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Plex Systems Earns 10th Consecutive Workplace Excellence Award
Tue Aug 28 00:00:00 EDT 2018
Plex Systems, leader in cloud ERP & MES for manufacturing, today announced it is one of Metropolitan Detroit’s Best & Brightest Companies to Work For®.
Plex Systems Appoints Fred Hehl Chief Sales Officer
Tue Aug 07 01:00:00 EDT 2018
Plex named technology industry veteran Fred Hehl its chief sales officer, responsible for leading the sales strategy & field operations worldwide.
MITEchNews: Plex Systems Hires Hehl As Chief Sales Officer
Tue Aug 07 01:00:00 EDT 2018
Fred Hehl joins to Plex team, bringing more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing enterprise technology and providing mission critical cloud systems to businesses around the globe.
Enterprise Times: Plex Systems acquires DATTUS to strengthen its IIoT business offering
Mon Aug 06 03:00:00 EDT 2018
The July acquisition of DATTUS extends the Plex Manufacturing Cloud, connecting it to new streams of machine data and the underlying intelligence.
diginomica: 150-year-old candy maker shares its 3-part recipe for maintaining quality
Mon Aug 06 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Customer Sanders & Morley Candy Makers Inc. shares its three-part recipe for maintaining quality.
Inside INdiana Business: Michigan 'Pioneer' Buys Indy IoT Tech Provider
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Anurag Garg, CEO and co-founder of DATTUS, shares insights on how Plex Systems and DATTUS will transform manufacturing operations in the cloud.
MITechNews: Plex Systems Buys DATTUS To Add Industrial Internet Of Things Connectivity
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
The acquisition of DATTUS brings to the Plex Manufacturing Cloud three major capabilities that will become central to Plex’s long-term IIoT roadmap: IIoT Connectivity, IIoT Data Management, and IIoT Data Analysis.
diginomica: News analysis – Plex bears down on the industrial IoT data problem with its DATTUS acquisition
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Analyst Jon Reed shares his perspective on Plex’s acquisition of DATTUS, noting: “if Plex can fuse the Dattus functionality and talent, they’ll be ahead in this important aspect of the cloud ERP game, not just in IIoT, but in the effective use of external data for decision making.”
Mint Jutras: News analysis – Plex Systems Accelerates Push Into IoT With DATTUS Acquisition
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Analyst Cindy Jutras provides her analysis of Plex’s acquisition of DATTUS and how connecting shop floor data with enterprise applications like ERP could result in a smart factory and smarter business decisions.
Crain's Detroit Business: Plex Systems Acquires Indianapolis Company to Build Iiot Operation
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Plex Systems’ acquisition of DATTUS accelerates the cloud manufacturing ERP and MES company’s IIoT strategy. (Note: May have to log in to read full article)
DBusiness: Troy’s Plex System Acquires DATTUS to Accelerate IIoT Adoption
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Plex Systems has acquired DATTUS. DATTUS solutions connect manufacturing equipment and sensors to the cloud, manage high-volume data streams, and analyze in-motion equipment data to optimize performance, reduce costs, and ensure uptime.
Indiana Business Journal: Michigan-based tech firm acquires local internet-of-things company
Tue Jul 31 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Indianapolis-based tech company DATTUS has been acquired by Plex Systems. The acquisitions brings innovation to manufacturers by helping them streamline operations through data collection, aggregation, visualization, and analytics.
Plex Systems Acquires DATTUS to Accelerate IIoT Adoption
Tue Jul 31 01:00:00 EDT 2018
DATTUS brings 3 capabilities that will become central to Plex’s long-term IIoT roadmap: IIoT Connectivity, IIoT Data Management, & IIoT Data Analysis.
Manufacturing Engineering: 30 Under 30 Manufacturing Leaders
Fri Jul 13 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Customer Chris DiNeno of Polamer Precision, Inc. received an honorable mention in the 2018 class of 30 under 30s. Chris is one of several young leaders recognized for their accomplishments and vision for the future of manufacturing technology.
diginomica: Bringing Industrial Analytics to Bear on Real World Problems – a Baker Tilly Example With Plex
Wed Jul 11 03:00:00 EDT 2018
After attending PowerPlex 2018, analyst Jon Reed shares how Plex partner Baker Tilly is working with Plex customers to leverage industrial analytics (combining data from Plex and other external data sources) to achieve significant, tangible business benefits.
Manufacturing Engineering: Cloud-Based IT System Takes Fabricator to the ‘Next Level’
Fri Jun 29 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Customer G&W Products, a global provider of metal stamping and fabrication capabilities, names the Plex Manufacturing Cloud as a key factor to the company’s high productivity and efficiency.
Manufacturing Engineering: The Multi-Directional Evolution of MES Software
Wed Jun 27 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Plex’s Mike Hart shares insights on how Manufacturing Execution System (MES) software has transformed beyond monitoring shop floor equipment. Its greatest value today lies in its ability to improve production by connecting with systems that can couple the business layer with shop-floor operations to provide a more complete picture.
Manufacturing Business Technology: The Factory Floor – Today and Tomorrow
Wed Jun 20 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Jerry Foster, Plex CTO, shares insights on the role IIoT will have in factories of the future.
Forbes: The Future of Factories
Tue Jun 19 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Ops Solutions identifies the availability of reliable and secure cloud services as a landmark technology innovation for manufacturers, naming the Plex Manufacturing Cloud as a system that manages from shop floor to top floor.
LNS Research: PowerPlex 2018 – Customer Experience and Momentum
Mon Jun 11 03:00:00 EDT 2018
Analyst Dan Jacob reflects on his time at PowerPlex 2018, noting that "At many of its customers, Plex is a hub for high-value production planning, workflow, automation, and quality, connecting data and providing context to the data. This occupies a business-critical space for its manufacturing clientele."