Apple Loses Pair of Key Operations, Supply Chain Executives
Apple Inc. has lost a pair of veteran executives who worked in the manufacturing, supply chain and operations group and were key participants in the production of many of the company’s major devices.
U.S. Manufacturing Is Bouncing Back
After six straight months of contracting, U.S. manufacturing has bounced back based on the ISM Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index [PMI]. The current PMI is over 50 at a value of 50.9 in January 2020. A value over 50 indicates expansion. Notably, the PMI value was over 60 until fall of 2018 when it dropped precipitously. Although the current reading is a positive sign that the manufacturing in the U.S. is recovering, it is only one month’s reading. The manufacturing turnaround in January was driven by gains in new orders, production, and deliveries. However, employment in the manufacturing sector is still...
Amazon, Google, Apple Set Aside Differences to Establish IoT Standard
The biggest tech companies in the world will stand side-by-side on an initiative to make smart devices easier to connect.
LLumin has been approved to attend the Emerson Global Users Exchange Conference
[Nashville TN, September 23, 2019] - LLumin, Inc is pleased to have been accepted to participate in the Emerson Global Users Exchange Conference September 23-27 in Nashville, TN. Participation in the Emerson Global Users Exchange Conference is by invitation only and all applications go through a vetting process that determines acceptance. LLumin is an industry leader in operations software solutions for the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), Asset & Materials Management and Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) markets. LLumin’s sophisticated operations software for managing assets and materials provides the transparency and visibility needed by industrial plants and facilities with heavy...
DIU Brings Predictive Maintenance to the Navy
The Pentagon's innovation arm looks to expand predictive maintenance technology to Navy ships.
Asset Tracking: Material Handling Benefits | Material Handling Management
Pivotal asset management technology helps companies stay in business during difficult economic times.
Manufacturing Happy Hour
Watch Ed, LLumin's CEO, talk about how to use lean principles to manage critical automation assets. LLumin’s CMMS software suite minimizes machine, production and operations downtime while reducing financial, regulatory & legal risk. The CMMS software easily integrates to Rockwell's systems so customers can use operations data and information to extend the life and value of their assets.