Working From Home: Improving Wi-Fi performance
Working From Home: Improving Wi-Fi performance
Here are some less well-known ways manufacturing professionals can improve connection speeds on home Wi-Fi networks…Change the channel that the router is transmitting on by using a free phone app to...
Working From Home: Staying healthy & productive
Working From Home: Staying healthy & productive
When working from home for long hours each day, it's important to create a comfortable environment. Computer screens, TVs and smartphones emit blue-light that can damage our health. Studies show that...
Working From Home: Web conferencing
Working From Home: Web conferencing
With the right technology, web conferencing can make working from home a much more social and productive experience.Audio qualityA common problem on conference calls is echo, which is caused by the...
Optimizing your Device Management Strategy
Optimizing your Device Management Strategy
IT departments in manufacturing firms are managing an increasing number of endpoint devices. Logistics analysts, quality assurance managers and product designers alike require specialized software and...
Replace BYOD with a Choice of Company-Owned Devices
Replace BYOD with a Choice of Company-Owned Devices
With a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program in place, you may have seen more operational flexibility for your workforce, especially if you have contractors who are frequently away from the office...
Flexible Computing for Modern Workspaces
Flexible Computing for Modern Workspaces
Many manufacturers are looking for ways to optimize their work spaces; typically to fit more employees into existing facilities and/or to boost collaboration. For the manufacturing industry, there are...
Match User Types with Optimal Devices to Increase Productivity
Match User Types with Optimal Devices to Increase Productivity
When it comes to providing teams with the right equipment to do their jobs, one size doesn't fit all. It’s critical that devices are well-suited to the type of work an employee does, to empower...
Developing a Scalable Tech Support Strategy
Developing a Scalable Tech Support Strategy
While workplace technology increases employees’ flexibility and productivity, it also greatly increases their expectations. Whether product design, facility inspection or customer support, all...
Protecting Data in an Era of Advanced Threat
Protecting Data in an Era of Advanced Threat
While applications continue to be the most vulnerable to attack, endpoint devices are a gateway into a manufacturers data and networks. If a device is compromised, your entire organization could be...
Office Ergonomics
Office Ergonomics
With many employees spending long hours at a computer, providing a healthy environment is crucial for well-being and productivity. Many manufacturing organizations invest in ergonomic office chairs...
Optimizing Your Device Choice Program
Optimizing Your Device Choice Program
Congratulations on establishing a program where employees are offered a choice of company-owned devices. As your business grows, it will help you streamline collaboration, harden security and free up...
Industry Advisory: Manufacturing – Growth - Mature
Industry Advisory: Manufacturing – Growth - Mature
As an established company in the manufacturing sector, your IT must maintain essential infrastructure, and support the business to improve productivity, processes and integration with suppliers and...