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December 31, 2018
Dueling Edge definitions
Page 32, Connected Technology Solutions
John Fryer, senior director, industry solutions, Stratus Technologies explains how competing definitions are being used to explain the different capabilities and expectations of edge computing.

December 31, 2018
Smart Manufacturing on the Edge
Page 26, Connected Technology Solutions
Edge computing is a hot topic in the world of manufacturing, but how can it help manufacturing companies improve visibility of their operations and improve operational efficiency? We put these questions to our expert panel of Dave Sutton, industry product manager at Schneider Electric, Rob Patterson, VP at PTC, Dave Laurello, CEO of Stratus Technologies and Tony Antoun, SVP of Edge Engineering at GE Digital.

December 6, 2018
A emerging manufacturing technologies demand modernisation
Engineering Update
The goal of minimising downtime has been a priority for the manufacturing industry, really all industries, for some time now. However, recent technology shifts and the emergence of a booming IoT (Internet of Things) has moved downtime prevention from a goal to a business-critical need.

December 6, 2018
New IDC research: highly available edge computing platforms accelerate industrial automation
The era of edge computing is bridging the gaps between IT, OT and CT by collecting, managing and analysing data used across the organisation to increase efficiencies.

October 30, 2018
Stratus everRun VM delivers always-on availability to ensure pharmaceutical compliance
Process & Control Today
Alexander Witkowski, Systems Administrator and Administrator for IT at co.don explains his reasons for choosing everRun VM, “We’ve been using Stratus everRun HA high availability solution for physical servers since 2006 and have not had any downtime since then.

October 25, 2018
Stratus Technologies ftServer secures production process
Engineering Update
Alexander Witkowski, Systems Administrator and Administrator for IT at co.don explains his reasons for choosing everRun VM, “We’ve been using Stratus everRun HA high availability solution for physical servers since 2006 and have not had any downtime since then. This made it an easy decision to also use a Stratus product to protect our virtual servers. I was able to use a test server to test all the software that we currently use.

October 25, 2018
A step by step guide to an IIoT project
Jason Andersen, VP of business line management for Stratus Technologies, shares the key success factors for achieving next-generation automation capabilities in legacy environments.

October 17, 2018
The Fault-Tolerant server market is growing at an exponential rate in upcoming years
Industry Today
Statistical Analysis report on “Fault-tolerant Server Market” capacity, production, production value, cost/profit, supply/demand and import/export. The report will assist reader with better understanding and decision making.

October 8, 2018
Preventing application downtime using platform, software, cloud, high availability solutions
Continuous availability, now a global requirement, touches every part of our lives. The need for always-on applications has become more pervasive across all market sectors. But, what’s driving the demand for high availability? Users.

September 30, 2018
Complete digital network migration at Turkey’s largest geothermal power plant
September 2018 Issue
New controllers, software and network architecture deliver more robust cybersecurity, higher performance, easier diagnostics and significantly enhanced data capture.

September 26, 2018
Automation giant backs engineering careers campaign in classrooms
A NEW campaign to develop engineering skills in the classroom has the backing of one of Milton Keynes’ major employers.

September 24, 2018
Collaboration on school engineering skills in Milton Keynes
Cabinet Member for Schools and Families, Zoe Nolan attended the launch of a new engineering skills programme which will be delivered to 10 local schools.

September 18, 2018
Local Companies Collaborate on Schools Engineering Skills Initiative
Rockwell Automation today hosted the launch of a collaboration with Primary Engineer, a not-for-profit organisation which delivers engineering skills programmes into schools throughout the UK.

September 3, 2018
How to give your industrial platform a real edge
According to a recent Gartner report, “By 2022, more than 50 percent of Industrial IoT analytics will be performed at the edge, up from less than 10 percent today.”

June 20, 2018
VIDEO: Stratus’ new ztC Edge System is Child’s play!
It’s so easy to set up, watch five year old complete it in less than 30 minutes!

June 5, 2018
How Edge Computing can Transform your Business
Process & Control Today
Edge computing: There’s no denying that this a hot topic right now – particularly in industrial environments.

May 30, 2018
Virtualisation project: A Platform for change
Industrial Plant & Equipment
Read about how the global chemical company, Scott Barder addressed the hardware obsolescence of its legacy servers on the June issue of the Industrial Plant & Equipment magazine. Page 40.

