20 episodes

Inductive Conversations by Inductive Automation invites industrial professionals Including operators, engineers, integrators, managers and CEOs from virtually every industry to share manufacturing pain points, creative ideas, inspiring success stories, “lightbulb moments”, and connections made within the industrial automation space thanks to Ignition. We’re building a community of problem solvers who are finding new automation solutions every day.

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Inductive Conversations by Inductive Automation invites industrial professionals Including operators, engineers, integrators, managers and CEOs from virtually every industry to share manufacturing pain points, creative ideas, inspiring success stories, “lightbulb moments”, and connections made within the industrial automation space thanks to Ignition. We’re building a community of problem solvers who are finding new automation solutions every day.

    Empowering Everyone with Access to Data

    Empowering Everyone with Access to Data

    Today’s guest is Dan Stauft, a professional in the food and beverage industry, who shares his process of discovering Ignition, building upon his skills with the platform, empowering staff, and utilizing Ignition inside his company.  We discuss getting relevant, actionable data from the plant floor and equipment in front of the decision makers in a manner they can understand to make decisions, improve and reduce costs, and increase efficiencies.

    • 14 min
    Solving Challenges in the Biopharmaceutical Space

    Solving Challenges in the Biopharmaceutical Space

    Loe Cameron, a professional in the life sciences industry and a member of the Ignition Cross-Industry Collective, discusses overcoming the pushback against adopting a new software platform, solving automation challenges, introducing new automation solutions into the biopharmaceutical space, creating solutions for the business side with Ignition, and finding wins that everyone can agree on.

    • 16 min
    Adopting New Technologies & Accelerating Change for Future Success

    Adopting New Technologies & Accelerating Change for Future Success

    Craig Resnick from ARC Advisory Group returns to discuss some of the biggest trends and challenges in the industrial market right now. We’re tackling new and disruptive technologies, overcoming resistance to change, the rapid growth of edge computing, open standards in automation, early adoption of new technologies, the evolution of virtual and augmented reality, treating cyber security as a journey, leveraging digital transformation, and differentiating factors that have enabled some companies to thrive during the COVID pandemic.

    • 31 min
    Moving Data from the Edge to the Gateway

    Moving Data from the Edge to the Gateway

    Brad Byrum and Jared Weakley from Texas Automation Systems (TAS) join us to share an MQTT implementation story for an oil and gas company. They discuss the challenges and successes of starting from scratch to design a new control system with site-to-site communication in a field covering many miles, and making it secure. We’ll hear about the benefits of MQTT, and TAS’ advice for developing an MQTT-based system. We’ll also discuss working with Cirrus Link Solutions, TAS’ growth with Ignition, Core training, and becoming Gold certified.

    • 18 min
    SCS Engineers on Drones, Remote Solutions, Outreach & More

    SCS Engineers on Drones, Remote Solutions, Outreach & More

    Dave Hostetter and Philip Carrillo from SCS Engineers discuss remote monitoring and control solutions that help their customers work smarter and play harder. Hear about the landfill gas-flare management system they developed with Corso Systems, which won an Ignition Firebrand Award and includes a game-changing Systems Startup Shutdown Malfunction (SSM) report. You’ll also hear about SCS’s community outreach, their involvement with Engineers Without Borders, advice about enhancing social media through video production, some cool ways they’re using Ignition Perspective, and their approach to maintaining business success during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • 44 min
    Prime Controls Staying Efficient During Pandemic

    Prime Controls Staying Efficient During Pandemic

    Learn how integrators and engineers are adapting and making quick adjustments through uncharted territory during the COVID pandemic. Prime Controls shares some of their challenges and successes as they strive to stay productive and operational during this time. They discuss dealing with the drop in oil prices, forming an executive committee to process information and establish protocols, utilizing automation tools to enable factory acceptance testing remotely, and how their employees continue to support customer.

    • 28 min

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