June 18, 2018: Robert Meshel, Director of the Siemens’ Additive Manufacturing Network initiative, recently named data the most valuable asset of Industry 4.0. With the digitization of information throughout the supply chain, intellectual property is more vulnerable than ever to loss or compromise even as it becomes the heart of the global economy. Already, companies ..
8/24/2017 – Last year, global software company Siemens announced that it would be expanding its Frontier Partner Program, an initiative that partners with startups and gives them access to Siemens’ technology. One of the additions to the program at that time was Identify3D, a company that provides security and traceability software for digital manufacturing. The partnership has worked out ..
5/18/17 – by Anthony Aguon, Corrine Bona, Howard Hsu, Jordan Raabe I. INTRO Only several years ago in the early 2010’s, additive manufacturing, more commonly known as 3D-printing or AM, became a hotly evangelized technology, propelled by a vanguard of early-adopting consumers who envisioned 3D printers would one day be as common in the home ..
2/28/17 – Our friends over at Moog are making some great progress with Metal Additive Manufacturing. Moog’s Additive Manufacturing Center (AMC) in East Aurora is paving the way to defining the new digital supply chain. By: George Small | George is a Principal Engineer at Moog Inc., working in the Space and Defense Group ..
A guest post by Ralph Resnick, President and Executive Director, National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) and Founding Director of America Makes looks at cyber security risk in manufacturing. With increased shop floor connectivity, Manufacturing 4.0 and the introduction of Chinese industrial Additive Manufacturing systems coming to the US market, what should we really ..