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December 16, 2019
Stratus ztC Edge Platform Added to the SolutionsPT Portfolio of Industrial IT Solutions
Partnership helps customers achieve fault tolerance, high availability, and productivity needs within harsh industrial environments.

October 17, 2019
Stratus Technologies becomes the partner of choice for Wonderware France
Wonderware France leverages Edge Computing solutions from Stratus to unleash the potential of digital transformation in industrial enterprises.

June 4, 2019
UK Mining Company First to Benefit from Expanded Edge Computing Portfolio from Stratus
The Stratus ztC 110i platform helps unlock the potential of digital transformation with reduced cyber security risk and increased productivity.

Stratus In the News

Ofwat pressure fosters innovative water monitoring
Process Engineering
December 4, 2019
Greg Hookings joins the water/wastewater debate on Process Engineering, full article is available in the print issue.

Water industry seeks to balance sustainability and connectivity
Process Engineering
November 27, 2019
Greg Hookings assess the changing landscape of the water industry and why asset health is the driving force behind Digital Transformation.

Stratus Technologies to Demonstrate Edge Computing at Automation Fair 2019
Engineering Update | Process & Control Today
November 2019
Stratus Technologies joins Rockwell Automation at the annual Automation Fair event in Chicago, showcasing the benefits and innovation surrounding Edge Computing.

HeJian Technology
Engineering Update
November 18, 2019
Stratus Technologies steps in to provide availability peace-of-mind whilst simplifying management, for integrated circuit manufacturer HeJian Technology.

Stratus Technologies collaborates with Microsoft to accelerate IoT solutions
IoT Now
November 12, 2019
Stratus Technologies proudly announces the improved integration of our products with the Microsoft Azure Certified for IIoT cloud platform.

Getting Edge Computing on Track
Design Solutions
October 2019
Greg Hookings explains why Edge Computing provides a major opportunity for railways in the UK to make huge steps towards improving this vital infrastructure.

Scott Bader IT Plant infrastructure is modernised
October 31, 2019
Connectivity
Stratus joins forces with SolutionPT’s architecture team for the complete modernisation of Scott Bader’s IT plant infrastructure. See how the combined solution addressed the biggest concern of reliability of hardware.

Rockwell Automation performs complete digital network migration at Turkey’s largest geothermal power plant
Engineering Update | Automation Update
October 30, 2019
See why the ftServer was part of a complete network migration resulting in significant performance increases, as well as peace of mind when it comes to availability.

Scott Bader IT Plant infrastructure is modernised with Stratus, SolutionsPT & Exabyte Solutions
Engineering Update | Automation Update
October 30, 2019
Stratus Technologies joins forces with SolutionPT’s architecture team for the complete modernisation of Scott Bader’s IT plant infrastructure. See how the combined solution addressed the biggest concern of reliability of hardware.

Constructing an integrated information system infrastructure aimed at IoT Increased performance and reduced maintenance hours with ftServer®
Engineering Update
October 21, 2019
See why the ftServer was selected for leading manufacturer Hagihara Industries. A company moving forward with IT developments at an increased rate, looking to improve operational efficiency, without compromising on reliability.

Pump monitoring at the cutting edge
Flow Mag
September 2019
Keeping water flowing is of paramount importance, Flow Mag hears from Stratus Technologies about why Edge Computing could be the answer.

Failure Prevention, rather than recovery
Controls, Drives & Automation
September 2019
Charlotte Stonestreet of Controls, Drives & Automation delves into craft beer and the importance of continuous uptime.

How Edge computing will Strengthen 5G (and Vice Versa)
Process & Control Today
September 20, 2019
5G and Edge Computing, both emerging technologies giving companies more power where they need. See why these two technologies are strengthening each other on Process & Control Today.

Securing the Edge of the Network
Process & Control Today
September 20, 2019
Security throughout the IT infrastructure is now more important than ever. As computing power moves to the Edge learn why more companies are deploying cyber security at these points in the network.

Defining your edge
Engineering Update
September 19, 2019
Want to deploy an Edge Computing solution but unsure where to start? Define your Edge needs with this article from Senior Director, Industry Solutions, John Fryer.

How to get the benefit of industrial IoT gateways while managing risk
Engineering Update
September 19, 2019
Manage risk with our Vice President, Business Line Management, Jason Andersen. Unlock your IoT gateway and start seeing the benefits today.

Stratus ztC Edge platform named as an AVEVA Edge Computing Infrastructure Solution
Process & Control Today
September 18, 2019
Stratus Technologies and AVEVA continue a long and collaborative relationship with the ztC Edge being selected as AVEVA’s Edge Computing solution.

Local design technology project celebrates innovation in children and motivation in teachers
Engineering Update | Process & Control Today | Automation Update
August 2019
Developed with input from end users, system integrator and reseller partners the ztC110i addresses customers’ most pressing needs for enhanced security, monitoring and performance at the edge of corporate networks.

Accessing the benefits of edge computing – a must for industry 4.0
Information Age
August 27, 2019
Editor of Information Age, Nick Ismail, continues his conversation with Vice President Business Line Management, Jason Andersen. The pair ask what’s holding back the technology from industry wide deployment.

The Xbox “cheat” for industrial computing
Connectivity
August 22, 2019
Head of Business Development, Greg Hookings, draws parallels between the gaming industry and the industrial sector. Learn the ‘cheat’ code and unlock your Industry 4.0 superpowers.

