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Smart Manufacturing: November 2018

The November 2018 edition of Smart Manufacturing is available as a digital magazine. Links to individual articles are below.
Bissell Smith

AI Reaches ‘Irresistible’ Status

June 5, 2018
Artificial Intelligence is weaved in with capacity management, cybersecurity, data science, diagnostics, ERP-PLM integration, location analysis, machine learning, predictive maintenance, process optimization, situational awareness and supply chain management.
Brett Brune
By Brett Brune Editor in Chief, Smart Manufacturing
Dennis Kulakowski

At Smart Manufacturing Experience, Focus Is on Speed, Action, Preparedness

May 9, 2018
Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018, produced by SME and AMT—The Association for Manufacturing Technology, was held April 30 to May 2 at the Boston Convention Center. More than 2000 industry professionals attend the trade show and conference, which focused on the latest advanced manufacturing technologies.
Brett Brune
By Brett Brune Editor in Chief, Smart Manufacturing
Will Healy

Sensors Help With IT/OT Integration … Outside the Factory

October 9, 2018
Smart sensors, already an integral feature of many manufacturing plants that are integrating IT and OT, are now making their way into the supply chain where they monitor reliability and shipping conditions, improve predictive maintenance and make just-in-time delivery (the innovation from the 1980s) easier.
By Karen Haywood Queen Contributing Editor, SME Media
Innovator PLM platform

Taming the Most Detailed Product Data Imaginable

October 9, 2018
Some things are a given today. One is computing is cheap and powerful, and it is getting cheaper and more powerful. Another is the dropping price of industrial sensors. Combine this with easier ways of moving around data from those sensors and you get lots of data: Terabytes of data.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Ooh-la-la! These French firms are focused on people and what drives them

Ooh-la-la! These French firms are focused on people and what drives them

August 21, 2018
What’s sexy? Try 3D printing, cobots, Yammer, VR, AR, blockchain technology
By SME Media Staff
Indranil Sircar

Making Hay With Reams of Data—From Supply Chain Players

October 3, 2018
Within manufacturing, a shift has begun to extend big data analytics and condition monitoring beyond the factory door to both ends of the supply chain—to customers, other end users and to second-and third-tier suppliers.
By Karen Haywood Queen Contributing Editor, SME Media

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