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Plex Systems Executive to Speak at International Manufacturing Technology Show

July 25, 2012

Plex Systems, provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, announces Vice President of Products, Patrick Fetterman, will speak at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), on Sept. 10-15, 2012.

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 25, 2012 – Plex Systems Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced that Vice President of Products Patrick Fetterman will speak at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), Sept. 10-15, 2012, at McCormick Place in Chicago. Plex Online also will be demonstrated in booth E-3023 in the East Building. Fetterman will present “How Integrated Cloud-Based Solutions Support Robust Product Lifecycle Management” on Sept. 13 at 3 p.m. in Room W194B. Using real-life examples, Fetterman will share the three key elements of a strong product lifecycle management (PLM) system and how a comprehensive, fully integrated Cloud-delivered solution can provide the foundation for manufacturers’ effective PLM programs. “I’m looking forward to demonstrating for IMTS attendees the best practices of well-structured PLM systems,” said Fetterman. “More and more leading manufacturing companies are seeing the benefits that an effective Cloud ERP system delivers, including a strong PLM program that leads to reduced costs, greater accuracy, faster time-to-market and overall streamlined operations.” IMTS is the largest and longest running manufacturing technology trade show in the United States, and ranked among the largest trade shows in the world. Owned and managed by AMT – The Association for Manufacturing Technology, IMTS is one of the world’s preeminent stages for introducing and selling manufacturing equipment and technology, attracting more than 82,000 visitors from every level of the industry and from over 119 countries.

About Plex Systems

Plex Systems, Inc., a Rockwell Automation company, is the leader in cloud-delivered smart manufacturing solutions, empowering the world’s manufacturers to make awesome products. Our platform gives manufacturers the ability to connect, automate, track and analyze every aspect of their business to drive transformation. The Plex Smart Manufacturing Platform includes solutions for manufacturing execution (MES), ERP, quality, supply chain planning and management, Industrial IoT and analytics to connect people, systems, machines, and supply chains, enabling them to lead with precision, efficiency and agility.


About Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), is a global leader in industrial automation and digital transformation. We connect the imaginations of people with the potential of technology to expand what is humanly possible, making the world more productive and more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rockwell Automation employs approximately 24,000 problem solvers dedicated to our customers in more than 100 countries. To learn more about how we are bringing the Connected Enterprise to life across industrial enterprises, visit


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