AMI CONSOLIDATOR ARCHIVE

The Manufacturing News Consolidator

AMI issues a weekly email newsletter, The AMI Consolidator, that includes the top manufacturing relevant news from around the world in a concise, easy to read format. If you would like to receive this newsletter in your mailbox, please subscribe here.

Below is the archive collection of that news categorized by Innovation, Workforce Development, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Other News.

Innovation News

Securing Digital Transformation for Legacy Systems

How does one begin to secure the digital transformation journey in two legacy enterprises? Kush Sharma, principal for Sharma and Company and former CISO for the city of Toronto, shares his experience and offers advice…

To End Wind Power Waste, Siemens Gamesa Designs Recyclable Blades

Siemens Gamesa recently announced it began manufacturing recyclable offshore wind turbine blades, called RecyclableBlades, for commercial use. Reuters reported the Spanish turbine maker claims it is the first to construct these types of turbine blades.…

Siemens introduces mPower power integrity solution

Siemens Digital Industries Software introduced new mPower power integrity software for analog, digital and mixed-signal IC designs. The new software is claimed to be the industry’s first and only IC-power integrity-verification solution to provide virtually…

Black Belts + Machine Learning Can Be a Powerful Combination

Manufacturing organizations learned some hard lessons over the last two years. Prior to the pandemic, digital transformation initiatives were conducted mostly as speculative and experimental. In 2018, $1.3 trillion was spent on digital initiatives globally,…

Innovations: Plastic-Like Compostable Packaging Is Baked

A dough made from starch, fiber, and little else that’s baked into compostable packaging using patented technology by Evanesce Packaging Solutions is a breakthrough recipe for sustainable packaging. Company founder Douglas Horne was an elected…
Workforce Development News

5 ways diversity and inclusion help teams perform better

High-performing teams don’t just happen. They require keen recruitment, staffing, and training strategies — all of which should focus on creating a diverse and inclusive (D&I) culture. Research shows that inclusive teams perform up to…

7 IT metrics that matter most

Metrics are essential tools that help IT leaders focus their teams and resources on important core business areas, such as transformation and operations. Yet while highly useful, metrics can also be dangerous when improperly used.…
Mergers & Acquisitions News

Asset Twin Marketplace Announced by Itusc

Itus Digital announced the availability of the new Asset Twin Marketplace which allow industrial organizations to implement Asset Performance Management (APM) techniques on their equipment in minutes. The approach lowers the risk of unexpected equipment failure…
Other News

Patient Safety Concerns Grow Over Medical Gear Security

The expanded recall this week of certain insulin pump devices due to vulnerabilities that pose the risk of injury or even death to patients and a recent malpractice lawsuit alleging that the effects of a…

Product News: Software AG’s ARIS features release

Software AG has launched several new functions for ARIS, which promises to help companies automate how they manage digital transformation at both strategic and operational levels. The latest process-mining functionalities for ARIS will give customers…

Reshoring Rates Post Another Record

Essential products – computer chips, EV batteries, PPE, pharmaceuticals and rare earth elements – represent 28 percent of the total. Over 1,800 companies reported new reshoring and FDI jobs – also a new record. The…

The new internet speed record twice as fast as the old one

Everyone wants faster internet speeds. Even people who already have high-speed connections want faster internet, including enterprise workers and IT pros. More speed is what they need, or at least what they would strongly prefer,…
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