Resources

How Manufacturing can increase Cyber Resilience, with Brian Pinnock
Podcast
40 minutes

How Manufacturing can increase Cyber Resilience, with Brian Pinnock

As Manufacturers transition to Industry 4.0, they are increasingly vulnerable to cyber threats. We speak with Brian Pinnock from Mimecast about the current threat landscape. And how manufacturers can better position themselves to address the challenges and risks of today’s rapidly changing security landscape.

Kudzai Manditereza: One engineer’s passion for building IIoT and AI systems
Podcast
56 minutes

Kudzai Manditereza: One engineer’s passion for building IIoT and AI systems

Kudzai has a passion for helping others. By finding a small piece of explanation that clarifies precisely, how something works. That passion led to the creation of Industry40.tv. Now a trustworthy and inspiring place to find everything you need to learn and master Industry4.0 technologies. This is his story.

END-OF-THE-YEAR PERSPECTIVE SPECIAL
Blog
1 minute read

END-OF-THE-YEAR PERSPECTIVE SPECIAL

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Technology in 2020: BC and AC with Herman Scheepers
Podcast
50 minutes

Technology in 2020: BC and AC with Herman Scheepers

In this episode we host Herman Scheepers, a passionate data scientist and engineer. We chat about technologies that were generally investigated BC (Before COVID), but not yet implemented. And how those technologies are set to become mainstream and pervasive AC (After COVID).

Senele Goba: Igniting and nurturing the love for STEM
Podcast
60 minutes

Senele Goba: Igniting and nurturing the love for STEM

Senele is the Director of 4IR Innovations and non-Executive Director of the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA). But also the founder of Ososayensi Education Advancement NPO: Ososayensi (pronounced “Oh-So-Sciency”) is an education initiative aimed at developing future-ready scientists within young school learners. In this inspiring episode, we speak with Senele about her passion for the STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths), working with young learners and her exciting placement with the U.S. State Department TechWomen Programme.

Online Educator and Industry 4.0 enthusiast with Walker Reynolds
Podcast
64 minutes

Online Educator and Industry 4.0 enthusiast with Walker Reynolds

Online Educator and Industry 4.0 enthusiast, Walker Reynolds, shares his inspiring personal journey with us. And passion for helping save and create middle-class jobs by making manufactures more efficient; leveraging IIoT and Industry 4.0 principles. Walker shares what Digital Transformation actually is, and what it’s not. Why Digital Transformation only has a 10%-20% success rate and why OEE is a number you MUST be calculating.

The World of Data Science and Information Engineering with Leandra Webb-Ray
Podcast
46 minutes

The World of Data Science and Information Engineering with Leandra Webb-Ray

The most critical challenges facing manufacturers throughout the value chain are, fundamentally, data challenges. In this episode, we speak with Leandra, a Data Scientist with Decision Inc., about her fascinating role in leading the change and opportunity of information.

Thanks to bowling. A conversation with Travis Cox from Inductive Automation
Podcast
49 minutes

Thanks to bowling. A conversation with Travis Cox from Inductive Automation

Travis started with Inductive Automation in 2003 and has overseen numerous successful launches of HMI and SCADA projects. Travis shares his exciting journey, and a preview of Ignition 8.1, which adds impressive new features to Ignition Perspective. Learn more about Ignition 8.1: https://bit.ly/3kCk21m

The New SCADA: The creation of Ignition by Inductive Automation
Podcast
49 minutes

The New SCADA: The creation of Ignition by Inductive Automation

In this episode, we chat with Colby Clegg from Inductive Automation. Colby is the VP of Technology and has been with Inductive Automation since the company’s formation. And is one of the original designers of the Ignition software: Built from the ground up with IT-friendly technology. Colby shares insights from the early days and what shaped the vision for “The New SCADA”. And the incredible community that’s formed up around it, turning great ideas into reality.

Digital Transformation in the Manufacturing and Production world
Podcast
56 minutes

Digital Transformation in the Manufacturing and Production world

New digital technologies make it possible to gather and analyse more significant amounts of data across machines and functions. But, digital transformation requires more than just purchasing and implementing software or hardware. It can be a massive, and at times, seemingly overwhelming undertaking. Where do you even start? Wilhelm Swart shares some practical insights and wisdom to consider as you embark on your journey.