Webcasts: Networks, cultures converge; plant-floor networking; how to work with IT

Educational seminars to help organizations implement change by establishing best practices between IT and manufacturing, and in other areas, including....

06/24/2008


Milwaukee, WI – Based on knowledge of manufacturing and IT cultures, Rockwell Automation and Cisco are holding a series of educational seminars to help organizations implement change by establishing best practices between IT and manufacturing.
The networking Educational Series of Webcasts are available online. Newly available are downloadable PDFs of Q&As following Webcast presentations, which feature questions from customers and the provided answers. The first three Webcasts of the ongoing series are:
“The Trend– Network Technology & Cultural Convergence”
“What Every IT Professional Should Know about Plant Floor Networking”
“What Every Plant Floor Controls Engineer Should Know about Working with IT”
For related reading see:

Manufacturing convergence: IT, Ethernet drive integration


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