May 23, 2018
Stratus launches first virtualised industrial platform to address growing need for compute at the network edge
Automation Update
Stratus has been working with a selective group of beta users on proofs of concept, and has begun shipping production units, effective today.

May 23, 2018
Tackling an IIoT Project: Interview with Stratus Technologies
Process & Control Today
A future enabled by the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is not so far off, with the integration of IoT devices rising across industrial settings from oil & gas to building security.

May 16, 2018
Mention: New study on Fault-tolerant Server Industry release by reports and markets
Industry Today
The Global Fault-tolerant Server Industry focuses on 07 Industry Players Providing information such as company profiles, product picture and specification, capacity production, price, cost, production value and contact information.

May 11, 2018
Edge platform adds industrial strength to software applications
By Schalk Burger, Engineering news
The device, which is a dual-node server solution for redundancy and active failover, allows industrial sites – such as mines, pharmaceutical production facilities and manufacturing – to perform monitoring, control and data analytics on site to produce actionable insights and information without moving the data to the cloud or a datacentre.

May 3, 2018
How to get the benefit of industrial IoT gateways while managing the risk
By Jason Andersen, Connectivity
As more industrial enterprises take their first tentative steps toward Internet of Things (IoT) implementations, they quickly discover the need for a new class of system: the IoT gateway. As with any new technology introduced into industrial environments, one question arises: Will it introduce new risks?

May 1, 2018
Building security systems lock down uptime
Electrical Engineering
See Stratus on page 22, in the May edition of the Electrical Engineering magazine.

May 1, 2018
In conversation with… Greg Hookings, Stratus Technologies
Engineer IT
Read an interview with Greg Hookings at Stratus office in South Africa, just after Wonderware X-Change conference 2018. Greg is responsible for leading the company’s industrial internet of things (IIOT) and Industry 4.0 IT systems with one of his tasks being “thought leadership”.

April 16, 2018
Downtime: Do you know how much it’s costing your business?
By Brian Sims, Risk UK
At the risk of stating the obvious, downtime can be a nightmare for security personnel who are tasked with ensuring the protection of a company or an organisation’s assets, people and property, writes Duncan Cooke.

April 9, 2018
Finding Value at the Edge
By Jason Andersen, Connectivity
With the growth in highly connected devices and machines, industrial enterprises realise they need an efficient way to manage large amounts of data – thus escalating the importance and need for edge computing.

April 9, 2018
Do you know how much downtime is costing you?
By Duncan Cooke, asmag

April 3, 2018
Downtime can be a nightmare
Professional Security
At the risk of stating the obvious, downtime can be a nightmare for security personnel who are tasked with ensuring the protection of a company or an organisation’s assets, people and property.

March 19, 2018
IIoT: The edge of innovation
The Manufacturer
According to recent research, nearly three-quarters of European industrial companies (72%) will increase their Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) investment over the coming three years.

February 15, 2018
IoT – Is the electronic security industry ready, willing and able?
So what will IoT do for the electronic industry? There is no doubt that it will set innovators free to use their imaginations in order to come up with creative solutions that combine the expertise, knowledge and intuition of ‘man’ with the processing power of ‘machine’.

February 15, 2018
IoT question
Is the electronic security industry ready, willing and able for billions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices? asks Duncan Cooke, Business Development Manager, UK and Europe for Stratus Technologies.

February 1, 2018
IoT: Is the Electronic Security Industry Ready, Willing and Able?
It is, perhaps, still relatively early days in terms of the electronic security industry fully embracing the undoubted benefits to be realised from the IoT, but what can we learn right now from developments in other sectors?

January 18, 2018
European beef processor achieves always-on supply chain status with 24/7/365 software solution
By Stratus, Refrigerated & Frozen Foods
This Refrigerated and Frozen Foods article features Stratus’ Dunbia case study, highlighting how Stratus’ everRun software helps European beef processor, Dunbia, virtually eliminate the risk of downtime and associated business loss.

January 10, 2018
Bridging the gap to IT/OT convergence
By Jason Andersen, Connectivity
For over 20 years there have been discussions about IT and OT convergence, but meaningful progress has not been made. Divisions largely continue to persist but there is promise that it’s about to change. Now, as companies become more involved in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), adopting new infrastructures and Big Data, we are seeing the need to bridge this divide.