

          Surviving the Skills Gap

          November 6, 2019

          Solutions like digital workforce productivity simplify workers’ jobs and enhance how they work, making them critical in tackling the manufacturing skills gap.

          Paper Mill Migrates to Modern DCS

          October 30, 2019

          For this paper mill, migrating its batch digester to a modern DCS offered significant improvements in yield, quality and operator efficiency.

          The Benefits of Remote Support for Manufacturers

          October 21, 2019

          Plant managers can’t be everywhere, all the time. But in many ways, they need to be. Remote support can provide valuable expertise and backup whenever it’s needed.

          Smart Manufacturing Benefits EV Production

          October 16, 2019

          A smart-manufacturing strategy can help overcome production challenges and produce high-quality electric vehicles quickly.

          Get Ahead of Failures with Predictive Analytics

          October 11, 2019

          Predictive analytics dashboards provide insight into potential issues before they happen, so you can prevent machine or equipment failures and avoid downtime.

          Five Reasons Why You Should Go to Automation Fair

          October 4, 2019

          We are here to help you make the case for why your boss should let you go to Automation Fair, which, by the way, is November 20-21 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

          Cut Costs and Inefficiencies with the Right MAC

          September 30, 2019

          Reduce integration challenges by embedding an OEM MAC in your gas processing facility projects.

          Wireless Makes the Connected Mine Possible

          September 30, 2019

          With a unified network infrastructure in place, mining operators can implement wireless and reliably connect their people, places and technologies.

          Challenging Machine Builders to Think Differently

          September 20, 2019

          Food and beverage companies can achieve smart manufacturing goals by specifying smart, flexible machine technology. Are you asking the right questions?

          LOTO Training Protects Workers and Manufacturers

          September 18, 2019

          Lockout/tagout training is required by OSHA for authorized employees and affected employees. Learn what should be included and how often it’s needed.

          The Unsung Heroes of Industrial Security

          September 16, 2019

          By uncovering vulnerabilities and helping companies fix them, researchers help prevent what could be major security incidents.

          How to Future-Proof Your Powertrain Production

          September 13, 2019

          Flexible and scalable drivetrain or powertrain production operations can help you keep up with consumer demand and adapt to technology changes.

          Veteran Hiring Fills High-Tech Skills Gap

          September 11, 2019

          While veterans make great employees, moving from military to civilian employment can be tough. One veteran offers advice on creating a smooth transition.

          How Predictive Analytics Improves Efficiency

          September 9, 2019

          Food and beverage companies are finding productivity gains in hidden data. With the help of predictive analytics, they’re using this data to make informed decisions.

          One Smart Path. Extraordinary Machine Flexibility.

          September 9, 2019

          With a unified control platform, OEMs can better leverage the latest advanced technologies and optimize customers’ return on investment.

          Five Ways to Overcome Your Operational Challenges

          September 6, 2019

          The struggle with downtime can feel like a never-ending battle. More manufacturers are turning to third-party providers for OT remote management services.

          Want to Attract Top Talent? Lead With Your Mission

          September 2, 2019

          Manufacturing needs to reshape its image to attract and retain top talent. Candidates are looking at work culture, vision and mission and differentiators.

          Get a Richer Picture of Production Performance

          August 30, 2019

          Companies around the world are already using enterprise operational intelligence solutions to create more competitive operations, and they’re seeing results.

          Impact of Ecommerce on Packaging Equipment Design

          August 28, 2019

          Independent cart technology answers the call for a better way to manage the high-mix, agile packaging needs of our made-to-order world.

          Get Predictive Insights Without a Data Scientist

          August 16, 2019

          Controller-based predictive analytics use AI technology to help you detect production issues before they lead to downtime or scrap.

          OT Patch Management Strategy: 7 Best Practices

          August 14, 2019

          Manufacturers that want to avoid devastating cyberattacks should prioritize proactive OT patch management as part of their cybersecurity strategy.

          When Water Hammer Knocks, You Better Answer

          August 12, 2019

          Learn how to prevent water hammer by “softening” the dynamics of starting and stopping a pump through the use of a soft starter.

          Drive Out Distortion With a Low-Harmonic Drive

          August 9, 2019

          Drives with built-in distortion mitigation help protect process integrity and uptime in water/wastewater operations.

