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Plex Systems Named Finalist for Tomorrow

February 23, 2012

Plex Systems, provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, announces it has been named a finalist in the "Tomorrow's Technology Today" category of the 8th Annual Info Security's 2012 Global Excellence Awards.

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 23, 2012 -- Plex Systems Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the "Tomorrow's Technology Today" category of the 8th Annual Info Security's 2012 Global Excellence Awards. Also, two of Plex Systems' customers were named finalists in the "Best Deployment and Case Studies" category of the awards program for their launches of Plex Online. Plex Systems is one of six finalists in the "Tomorrow's Technology Today" category, which recognizes superior technology products or services that serve not only today's needs, but proactively anticipate the evolution of future technology. Eagle Picher Technologies' Defense & Space Power Division and Revstone's Vassar Foundry are two of 12 finalists in the "Best Deployment" categories. Eagle Picher is recognized for dramatically improving the efficiency of its engineer-to-order (ETO) operations and Revstone's Vassar Foundry is honored for leveraging Plex Online to reduce its inventory by 50 percent and achieve an impressive 456 percent ROI. "Seeing two of our customers named finalists in the Global Excellence Awards is a fantastic validation of our commitment to help manufacturers stay lean and responsive within their industries," said Plex Systems CEO Mark Symonds. "Providing a technology solution that solves our customers' evolving needs is our top priority, and we are pleased to see our customers recognized with such prestigious honors." Presented by Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, the Global Excellence awards honor achievements in every facet of the security industry. These prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, groundbreaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of technologies.

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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SHIFT Communications (on behalf of Plex)


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