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DEFINITION: Planned obsolescence, also called built-in obsolescence, is the conception, design and production of a product, such as hardware or software , with the intent that it should be useful, functional or popular for a limited length of time. The term was coined in the 1950s by Brooks Stevens who suggested that new and improved products are in constant demand by consumers and that corporations can best respond  … 
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Case Study: The Yield Transforms Australian Agriculture with IoT
sponsored by Microsoft
VIDEO: Tune into this case study as The Yield demonstrates how they transform agriculture decision-making by delivering the data they garner with IoT strategies to industry regulators for fast and informed decisions. Discover how to leverage IoT in the field to turn usable information into real-time actionable insight.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Premiered: 15 Nov 2016

Microsoft

Manufacturers and the Cloud - Digital Transformation Beyond the Shop Floor
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Traditional IT costs are on the decline, and manufacturers must update their cloud road maps to ensure their investments benefit the business. This feature white paper offers feature manufacturing insights that aim to clarify some of the cloud adoption inconsistencies.
Posted: 02 Dec 2016 | Published: 01 Jan 2016

Microsoft

Southern California Edison Protects Workers and Customers with EHS Management
sponsored by SAP
RESOURCE: Discover how Southern California Edison, the largest subsidiary of Edison International, is using environment, health, and safety (EHS) management tools to streamline management of operational risks and environmental compliance processes. Learn what 4 objectives they were looking to solve with an EHS app and 7 benefits they're receiving.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

SAP

Integrated Business Planning for the Supply Chain
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Explore ways to combine traditional demand planning with advanced demand sensing techniques so you can refine short-term forecasts to drive better fulfillment, integrate multiple demand streams to provide more accurate forecasts, and more.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

SAP

IDC Manufacturing Insights: Planning for the New Requirements of Smart Manufacturing
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: To achieve the digital transformation required of smart manufacturing, you'll need to review your current application portfolio, modernize processes, and upgrade decision making capabilities. Learn more in this IDC Manufacturing Insights report.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

SAP

Enabling Industry 4.0 Through Intel and Advantech IoT Solutions
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Tune into this webinar to enable industry 4.0 with a three-layer IoT architecture that will collect and analyze massive volumes of raw data to enable manufacturers to reach new levels of factory automation and streamline development.
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Premiered: 12 Oct 2016

Intel

Cloud ERP Case Studies and Trends for Manufacturing Executives
sponsored by Infor
EGUIDE: Learn how four manufacturers were able to leverage their cloud investments to free up their IT departments and reduce costs. You'll also discover ways manufacturers can join the digital revolution, as well as four ERP trends that business leaders should watch out for.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

Infor

Strategic Mobility: Making The Most Of Connected Manufacturing
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Tata Consulting Services reports that manufacturers have had the greatest revenue boost from IoT, with an average increase of 28.5%. If you want to introduce smart technologies to your organization, this paper can help you get started. Find out how real-time sensor data can help you automate processes, enable predictive processes, and more.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

Red Hat

How Process Manufacturers Can Prepare for the Factory of the Future
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: We're about to go through a fourth industrial revolution, but what does that mean for the future of process manufacturing and the factory of the future? Discover the 5 IT forces driving modernization, the 5 technologies the future is being founded on, and more.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Infor

How Agile ERP Solutions Can Help High Tech Manufacturers Connect with Suppliers
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: The popularity of reshoring is causing a significant shift in how manufacturers approach their operational strategies. Explore what's driving the reshoring movement, how ERP tools are easing the process, and why cloud provides a strategic advantage.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

Infor

High Expectations for High-Tech Value Chains
sponsored by Infor
EBRIEF: This e-brief offers strategic advice for manufacturing executives who find themselves in need of high-tech expertise. Discover how to track parts and components to better coordinate production schedules, increase logistic visibility to manage the volatility of high-demand embedded electronics, and more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

Infor

How EAM Overcomes Unique Mobility Challenges
sponsored by CraveInfoTech
WHITE PAPER: Mobility presents great opportunities for every industry, but it also brings unique challenges. Learn more about what benefits enterprise asset management tools offer and how they can help you overcome your mobility challenges.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 13 Oct 2016