          Digital Twin: Now and For the Future

          August 7, 2019

          Digital twin technologies are transforming the industrial space, elevating how we interact with our environments and offering great potential for the future workforce.

          Invention Versus Innovation: Which One Is Better?

          August 5, 2019

          Are you an inventor or an innovator? 4 indicators that a company supports innovation and creating a culture where your ideas thrive.

          Network Cable Installation: Make It a Priority

          August 2, 2019

          It’s critical to include a standards-based physical network design into your project scope, along with the logical network on the front end to help pave the way to success in the long term.

          Copper Smelter Goes All In on a Modern DCS

          July 31, 2019

          ENAMI needed a modern control system with strong diagnostics, easy maintenance, and data management to support business decisions and operational improvement.

          Reimagine Your Smart Machines with Edge Computing

          July 29, 2019

          Combining a machine’s control and computing hardware into one platform can help OEMs create smarter, more secure and capable machines.

          Reduce Downtime with Performance Dashboards

          July 26, 2019

          The smallest uptime increase can add millions of dollars to a bottom line. Performance dashboards organize OEE data so manufacturers can identify growth opportunities.

          Underemployed Veterans Get Shot at Success

          July 22, 2019

          For unemployed (or underemployed) veterans, a 12-week program can prepare them for highly sought-after high-tech roles.

          Lockout/Tagout Procedures: Do Additions Help?

          July 19, 2019

          When it comes to lockout/tagout procedures, is it helpful or unnecessary to add information to the document? The answer isn’t always simple.

          Virtualization Enables High Availability, Low TCO

          July 17, 2019

          Manufacturers are migrating from physical hardware solutions to a virtualized environment where multiple applications and operating systems can live.

          Are You In Break-Fix Mode With Your Machines?

          July 15, 2019

          Three priorities will help you justify migration: operations, finances and corporate strategy. And there’s another factor to consider: employees.

          Industry 4.0: The Challenges and Risks

          July 15, 2019

          There are many benefits to digital transformation. The challenges include security, testability, data collection, and legislation and standardization.

          Beyond Data Integrity

          July 8, 2019

          Thanks to advances in digital technologies, life sciences companies can now use data more holistically to drive real-time business outcomes.

          Visibility & Segmentation are Security Must-Haves

          July 5, 2019

          To protect industrial devices against security risks, you need two things: a clear view of your network activity and the ability to segment your network into discrete parts.

          Using a VFD With Synchronous Capabilities

          July 3, 2019

          Using a variable frequency drive (VFD) with synchronous bypass and transfer capabilities can yield significant cost savings.

          Bringing Manufacturing Closer to Home

          July 1, 2019

          Technology underpins Industry 4.0 potential, but the most important factor remains the people making it happen.

          Fifty Not Out (and Just Getting Started)

          July 1, 2019

          The relationship between vendor and customers has never been more now as we seek to leverage the opportunity of 4IR technologies.

          People of the Revolution: Do Not Fear Change

          July 1, 2019

          We help people to change and improve things with technology. And we live our brand promise of expanding human possibility.

          The Technology Cycle – Chicken and Egg?

          July 1, 2019

          Ireland's potential will be unlocked by its digital transformation culture and driven by each industry’s specific needs.

          Why Should Miners Embrace IIoT?

          June 26, 2019

          In order to optimize mine performance, miners must first be willing to embrace change. Embrace the Internet of Things (IoT).

          AC Drives Give You a Countdown to Downtime

          June 21, 2019

          New AC drives learn how they’re being used and adapt to changes. This allows you to see their predicted life down to the hour to reduce unplanned downtime.

          Let’s Transform the Future

          June 19, 2019

          Engineering is at its best when it is practiced by everyone. That is why STEM education and diversity are so important.

          Reconciling the Two Truths of Automation Systems

          June 17, 2019

          A digital twin can unite your CAD and controls to help you create better industrial automation systems that are delivered on time, on spec and on budget.

          A Unified Solution for Measurement and Control

          June 14, 2019

          Improve measurement and control with a unified solution for multi-well pad operations.

          Smart Data Replaces Big Data

          June 12, 2019

          Big Data in industrial IoT applications will increasingly get replaced with Smart Data to derive business value quickly and cost-effectively.

          Five Easy Digital Wins for Mining Companies

          June 10, 2019

          The benefits of digital transformation are undeniable. But each project comes with potential roadblocks. Here are three risks to the success of your project and how to avoid them.

