As manufacturing companies continue to adjust to the challenges presented by COVID-19, Plex CTO Jerry Foster shares how connected technology – IIoT, cobots, and wearables – help them manage operations remotely.
TROY, Mich., August 25, 2020 – Plex Systems, which delivers the first smart manufacturing platform, today named Nathan Pieri group vice president of product management and product strategy.
Cloud adoption by manufacturing companies has increased since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Through implementing a cloud-enabled environment and giving employees the proper training, as demonstrated by some of Plex’s own customers, Gartner predicts this will be the new way manufacturers interact remotely with line workers on the shop floor.
Jerry Foster joins the You, Me, and Your Top Three podcast to discuss his leadership journey before Plex to present day, Plex’s smart manufacturing stance, insights into COVID-19, manufacturing trends, and his biggest influencers.