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Driving Life Sciences Manufacturing “Industry 4.0” using Image Analytics

Introduction This blog summarizes the use of image-based computing patterns in life sciences manufacturing to accelerate the cloud journey and realize predictive plant capabilities as foundational steps toward an “Industry 4.0” vision. AWS computer vision services automate discrete process steps using image analytics. We explore core business challenges and opportunities, target use-cases and AWS architecture […]

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Industrial Forklift Optimization using AWS Services

Introduction Smarter Material movement is a key component of manufacturing operations. The advent of Industry 4.0 and smart factory adoption around the globe has accelerated this initiative even further. This article discusses a lighthouse use case for forklift fleet tracking and route optimization in a typical manufacturing plant. The blog provides the framework for the […]

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#6 Communicate a bold vision (featuring Volkswagen)

AWS Industrial Insights Welcome to AWS Industrial Insights. In every episode, we interview visionary leaders from industrial companies to share their insights on technology, innovation, and leadership. This podcast is for industrial business leaders who are looking to make data-driven decisions and learn from those who’ve experienced similar challenges. By interviewing leading executives, we’ll uncover […]

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Refactor Legacy Manufacturing Execution Systems into Event-Driven Microservices

Introduction Breaking the traditional methods of factory floor transformation using emerging cloud technology is often met with resistance. Transformation of manufacturers legacy Manufacturing Execution Systems, MES, commonly know as command and control systems is seen as a high-risk disruption. During the refactoring process, the potential of introducing a second of delay on factory floor is […]

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Intelligent automation for demand planning

Introduction Businesses need a unified real-time planning environment to optimize planning and democratize decision-making across lines of business and business activities, from strategic to operational levels. Machine learning (ML) can help increase the planning forecast accuracy. However, ML model outputs are not yet easy to use directly in business planning organizations. In this blog for […]

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#4: How to build resilience (featuring Fictiv)

AWS Industrial Insights Welcome to AWS Industrial Insights. In every episode, we interview visionary leaders from industrial companies to share their insights on technology, innovation, and leadership. This podcast is for industrial business leaders who are looking to make data-driven decisions and learn from those who’ve experienced similar challenges. By interviewing leading executives, we’ll uncover […]

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#3: Gain insights from complex data (featuring 3M)

AWS Industrial Insights Welcome to AWS Industrial Insights. In every episode, we interview visionary leaders from industrial companies to share their insights on technology, innovation, and leadership. This podcast is for industrial business leaders who are looking to make data-driven decisions and learn from those who’ve experienced similar challenges. By interviewing leading executives, we’ll uncover […]

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How Cloud Solutions Help Transform Manufacturing Operations: Executive Series with Porsche AG’s Albrecht Reimold

This article originally appeared on LinkedIn and has been translated to English. The Volkswagen Group Digital Production Platform (DPP), is making a significant contribution to Porsche’s digital transformation within production and logistics. The cloud not only brings new, innovative technologies, but also changes the way we think about IT systems holistically. The collaboration of Volkswagen […]

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AWS and Verizon Expand 5G Collaboration with Private MEC Solution

AWS and Verizon have expanded our 5G collaboration to provide private multi-access computing (Private MEC) for enterprises. Private MEC integrates edge computing infrastructure with private networks deployed on or near the customer’s premises. AWS and Verizon have integrated Verizon’s 5G Edge MEC platform with AWS Outposts, a fully managed service that offers the same AWS […]

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How to Predict Shipments’ Time of Delivery with Cloud-based Machine Learning Models

Transportation and logistics businesses have seen an upsurge in trade over the last few years, with increasing ecommerce and online sales driving demand. This welcome growth has, however, been accompanied with an ever-more demanding consumer looking for certainty and reliability in their service delivery alongside a more competitive landscape, forcing prices down with tightening margins. […]

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