IT/OT Convergence: The Future Is Now!

IT/OT convergence is the integration of information technology with operational technology.  New standards and IoT initiatives, better connectivity, and better technology tools are making the deployment simpler, faster, and enabling successful IT/OT convergence.  Strategies and techniques for IT/OT convergence including best practices, technologies, implementation and deployment, challenges, lessons learned, and the value obtained will be presented.  Case studies will illustrate how connecting the data from manufacturing and operations directly to the enterprise system have improved operational effectiveness.  Join us and learn how others have achieved IT/OT convergence and how it make a difference in your plant now!

Thursday AM
S2: 10:30 AM Track 4 (Oceans 11)