December 15, 2016

Our Top Ten Greatest Hits from 2016

1. Your Front Door is Bolted, but the Back Window is Wide Open: OT Cyber Security Webinar You’ve set up a firewall. Hired a CISO. Bought […]
April 27, 2016

When Someone Believes in You, Everything Changes: Gray Matter Systems Thanks Steve Rubin

Let’s Go For It Recently I took my son Max, who’s about to graduate from high school, on a college trip to Worcester Polytechnic Institute. It […]
January 8, 2016

Moving Toward Operational Excellence in 2016 for Food & Beverage Industry

For some, operational excellence may seem like just a buzzword. But according to a recent article in FoodDive, a news outlet for food manufacturing professionals, operational excellence […]
December 18, 2015

Top 15 Automation and Industrial Internet Stories in 2015

It’s that time of year again where we take a moment to reflect on the year that’s quickly coming to a close. If you haven’t already, […]
December 4, 2015

Using Big Data to Predict Crime Patterns

If data experts are using big data to predict weather patterns, why would forecasting crime be any different? According to a recent BBC iWonder post, police in both Los […]
November 20, 2015

How 3D Printing is Transforming Industry

Remember that scene in “Back to the Future Part II” where the future McFly family prepares dinner by “hydrating” a tiny, dense circle into an entire […]
November 13, 2015

How’s the Weather: A Test-Bed for Technology

Let’s talk weather. It might be one of the most basic exchanges of small talk, but recently it’s become even more. According to Jamie Carter of […]
November 6, 2015

The Human-Centric Internet of Things

The Internet of Things. Bloggers write about it, Gartner analysts research its future impact, and others discuss it over coffee with colleagues. Whether it seems likely now […]
October 30, 2015

3 Lessons from the Unsung Hero: HMI/SCADA

Unsung hero (noun). One who does great deeds but receives little or no recognition for them. While in the midst of a changing industry, data revolution, […]