AI’s Without Context Are Dumb
In this I-Connect007 article, "AI's Without Context Are Dumb", Aegis Software Corporation's Michael Ford discusses how manufacturers need to be smarter about how they approach AI technology, which is all about context versus privacy, especially if they are to depend on it within their factories.
Beware Hidden Costs Of IoT
In this EMS Now article, Aegis Software Corporation's Michael Ford, delves into some disturbing surprises in the new domestic and automotive IoT market and how to ensure IoT manufacturing solutions on which manufacturing will grow to depend, do not develop the same “tricks of this new trade”.
Configure To Order – Different By Design
In this I-Connect007 article, Aegis Software Corporation's Michael Ford, explains the benefits of an MES solution that includes built-in configure to order capabilities and why an assembly factory that is aiming to become an Industry 4.0 operation, with flexibility to make products according to the real demand should consider adoptiong one.
What Is MES? Accelerating Your Quality System’s Actionability
In absence of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), reporting is purely historical and is often available too late to take action. This ManufacturingTomorrow article by Bob Miklosey explains MES enables non-conformances can be addressed in the present and minimizes their potential impact.
Turning Humans Into Robots
In this EMS Now article, Aegis Software Corporation's Michael Ford, explains how technology in the digital factory should not be used to turn people in to "machines" but actually to allow production operators to be far more flexible and free them of their constraints.