Manufacturing Intelligence

Tactical and practical advice for optimizing product and line performance for engineers.

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Best Practices: Use stars and severity to ruthlessly prioritize

A new suite of Monitor tab filters will help you figure out what to work on first.

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Best Practices: Use trends to understand the context of failures

Okay, so there’s failures… what do you do next? Here’s how to use our new features to get the context you need for next steps.

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Why Industrial IOT is usually a disappointment and how to fix it

With the bombardment of marketing and use cases about Industrial IOT products, it’s easy to think that Industry 4.0 has arrived and is within reach. Why then, does it feel like such a disappointment?

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Automating intelligence: machine learning and the future of manufacturing

Buzzwords don't matter, better outcomes do. Watch Anna's talk at DAC 2018 on how manufacturers and brands can get better outcomes today, with a detailed customer example.

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With automated settings, you can get all the benefits of Instrumental without adding an operator

A new setting on our stations minimizes the work required to ensure quality.

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The hidden costs of traditional vision systems

Instrumental minimizes costs associated with vision systems by eliminating the need for expensive consultants to help set up.

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When factories have a choice between robots and people, it’s best to start with people

Nothing destroys productivity on a development line like automated equipment.

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Case Study: Withings Takes Efficiency to the Next Level with Instrumental

Withings teams up with Instrumental to speed through development and delight customers with their new sleep tracker.

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