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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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Agility and Communication in the Cloud: Stay on Top of ERP Updates
sponsored by Infor
ANALYST REPORT: This report illustrates how top performing manufacturers ensure that their ERP solutions remain current to provide essential functionality and support growth. Read on to consider cloud deployment for delivery of your ERP solutions to perform automatic software updates, and more.
Posted: 27 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

Top 3 Ways EAM Can Decrease Your Operating Costs
sponsored by Infor
WEBCAST: Tune into this webcast to examine the top 3 ways enterprise asset management (EAM) will decrease your operating costs. Listen in now to employ the latest EAM solutions to manage costs, while increasing your return on assets (ROA).
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Premiered: Jul 20, 2016

Infor

First Transit Transforms the Backbone of Their Fleet with SCM
sponsored by Infor
VIDEO: Tune into this video to discover how to optimize resource and labor utilization, improve inventory and shipping accuracy, respond faster to changing market conditions with an open architecture SCM platform. Learn how to gain the visibility you need to deliver the perfect order every time.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Premiered: 20 Jul 2016

Infor

The Essential Features of Cloud ERP
sponsored by VAI, Vormittag Associates, Inc.
EGUIDE: Access this e-guide to discover what sets cloud/SaaS ERP apart from traditional, on-premise ERP deployments. Also learn about manufacturers who have successfully embraced the cloud for their ERP needs, and the special considerations process manufacturers should have before adopting ERP software.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016


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: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

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 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Infor

Manufacturing and the Search for More Intelligence
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Big data analytics are bringing factory production to new heights, and self-manufacturing goods are just one interesting side effect. Discover how advanced analytics and sensor data are improving yield, processes and supply chains.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Oracle Corporation

6 Tips to Help Reduce Costs and Boost Productivity
sponsored by Kronos Incorporated
WHITE PAPER: Automating labor-related functions allows for process simplification and significant bottom-line results. Discover 6 quick and easy tips to manage your workforce effectively for better business results.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Kronos Incorporated

The Internet of Things: How to Design Innovative Products
sponsored by Xively by LogMeIn
RESOURCE: The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the biggest technology shifts since the Internet. Learn more about the challenges and benefits of designing an IoT product that will successfully connect products, manage complexity, and more.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 28 Jan 2016

Xively by LogMeIn

Case Study: Nissan Optimizes Distribution with Business Rules Management
sponsored by Red Hat
CASE STUDY: After opening a new production plant, Nissan needed to align their processes more closely with customers' buying trends. This case study reveals the business rules management strategy that empowered Nissan to quickly and flexibly process production plans.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Red Hat

What Manufacturers are Finding with Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores potential benefits for your manufacturing organization with Office 365. Access now and explore ways to improve many key business functions.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Microsoft

How Manufacturing Organizations Benefit from Cloud-Based Business Applications
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic to uncover the range of benefits manufacturers experienced with cloud-based business applications, from quality control to collaboration.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Microsoft

The Case for an Industrial Big Data Platform: Laying the Groundwork for the New Industrial Age
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Discover how new big data analytics programs are changing the industrial ERP landscape. Learn how real-time analytics can help your organization reach new levels of productivity and profitability.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

GE Digital

Unlocking Business Value Through Industrial Data Management
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: The industrial network of connected machines with data analytics is creating a new frontier of competitiveness for information-centric modern organizations. Discover how your organization can harness this data analytics revolution to unlock business value.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

GE Digital

The Value of Interconnectedness: Toward a new kind of industrial company
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper now to learn how you can embrace industrial interconnectedness like the Internet of Things and other popular technologies. Discover how your manufacturing organization can create value from these new tech trends.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

GE Digital

Predix: The Industrial Internet Platform
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Is your organization ready for a new era of the industrial internet platform? In this white paper discover the answer to that question and more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

GE Digital

Transformers: How machines are changing every sector of the economy
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The UK wholesale and retail sector has the greatest number of jobs with a high chance of automation in the next 10 to 20 years, according to this research by Deloitte.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

The 3 Things Missing From Your ERP System
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: A recent study identified 3 types of modules most likely to be missing from ERP systems: project capabilities, preventative maintenance and document management. Access this white paper to discover why all 3 are invaluable to your organization.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

IFS

Cyber Security Intelligence Index for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This security intelligence report examines the types of threats that retailers face and gives advice for staying safe. Access it now to learn how you can protect your retail organization from advanced attacks.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

IBM

Bridging the Gap: 3 Keys to Competitiveness and Sustainable Profits
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover manufacturing success with these core strategies: innovation, talent, and process improvement. Learn how this simple three-step solution integrates information and insights to manage each one for greater profitability,
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Information Builders

Why Enterprise Resource Planning Software is Your Best Business Intelligence Tool
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: How can you harness big data correctly to yield valuable information and give your organization a competitive edge? In this valuable white paper, learn why ERP software is your best business intelligence tool for harvesting and analyzing big data.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IFS

The Internet of Things Supply Chain: Data-driven, Agile, Real-time
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the new technology driving the IoT. Read on to find out how you can provide immediate substantial benefits and create a strong foundation for your business in an environment where all parties, goods, assets, and sensors connect and communicate through the internet of things.
Posted: 17 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

Benefits of Predictive Analytics for the Manufacturing Industry
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: The manufacturing industry has not yet taken full advantage of the ways predictive analytics can improve the supply chain. This expert e-guide dives into the benefits that manufacturers can experience with predictive analytics, especially when used in combination with sensor data from the Internet of Things.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

IBM

AMA customer testimonial
sponsored by IQMS
VIDEO: Learn how one manufacturing-specific ERP solution has helped them achieve their highest levels of success in this short video. Discover how AMA was able to consolidate information and streamline operations to increase ease of access to information and revenue.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Premiered: 27 Mar 2015

IQMS

Operational Intelligence Adds to Business Smarts
sponsored by SearchBusinessAnalytics
EBOOK: In this 3-part guide, SearchBusinessAnalytics explores organizations' operational intelligence initiatives and their impact on business processes in customer service, logistics, energy, and manufacturing.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

SearchBusinessAnalytics
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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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