Envision the Possibilities with AR in Manufacturing

In 1913, Henry Ford began using the assembly line to mass produce automobiles. This dramatic change reduced the automobile production time from twelve hours to just two and a half. Ford ushered in a century of innovation, dominated by advances in technology beyond anything he could have imagined. While technological advances have allowed factories to produce high quality goods more efficiently and safely, they have also created a skills gap. Baby boomers have begun to retire, taking their expertise with them. At the same time, innovations have created a greater need for highly skilled workers. AR in manufacturing can help…

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ALE – A Simple Tool to Prevent Catastrophic Business Loss

ALE tips by Carl Mazzanti The February 1, 2019 USA Today headline read: “Devastating fire destroys New Jersey paper plant and leaves 500 without jobs.” According to the company CEO, “Wednesday night’s cold and windy conditions overcame the factory’s fire suppression system.” Fortunately, no one was hurt, but the loss of the factory and 500 jobs is a major tragedy. I bring it up because I want you to know about an incredibly useful tool to help prevent losses like this. It’s called Annualized Loss Expectancy or ALE. ALE is a decision framework to help you decide what type of…

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eMazzanti to be Featured on NJBIZ Cybersecurity Panel

The Rise of Cyber-Crime and Business Cyber-Defense topics of NJBIZ Cybersecurity Program featuring NYC tech entrepreneur and cybersecurity expert, Carl Mazzanti Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) February 21, 2018 — eMazzanti Technologies President and Co-founder, Carl Mazzanti, will be a featured cybersecurity industry expert on a Cybersecurity Panel Discussion presented by NJBIZ, Tuesday, February 26, 2019. The NJBIZ Cybersecurity educational event is scheduled to run from 8:00 to 10:30 am. Conveniently, it will be held at The DoubleTree by Hilton Somerset, 200 Atrium Drive, Somerset, New Jersey. And, interested parties may register with NJBIZ.com for a nominal fee. The panel…

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New Jersey Manufacturer’s Rave Review on Website Update

“Carl is like a very good maître d’. He wants to make sure you get the best table and that you have good service. We got the project completed quickly and the quality of the work is good.” Jim Minadeo, President, Zero Surge Zero Surge’s power quality products have been protecting sensitive electronics since 1989 with no incidents of surge failure or fire. After meeting staff at a New Jersey Manufacturing Day, CEO Jim Minadeo engaged eMazzanti’s digital marketing team to add features and fix problems with their website, zerosurge.com. The team quickly added a newsletter subscription option and essential…

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eMazzanti Supports NJMEP National Manufacturing Day

‘Hoboken manufacturing IT consultant is Platinum Sponsor and Innovator of the Year Finalist at New Jersey event commemorating October 5th National Manufacturing Day Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) September 27, 2018 — eMazzanti Technologies today announced that it is a Platinum Sponsor of the National Manufacturing Day Event organized by the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP). The NJMEP National Manufacturing Day program is scheduled to run from 7:30 am to 2:30 pm on Friday, October 5, 2018 at The Marigold, 315 Churchill Avenue in Somerset, New Jersey. The annual event brings together manufacturers, students, supporters and industry expert speakers….

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3 Benefits of Cloud Computing for Manufacturing Companies

Considering taking your manufacturing company to the Cloud? You’re not alone—a 2016 survey by IDG found that 70% of companies currently use Cloud computing in some capacity. Today, it’s safe to assume that number is even higher. While you might not think of manufacturing and Cloud computing as natural partners, the truth is, the Cloud offers many benefits to the industry that can help you take your company to the next level. Here are just a few reasons to make the switch. Access data from anywhere Imagine being able to access your data and content from anywhere. That’s one of…

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Join the Fourth Industrial Revolution: 5 Ways to Transform Your Business

A revolution is underway. It is disruptive and worldwide, and it has the power to radically change modern society. For manufacturing, the fourth industrial revolution brings both challenge and opportunity. Businesses can harness the power of the revolution to increase productivity, reimagine factory processes and improve efficiency. From steam power to the assembly line to computerization, the first three industrial revolutions reshaped manufacturing. The fourth revolution blends the physical and digital worlds. Driven by the Internet of Things (IoT) and powered by data, Industry 4.0 reaches from the factory floor to the household kitchen and beyond. Businesses today must embrace…

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Manufacturing Robots Revolutionizing Industry

In 1962, General Motors installed the UNIMATE robot in its factory in New Jersey, becoming the first major manufacturer to implement an industrial robot. Fifty years later, manufacturing robots are now taking center stage in the latest industrial revolution. Recent market studies show signs of an unprecedented boom in industrial robotics. An estimated 1.3 million manufacturing robots will be delivered to factories globally in 2018. Between now and 2020, the number is forecasted to grow by an average of 14% annually. Long a staple in the automotive industry, robots have begun to gain prominence in warehouse and logistics applications, aerospace,…

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The Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

Envision a smart factory where processes are fully automated using robots, 3D printing and artificial intelligence (AI). All equipment is interconnected and intelligent. Real-time data analytics drive continuous improvement and innovation. As in this scenario, the digital transformation in manufacturing, or industry 4.0, promises many benefits to business and consumers alike. As steam power and the assembly line did before, the digital transformation is set to revolutionize manufacturing. For example, Harley Davidson consolidated 42 buildings into a single, computer-controlled factory, reducing the production cycle from 21 days to six hours while lowering cost, inventory and injury rates. Faster, Better, Safer,…

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Manufacturing Cyber Security Presentation at NJMEP

Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) January 31, 2018 — eMazzanti Technologies Vice President and Co-founder, Carl Mazzanti, will be the featured speaker at a Manufacturing Cyber Security Program organized by the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP) on Thursday, February 1, 2018. The Manufacturing Cyber Security Program is scheduled to run from 9:30 to 11:30 am at NJMEP Headquarters, 2 Ridgedale Ave., Suite 305 in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey. As announced, Mazzanti’s topic will be, “Secure the Manufacturing Product Line.” “Manufacturing has recently jumped to number two on the list of industries most vulnerable to cyber-attack,” stated Mazzanti. “As industrial technology…

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