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IndustryWeek: Is This the Real Life? Is This Just Fantasy? AR Hits Manufacturing
02/01/17
Manufacturers of all sizes are starting to explore augmented reality, and some have been building for years toward a full-scaled deployment. But is the tech actually making an industrial difference yet? Manufacturers and industry experts, including Plex software architect Barrie Vince, weigh in.
TechTarget: Which hybrid ERP business processes should you move to the cloud?
01/30/17
In 2012, manufacturer and Plex customer Accuride Corp. moved its ERP system to Plex Systems' cloud-based software – creating a “hybrid” ERP system of cloud and on-premise applications. Implementing Plex helped Accuride achieve its goal of obtaining real-time data, and in the future it plans to use the power of cloud computing to process engineering data and engineering simulations...
Plex Systems Announces PowerPlex 2017 | Plex
01/19/17
Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, announces their annual user conference, PowerPlex 2017. Click here.
Plex Earns NABR Recognition for Workplace Excellence
01/17/17
Plex, leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, is named a Best and Brightest company by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). Read more.
Automation World: Hungry for Data
01/16/17
Although pickles are one food item generally not subject to contamination nor safety issues, Hausbeck Pickle Co. in Saginaw, Mich., proactively implemented the Plex Manufacturing Cloud to improve quality and traceability from plants to stores. When lives are at stake in the case of an outbreak of a pathogen like E. coli or salmonella, isolating the problem and getting the offending product out of the food supply before anyone else gets sick can stop a bad situation in its tracks.
TechTarget: Plex Cloud ERP System Proves to be Mobile Catalyst for Manufacturer
01/11/17
Quatro Composites, a manufacturer of carbon fiber and thermal plastics for the aerospace, defense, medical and industrial markets, realized its ERP system could no longer meet its needs. Switching to the Plex Manufacturing Cloud helped them overcome geographic and physical constraints through the kind of mobile data access that only the cloud can enable.
Richard Murray Group VP of Engineering | Plex
01/11/17
Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, today announced industry veteran Richard Murray as its new group vice president of engineering. Murray will be responsible for research, development and engineering as a member of the company’s executive leadership team. Murray brings to the position a proven track record of product engineering accomplishments and a passion for innovation spanning enterprise software, cloud, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and cyber security.
TechTarget: Network Overhaul Performs in the Clutch for Auto Supplier
12/22/16
Japanese clutch manufacturer and Plex customer FCC LLC knew it couldn't grow in the United States if it held onto its antiquated networking and IT systems. The company's only option was replace everything and move to cloud ERP.
Talkin’ Cloud: Carving A Cloud - Finding Your Niche Across Five Industry Verticals
12/02/16
The growth in cloud technology for the manufacturing industry has a lot to do with the extensive investment in the Internet of Things, which is largely cloud dependent. Plex, a provider of cloud ERP for manufacturing, released a report this year that found cloud technology improved manufacturers’ ability to manage their changing business needs.
The Fabricator: Making Sense of Manufacturing Acronyms
11/08/16
Plex’s Stu Johnson helps readers make sense of the most popular three-letter acronyms that crowd the enterprise software space and provides a back-to-the-basics look at how these acronyms help make managing business processes easier.