IT Infrastructure in Manufacturing: A Use Case (Part 2 of 2)

We left off with ABC Manufacturing researching their options for the infrastructure upgrade. A Hybrid Cloud solution was chosen over Full Virtualization or On-Premise because it integrates both virtual and physical environments. To transition, ABC partnered with a local “As a Service” company for deployment, management, and support. To fully utilize the existing investment, the […]

IT Infrastructure in Manufacturing: A Use Case (Part 1 of 2)

ABC Manufacturing had a decision to make. How could they effectively allocate their capital IT budget to fulfill their current needs? This blog will explore ABC Manufacturing’s existing infrastructure deployment and performance. Background Information: — ABC has two locations, Plant #1 and Plant #2. They are not geographically close to one another. — At Plant […]

How Disaster Impacts Manufacturing Production

What happens to plant production when disaster strikes? Who takes charge to get it back up and running? Whether the disaster is natural, human error, or invasive malware, it causes significant disruption to your product/service cycle. Every minute of downtime is money and customer satisfaction lost. It is the business’s responsibility to respond effectively to […]