A Breakthrough in High-availability ML in Production

A new approach to guarantee 0 down-time in production ML models. ML models are static, but data is dynamic and constantly changing. It’s just a matter of time before the model is no longer relevant, or even worse — starts making costly predictions. Why is Data Drift so dangerous? Let’s look at a simple example: […]

Everything You Need to Know About Automated Optical Inspection With AI

Everything You Need to Know About Automated Optical Inspection With AI

Producing quality products is of the utmost importance for any manufacturer. An important element of ensuring quality is visual inspection, otherwise known as optical inspection. This process has traditionally been carried out by humans, but recent advances in AI in the manufacturing industry have revolutionized this quality control process. Manufacturers across all industries, especially in electronics and […]

Top 3 Ways Manufacturing Analytics Will Help Your Factory

Top 3 Ways Manufacturing Analytics Will Help Your Factory

Success in manufacturing requires constantly exploring new ways to streamline operations. In the past, this meant spending months dissecting every single process looking for ways to make that process more efficient. Thankfully, the rise of industry 4.0 and IoT have given rise to a new way for manufacturers to assess their processes: manufacturing analytics. These […]

Best Practices for Training ML & AI Models for Manufacturing

Training ML & AI Models for Manufacturing

Model training is the process by which a machine learning program is trained to perform the specific task at hand. The goal is to achieve the best possible performance through model training, to the point where the end result can mimic human-level performance in its specific task, or even surpass it. AI training models are […]

How Automated Root Cause Analysis Can Help Electronics Manufacturers

Automated Root Cause Analysis for Electronics Manufacturers

Electronics manufacturers only remain profitable if they consistently produce high-quality products. Allowing for any issue to remain untreated will certainly cause issues in the immediate future, which can range from too many faulty units to a complete shutdown. Root cause analysis enables manufacturers to continue to produce quality products by empowering them with the tools […]

5 Tips to Help You Scale Manufacturing Operations

Tips to Help You Scale Manufacturing Operations

The decision to scale manufacturing operations should not be made without plenty of consideration. It’s always tempting to grow and expand the organization, but doing it improperly can risk the entire company. Learning how to scale production is not a simple task. There is much that needs to be considered before undertaking this initiative, and […]

Digital Factory at Scale: How Smart Manufacturing Is Evolving

Digital Factory at Scale

Digital factories are helping companies in many industries transform their businesses. While there are many ways to digitally transform a business, digital factories have become one of the best ways to transform a business. Companies that make use of digital factories are reaping some phenomenal rewards. Products are being brought to market faster, more is […]

Manufacturing Intelligence Benefits in Electronics Manufacturing

Manufacturing Intelligence Benefits in Electronics Manufacturing

Manufacturers in the field of electronics are always looking for ways to reduce faulty units and increase throughput. The more efficient their facilities, the more profit that can be made, and the fewer materials are wasted. The race for ultimate efficiency has led to the creation of a relatively new field known as manufacturing intelligence. […]

Downtime in Manufacturing: The True Cost of Lost Production

Downtime in Manufacturing

Downtime in manufacturing represents a significant loss for the industry. While many manufacturers consider this a cost of doing business, lost production doesn’t have to be a fact of life. Instead, steps can be taken to minimize the amount of downtime in your facility. It’s estimated that the average manufacturer deals with more than 15 hours […]

If AI for manufacturing is so great, why do most companies struggle to extract value out of it

If AI for manufacturing is so great, why do most companies struggle to extract value out of it

Numerous AI techniques are being used as part of the ongoing Industry 4.0 revolution. Everything from applying new capabilities, such as predictive maintenance, improved supply chain management, predictive analytics, and more. In predictive analytics, a production line can use different classification algorithms to detect—and even predict—which unit is likely to fail at the end-of-line (EOL) tester before it […]