          E-learning: Evolving to Bridge the Skills Gap

          June 5, 2019

          As jobs have become more advanced and technological, the industrial skills gap has widened. But a game-changer has arrived: e-learning.

          Is It Time to Digitize Your Lab?

          June 3, 2019

          A modern DCS can ease technology transfer – and help speed life sciences products from pilot plant to market.

          From "Washdown" to "Hygienic Design"

          June 2, 2019

          Collaboration between CPG manufacturers and OEMs helps unify processing and packaging applications – and eases the way to compliance.

          AngloGold Modernizes with a New DCS

          May 29, 2019

          AngloGold chose a modern DCS for its activated carbon process facility. Their operators quickly transitioned to simpler ISA 101 compliant grayscale displays with increased visibility.

          How to Reduce Lead Time, Build Efficiency

          May 27, 2019

          Custom machine builders are improving time to market with smarter machine engineering. See how you can build efficiency with a single control platform.

          Weighing Your Options for Simple Motor Control

          May 26, 2019

          Every motor control application is different, so what method provides the best fit and function? Push button or PLC control?

          The Value of Plant Safety Dashboards

          May 24, 2019

          Safety dashboards are useful around the plant to help optimize the health of your machines and workers.

          Gain Flexibility with Modern Batch Systems

          May 22, 2019

          The utilization of a modern batch control systems helps chemical producers achieve more flexible, productive and efficient operations.

          A Pioneer of Smart Manufacturing

          May 20, 2019

          Innovations that paved the way for smart manufacturing took root decades ago. This pioneer helped focus a thousand points of light to what we know today.

          Serving Up Value By Controlling F&B Processes

          May 19, 2019

          Food and beverage manufacturers can use model predictive control to create a standard model for production, optimizing capacity while maintaining or improving quality.

          5 Business Cases for Using AC Drives with Safety

          May 17, 2019

          Boost productivity, simplify systems and get better insights into your operations using AC drives that deliver advanced safety over Ethernet.

          Outdated Multimodal Port Modernizes with a New DCS

          May 15, 2019

          The largest port in central Chile, Los Ventanas, is now also its most modern after a new CEO helped to automate all processes using a modern DCS.

          Modernize Your Power System, Boost Productivity

          May 13, 2019

          Oil and gas producers are feeling the pain of relying on aging systems. The use of intelligent packaged power cuts risk and costs, while unleashing information for performance improvement.

          Eight Tips To Crush Your Internship

          May 12, 2019

          How do you get what you need from your internship (and impress your employer)? 8 tips to make the most of the experience.

          Gain Better Visibility of Your Plant Operations

          May 10, 2019

          Digital technology can transform your maintenance, repair and operations asset data into something you can use.

          What Every OEM Should Know About Skid Integration

          May 8, 2019

          How to sidestep common roadblocks, minimize engineering time and speed deployment.

          Winning Companies Think Like Their Customers

          May 6, 2019

          To understand customer expectations, you have to think like a consumer. What impresses you about a company’s service? What drives you away?

          21st Century Services: From Expense to Asset

          May 5, 2019

          What is ‘now’ for industrial services in the 21st Century, and what’s next as industry and its people develop and reinvent themselves?

          Industrial Security Takeaways from Hannover Messe

          May 3, 2019

          Three considerations that can help inform and strengthen your own industrial security strategy.

          Six Books Challenge Your Views on Work

          May 1, 2019

          Instead of choosing business and leadership books that reinforce your beliefs, consider reading a few that challenge your assumptions.

          Cybersecurity Assessments: Improve Your Posture

          April 29, 2019

          The journey to improve your industrial security posture may seem complex. Determine your target security posture with security assessments.

          Unleash the Potential of Your Oil & Gas Operations

          April 26, 2019

          Get the most from your oil and gas equipment by building a strong analytics strategy that can be paired with the perfect information solution.

          Digital Transformation of Mining

          April 22, 2019

          Technology is changing the way mining companies do business. Here are five tools you can easily bring online at your mine and quickly see tangible results.

          E-learning: Make Time for Your Skills Development

          April 19, 2019

          Prioritizing continued learning and training is in your best interest as an employee. With e-learning, making time for professional growth is easy.

