Nobody Is Doing Anything About Cyber Security

At the INSIDER we’ve been saying this for years. The adoption of even basic cyber security actions in the industrial space is very low. Many companies believe that they are “pretty safe” because they are relatively obscure. But I recall … Continued

Help a Saint Louis FLL (Lego League) Team Do Research!

I received this from the coach of the FLL team: Phil Speth, Shaw Please send this far and wide. It isn’t just for St. Louis, but anyone who can take the survey. Our Lego Team needs your help. Our 4th … Continued

Rockwell’s Automation Perspectives Aptly Named

My tweets and retweets from Rockwell Automation’s Automation Perspectives on Tuesday: Tue, 08:13: Rockwell Automation’s President and CEO Blake Moret welcomes Automation Perspectives to Houston #houstonstrong… https://t.co/0zafvi1YQx Tue, 08:15: $6.3 Billion in FY2017 Sales and a shareholder value curve outperforming … Continued

Women in Automation- Emerson Exchange Zooms In

Emerson Exchange Casts Spotlight in Changes in Women’s Contributions to Automation by Joy Ward This is another article that would have been in the October INSIDER– part of the coverage of Emerson Exchange 2017. If you like this kind of … Continued

The Trouble With Top Management

In this month’s Control magazine, Greg McMillan interviews Walt Boyes and Joy Ward from Spitzer and Boyes LLC on the problems with top management who are not technically trained. We talk about why the automation industry is different. Read it … Continued

Blake Moret Finally Gets the Cherry

After a year of being CEO, the Rockwell Automation Board has finally named Blake Moret to the post of Chairman. He, of course, succeeds Keith Nosbusch in that role, as he succeeded Nosbusch as President and CEO. Rockwell will continue … Continued