All posts tagged emerging technology


The FAA Releases Groundbreaking Rules for Commercial Drones

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently released rules regulating the use of commercial drones to ensure the flying robot can safely share the skies with commercial aircraft. FAA Guidelines for Commercial Drones: –Operators must be at least 16 years old –Operators must pass an […]

Eight technologies are transforming supply chains

MHI Roundtable leader and MHI member John Hill recently discussed the findings of the 2015 MHI Annual Industry Report with Supply Chain Brain’s Russell Goodman. In this interview, Hill discusses the impact the eight technologies identified in the Report are […]

What Does the IoT Mean to Modern Manufacturing?

Guest Commentary by Scott Stone, Cisco-Eagle | @CiscoEagle When the Terminator movies hit the big screen in the early 1990’s, it was man versus machine as the human resistance battled robots sent back in time to eradicate it from the world. […]

The iPhone 6 – A Supply Chain Story

by Sterling J. Scott, Marketing Communications Coordinator, MHI | @mhi_sterling The iPhone, in its eighth generation and seventh year, is one of the most successful consumer electronic lines of all time and continues to break sales records with each new generation released. […]

The $30 trillion emerging market growth opportunity in the technology sector

Consumer demand for technology goods in emerging markets has increased dramatically in the last decade and will continue to ramp up, according to a new white paper titled “Path to Growth: Shaping Tech Sector Supply Chains in Emerging Markets.” Combined with […]

Dawn of the Planet of 3D Printing

by Sterling J. Scott, Marketing Communications Coordinator, MHI | @mhi_sterling The 2014 MHI Annual Industry Report revealed that only 17% of executives view 3D printing as a strategic priority. This is understandable because 3D printing has not greatly impacted manufacturing or […]

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