Cybersecurity and safety in an industrial environment complement each other. People may think that these are separate disciplines, but such is definitely not the case. That is the message we explore in this Gary on Manufacturing podcast featuring a conversation with two Rockwell Automation experts–Lee Lane, chief product security officer, and George Schuster, functional safety […]
This time I have a guest in this podcast conversation about digital transformation. Saadi Kermani, global business development at Schneider Electric Wonderware, joins me for a rare encore performance discussing information management beyond the hype of cloud, digital transformation, and Industry 4.0 in episode 164 of my long-running podcast series. He appeared previously in episode […]
Recording this podcast from the United Club at McCarron International Airport in Las Vegas following the Dell EMC World Conference, Gary discusses the Dell / Linux Foundation Internet of Things open source project and some examples of the Dell IoT partner ecosystem in action.
Companies really are deriving benefits from Internet of Things projects. In this podcast I discuss projects, a teaser for what IoT is, and a look at some benefits and applications. Next week I will be at the Hannover Messe in Germany. Should have a report of many things from there. Looking into what people are thinking […]
I discuss the importance of interoperability of applications and the role of standards–specifically OPC UA and CCOM, an asset information standard from MIMOSA. I also throw in a description of students I met who compete in FIRST Robotics and a tip for cultivating innovation.
Another big document dump hacked from the CIA points to more security risks for all of us–especially those working in critical infrastructure. Thoughts in podcast form from Gary.
A podcast about connections. When I left magazine media, I thought about where the industry was heading. It’s all about connections, I thought. So, I found a domain name The Manufacturing Connection. Last week I was at the Industry of Things conference in San Diego. Organized from Berlin, Germany, they still attracted an outstanding speaker […]
I was asked by an Italian magazine, Automazione Oggi, to share thoughts from America about a Trump presidency attitude toward manufacturing. I’m not part of the administration or even involved in politics, but I gave some thoughts. I also had some thoughts on some recent Open Architectures for control.
Another manufacturing podcast has been published. You can subscribe on iTunes or other places or subscribe on YouTube and watch me talk. This one discusses Tech Trends I’ve picked up on for 2017. Most are connectivity oriented, others expand our powers. Intelligent devices, conversational systems, augmented reality, blockchain. One I forgot is the coming IEEE […]
Conference and trade show season is almost over. At each one, there was no way to escape the Industrial Internet of Things. Yes, there is a business case for the Industrial Internet of Things. In this podcast, I share tips for success. Drawing examples from PTC, Dell Technologies, and Emerson Automation.