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Five Steps to Process Wisdom

Virtual Support Engineer and vMonitor Move Data into the Cloud, Where It Can Help to Optimize Processes

By Mike Bacidore

AF14 Banner/automationfair/index.html Manufacturers have been collecting data from single assets for quite some time, but now the ability to aggregate and analyze that data gives enterprises the opportunity to make predictive decisions and optimize processes. A variety of new hardware and software on display at the Rockwell Automation Solutions & Services booth this week at Automation Fair 2014 in Anaheim, California, bring that opportunity into the realm of possibility.

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