It's the holiday season, and it's time to take a few days to relax, reflect on the year, and gear up for a successful 2018. To satisfy your late-night craving for automation after the children are nestled all snug in their beds, we've rounded up our most popular blog posts from 2017. It may be a stretch to hope they bring you holiday cheer, but hopefully they will give you some ideas for 2018!
If you missed our recent live webinar around using plant floor data to transform your business, the recorded session is now available. During this webinar, Vertech teamed up with London Consulting to discuss the technical and organizational aspects of moving to a digital factory, enabling technologies and best practices, and the efficiency enhancements they can bring.
Vertech's project submission titled "Creating the Ultimate SCADA System for Solar Energy," was recognized as one of the 18 best projects of the year by Inductive Automation at their 2017 Inductive Community Conference. The project used Ignition to remotely monitor and control five utility scale solar power plants with combined generating capacity of more than 200MW.
Manufacturing enterprise management is becoming less of an art and more of a science as information becomes more available and flows more freely in organizations. This transformation is bringing tangible business results to organizations embracing it, and it is setting the competitive bar higher for those who have yet to determine what it means for them. Welcome to the age of the Digital Factory!
Vertech is proud to announce recognition as a Top Company to Work for in Arizona for the second year in a row! This award is based on anonymous employee surveys and external analysis of our benefits and culture. This recognition is a tribute to our entire team at Vertech as we work to be a world class provider of automation solutions and the employer of choice for the best and brightest talent.
The Automation Fair® event is the ideal opportunity to discover how The Connected Enterprise can help you achieve faster time to market, optimize your assets, lower your total cost of ownership and improve enterprise risk.
The keynote speaker on software innovation was Keller Rinaudo of Zipline, and the whole event really focused on transforming processes and educating attendees on the next generation of industrial software design. We enjoyed the show, thanks Loews Orlando and Wonderware!
Vertech was honored with a Firebrand Award at Inductive Automation's annual Community Conference this month. This award is given annually to the six most outstanding Ignition projects of the year world-wide. We work hard at Vertech to produce world class automation systems, and we are excited and honored that others outside our organization are recognizing the results of that effort.