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Exciting Announcement

Rockwell Automation Has Acquired Plex Systems

Mike Robertson

Director of Product Management for the Manufacturing Operations Portfolio, Plex Systems

Mike Robertson

About the Author

Mike Robertson is responsible for roadmap, strategy, and operations for Plex’s MES and QMS product lines. Mike has extensive knowledge in SaaS and brings over 25 years of software development experience helping manufacturing companies streamline and improve their operations.

Ways to Make Quality and Compliance Your Competitive Advantage: A Step-by-Step Guide

Mike Robertson April 1, 2021

If you’re like a lot of manufacturers, quality compliance is more of a paper chase than it is an operational strategy. But the truth is, by moving beyond minimum quality requirements, you can reach a higher level of efficiency that would not have been possible with manual, error-prone solutions. Given the chance to exceed customer expectations, why just be satisfied with the basic requirements?...

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