Tags: IoT

Workpack produce second generation WIP Tracker

Workpack Solutions has announced an update to their WIP (Work in Progress) Tracker. The specialist ERP solution created for the packaging industry has strengthened  the modules ability to capture data during the manufacturing process. Additional functionality has improved the visualisation and reporting capability for that data. Douglas Scranton, Senior Software Engineer at Workpack Solutions commented: “Folding…

SAP offers jump start for IoT projects

SAP has announced a new program to help companies jump start their Internet of Things (IoT) projects. IoT is one of the many trends that analysts believe will see growth in customer solutions. Mike Krell, an analyst at Moor Insights & Startegy wrote in Forbes recently that 2017 will see a growth in the use…

SAP delivers Manufacturing Execution in the cloud

SAP has announced the availability of SAP Manufacturing Execution application deployed in the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud. The instance available is a private and fully secure cloud. SAP Manufacturing Execution integrates business and manufacturing processes. This  enables companies to run efficient high quality product on the shop floor. The cloud-based solution will also allow better…

Business Leader Interview: William Nehring, CEO

We caught up with William Nerhing, CEO of ThyssenKrupp Elevator UK. The company is part of the larger ThyssenKrupp industrial conglomerate. ThyssenKrupp Elevator UK offers market leading passenger movement systems in both horizontal and vertical directions. Nerhing was in Dublin to talk on an Internet of Things (IoT) panel. He was speaking about how ThyssenKrupp…

BT delivers mining network

BT has announced that it is to design, build and manage a new hybrid network for Komatsu. The deal was brokered in Europe by Chris Borremans, CIO at Komatsu Europe. He commented: “Today’s agreement is the start of a journey whereby we will be moving towards flexible, cloud-based services supporting our operations, customers and employees…

Is there a new VMware in the making?

Four strategic moves that point to a yes VMware’s success has resulted in a dominant market position leaving it both searching for new growth opportunities and facing pernicious threats to the market it controls. At VMworld Europe 2015, the company was facing uncertainty from the announcement that its parent company EMC was to be acquired…

Is the next business network IoT based?

SAP has announced that through co-innovations with clients it is delivering new Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Clients are using the SAP Asset Intelligence Network and SAP HANA Cloud Platform to enable this. Tanja Rueckert executive vice president, LoB Digital Assets and IoT, SAP commented: “We are activating the network to provide the collaboration platform…

Is Benioff about to take over the world?

Dreamforce is a surreal event. It often feels like you have a Christmas party held in your own office with partners invited. For the right reasons that is. Every room is packed. This is not surprising for an event that for the first time in its history is oversubscribed and has reached a staggering 171,000…