          Meet Metal Production Challenges with MES Software

          April 15, 2019

          MES can help combat production challenges for metal producers by ensuring that the right product is delivered at the right time.

          Things To Consider If You Mentor Interns

          April 12, 2019

          Internships can be a powerful learning and development tool. Or they can distance a learner from a field of study, company or industry. 3 tips for success.

          AC Drives Lessen the Harm of Mechanical Resonance

          April 10, 2019

          Low-voltage AC drives with adaptive tuning can detect and easily mitigate mechanical-resonance issues, so your machines can run better and you can save more.

          Keeping It Secure at Pharmaceutical CMOs

          April 8, 2019

          How to maintain a flexible supply chain – and mitigate cybersecurity risk – when manufacturing extends beyond your walls.

          Get Organized with Alarm Management Dashboards

          April 5, 2019

          Learn how alarm management dashboards are useful around the plant to help optimize the health of your machines and workers.

          Refinery Proves It’s Too Costly to Not Modernize

          April 3, 2019

          A large producer of zinc was facing costly unplanned downtime, exposing them to operational and financial risk. Learn how they overcame these challenges with a modern DCS.

          Diversification: the Future of Irish Industry?

          April 1, 2019

          Looking beyond the pharmaceutical and food and beverages industries, where is the potential for rapid growth?

          Emulate3D: Welcome to The Family!

          April 1, 2019

          The UK has always been a hotbed of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit – as recent acquisitions show.

          Industrial Digitisation in South Africa

          April 1, 2019

          South Africa can’t afford to be left behind in the worldwide migration to Industry 4.0. What are the changes facing key industries in 2019?

          What Can Film Directors Teach About Industry 4.0?

          April 1, 2019

          Visionary directors come in many forms, whether they are making films or deploying Industry 4.0.

          Leverage Your Data and Organize It in Dashboards

          March 29, 2019

          This is how we use dashboards to present data and analytics in useful ways, so you can view what information matters most.

          Gain Brewhouse Efficiency with Process Analytics

          March 25, 2019

          Harnessing the power of process analytics is the next frontier in brewhouse efficiency. Reveal hidden efficiencies that are easily attainable for any size operation.

          Build a Competitive Edge with Data

          March 24, 2019

          Manufacturers can build a competitive edge with insights and action fueled by robust analytics environments from Rockwell Automation, Microsoft and PTC.

          FIRST Made Me A Better Engineer

          March 22, 2019

          Mentoring FIRST students takes time and commitment. What you get in return is a new view of the world, and a better way to do your job.

          Three Tips for Elevating Your Career

          March 22, 2019

          You have many choices in your career path. I did. Here are some of the reasons the EMEA graduate programme was right for me.

          Examining the Value of Cybersecurity

          March 20, 2019

          The right cybersecurity policies put comprehensive protections in place for a company’s assets before, during and after an event.

          Don’t Get Too Comfortable With Inclusion

          March 18, 2019

          On our inclusion journey, every step forward is a chance to look back and realize who is not with us yet. Our path forward must be intentional and strategic.

          An Assembly Line for Organs? It’s Possible.

          March 15, 2019

          Automating regenerative medicine will do for organs what Detroit did for cars and Silicon Valley did for semiconductors.

          Exploring Data Can Feed Your Next Process Change

          March 13, 2019

          Model predictive control works hand in hand with data exploration. Learn how these technologies optimize production and end-product quality.

          Cement a Competitive Edge with Machine Learning

          March 11, 2019

          Cement companies can implement predictive strategies and improve operational performance with machine learning techniques.

          Five Steps to Success: DCS Modernization

          March 6, 2019

          This approach mitigates project risk – and helps make a more innovative future a reality.

          Women: It’s Time To Be Bold With Your Career

          March 4, 2019

          As a woman in a technical career, I am accustomed to being in a minority. And I have advice for women in STEM who want to lead.

          Converting OEMs Speed Development Increase Revenue

          February 25, 2019

          Web converting machine builders turn to scalable, flexible IIoT solutions for smart machines that help customers avoid downtime and improve cycle times.

          Four Priorities For Aspiring Women Leaders

          February 22, 2019

          Becoming a leader is not an exact science. My path required tough questions and decisions.

          Do You Have a Backup Plan for Avoiding Downtime?

          February 20, 2019

          Unexpected headaches in your production environment? Many companies need some outside help to support day to day operations.