CraveInfoTech

The Value of Cloud Applications in Manufacturing
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Manufacturers held off on accepting cloud technology as long as they could, but are now adopting it. This vendor-neutral white paper takes a look at how manufacturers are adopting cloud applications, the key business benefits cloud provides, the challenges being faced, and more.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

Infor

Modernizing the Industrial Ethernet Network with Increased Visibility
sponsored by Panduit
RESOURCE: This technical resource discusses how you can implement an Ethernet network that can tie your whole manufacturing operation together. This connected strategy has the ability to deliver unprecedented levels of monitoring, management, visibility and efficiency.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

Panduit

A Network Fabric Maturity Model: Manufacturing
sponsored by Panduit
WHITE PAPER: IoT is on track to connect 50 billion devices by 2020, and the network fabric has never played a more crucial role in your success. Download this white paper for steps on capturing the full value of your network fabric, a 4-stage methodology for maturing your existing network, and more.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Panduit

The Factory of the Future is Here
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals technologies that manufacturers can expect to adopt if they want to survive and thrive in the digital era. Learn how early adopters are already experiencing increased efficiency, lower product defects, and customer satisfaction gains.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 08 Sep 2016

Infor

Target Profitable Growth in the Fashion Industry with Cloud-Based ERP
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores ERP strategies designed specifically to meet the needs of fashion companies. Uncover capabilities that leverage key areas such as design and development, sourcing, supply chain visibility, manufacturing, and more.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 08 Sep 2016

Infor

Your Guide to Addressing Modern Manufacturing Concerns
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals how certain tools can help manufacturers digitize their business. Explore shifts in customer-centric operations, mobile and social adoption, cloud deployment, and more.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

Infor

Five ways to improve plant floor productivity
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: In manufacturing operations, plant floors stand to benefit the most from technological improvement. By gathering accurate, comprehensive real-time information about operations and make decisions that drive productivity. Read on to discover five tactics to help improve plant-floor operations and boost efficiency.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 24 Aug 2016

Infor

Agility and Communication in the Cloud: Top Manufacturers Stay on top of ERP Updates
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This report illustrates how top performing manufacturers ensure that their ERP solutions remain current enough to provide essential functionality and support growth. Discover how ERP in the cloud can support these initiatives.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

An IDC Analysis: How Manufacturers are Using Technology to Make a Difference
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Through digital transformation, the effective engagement of the IoT, and the development of new services, the opportunity for manufacturers to maintain and gain competitive advantage can be significant. Discover ways to explore new business models, increase the value of your business network, and more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

SAP

Apps in Manufacturing Industry
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: The following resource features two case studies about manufacturers who launched successful always-on initiatives. Learn how these organizations connected more with digital consumers by improving their IT and ERP ecosystems.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

What Supply Chain Hurdles Most Worry Discrete Manufacturers?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
EGUIDE: Discrete manufacturers—as diverse as this category can be—have shared challenges. In this expert e-guide, learn about 4 of the most common supply chain management challenges faced by these manufacturers, and what can be done to help overcome them.
Posted: 31 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Aug 2016

Oracle Corporation

Optimize Supply Chain Management with an In-Memory Data Platform
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Legacy supply chains can suffer from issues like data latency, data fragmentation, and a lack of scalability, which can hold businesses back in an increasingly fast-paced, data-driven world. Find out how to empower supply chain management teams with agility, real-time business intelligence, and predictive analytics capabilities.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Intel Corporation

Improving Manufacturing with Advanced Data Analytics
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Increasing complexity in products, manufacturing processes, and the Internet of Things (IoT) means that massive amounts of data are being generated every day. Find out how to address 3 of the biggest challenges of data management with integrated analytics so you can reduce costs, improve process cycle time, and speed up time to market.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Intel Corporation
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MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY DEFINITION (continued): …  by manufacturing items that don't last very long.In the computer industry, planned obsolescence occurs in a synergistic manner between the hardware and software sectors. New application s and operating system s (OSs) demand more memory , hard disk space, storage capacity and throughput . This demand leads to the development of improved memory technology, increasingly capacious hard drives and storage media and faster microprocessor s. These developments, in turn, are followed by still more sophisticated applications and OSs, driving the cycle to continue. All of this is fueled by the geek 's love … 
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