When does “as a service” make sense for Industrial Operations?
Engineering Update
August 15, 2019
Vice President, Business Line Management, Jason Andersen examines the “as a service” model and when and where this will make sense for industrial operations.

Failure prevention, rather than recovery
Controls, Drives & Automation
August 14, 2019
Editor of Controls, Drives & Automation, Charlotte Stonestreet, examines the deployment of the ftServer withing top US brewer Dogfish Head.

5G and the smart supply chain
Connectivity
August 9, 2019
Are you ready for the 5G revolution? Stratus Technologies talks to Connectivity about the rapidly developing technology and how it will dramatically improve data capture, providing manufactueres the tools they need to make critical business decisions.

Scott Bader IT Plant infrastructure is modernised with SolutionsPT and Exabyte Solutions
Process & Control Today
August 7, 2019
Scott Bader turns to Stratus Technologies and Rockwell Automation to conduct a site wide upgrade of its control systems and infrastructure, resulting in reliable hardware and a virtualised system.

New additions to ztC Edge computing portfolio empowers operational professionals
Design, Products & Applications | Connectvity
July 2019
Developed with input from end users, system integrator and reseller partners the ztC110i addresses customers’ most pressing needs for enhanced security, monitoring and performance at the edge of corporate networks.

Emerging manufacturing tech demand modernisation
Engineering Times
July 26, 2019
As downtime moves from a goal to a business critical need, Stratus Technologies examines how new technology is causing manufacturers to modernise and why they should look at a “failure prevention mechanism”.

Using the IIoT to Improve Packaging Line Performance
Process & Control Today
July 25, 2019
Intelligent implementation of IIoT solutions eases the production challenges of packaging plant manufacturers.

Emerging Manufacturing Technologies Demand Modernisation
Process & Control Today
July 25, 2019
Don’t get left behind with outdated systems, see why failure recovery is being outmatched with failure prevention.

Unlocking the Value of SCADA and HMI
Engineering Update
July 24, 2019
SCADA and HMI used to be confined to control room applications, or specific machines on a plant floor, but they are increasingly deployed in edge applications in a whole variety of production environments here, John Fryer, Senior Director, Industry Solutions, Stratus Technologiesd discusses the importance of reliable data collection.

IIoT presents challenges and opportunities
Connectivity
July 24, 2019
FacilityXConnex sets out to make the most of the data collected for their customers. With simplicity and reliability a top priority the analytic company turned to Stratus Technologies with its no touch edge computing solution ztC Edge for analytics and remote equipment monitoring of smart buildings.

Digital solution for Yeo Valley keeps business churning
Connectivity
July 8, 2019
One of the best-loved organic food producers in the UK was risking unplanned downtime due to legacy hardware dating back decades. Follow their digital transformation journey as SolutionsPT implements a robust solution.

UK Mining Company First to Benefit from Expanded Edge Computing Portfolio from Stratus
Process & Control Today | Engineering Update | Design, Products & Applications | Automation Update | Control Engineering Europe | Connectvity
June 2019
Routeco recieves the first units of the newly launched ztC Edge 110i, see the benefits of the simple to deploy solution and unlock the potential of your digital transformation.

The Importance of Cyber Security in an Access Control World
Infologu
June 2019
Duncan Cooke takes to the stage in the upcoming Security Institute event.

Making things work as part of the IIoT
Control Engineering Europe
June 2019
Greg Hookings joins industry experts as they weigh in on the importance of sensors when it comes to data gathering for the IIoT.

Your smart devices should living on the Edge (Part Two)
Engineering Update
June 21, 2019
In part two of Jason Andersen’s series he outlines the logical steps for establishing an edge computing architecture.

For frozen food IIoT strategies, the action is at the edge
Process & Control Today
June 21, 2019
Can the complex nature of the always-changing food and beverage sector be helped by edge technologies? Senior Director John Fryer investigates.

Your smart devices should living on the Edge (Part One)
Engineering Update
June 20, 2019
Stratus Technologies Vice President, Jason Andersen, exames smart devices and the importance of capturing data, especially on the edge.

Transitioning to an edge computing provider — Stratus Technologies
Information Age
June 19, 2019
Stratus Technologies Vice President, Jason Andersen, meets with Information Age editor Nick Ismail to walk through the journey of Stratus Technologies and the company’s transition to an edge computing provider.

Building smart manufacturing eco-systems for the Intelligent Enterprise
Design, Products & Applications
June 19, 2019
DPA magazine promotes the Smart Manufacturing webinar in conjunction with Rockwell Automation.

Making things work as part of the IIoT
Control Engineering Europe
June 3, 2019
Greg Hookings joins industry experts as they weigh in on the importance of sensors when it comes to data gathering for the IIoT.

Where and why the food processing industry should start its Smart Factory journey
Process & Control Today
May 30, 2019
Head of Business Development, Greg Hookings, breaks down the journey to the Smart Factory for the food processing industry.

Questions answered by Jason Andersen, VP of Business Line Management, Stratus Technologies
Engineering Update
May 28, 2019
Vice President Jason Andersen answers the burning questions of the Food & Beverage industry on Engineering Update.

5G + edge: Further optimising the supply chain
Engineering Update
May 28, 2019
5G pushes the capabilities of Edge Computing further than ever before, giving manufacturers access to benefits that were previously not possible.

Building smart manufacturing eco-systems for the Intelligent Enterprise
Connectivity
May 17, 2019
Connectivity 4IR promotes the Smart Manufacturing webinar in conjunction with Rockwell Automation.

Leading experts line-up for dedicated Food & Beverage digitalisation conference
Smart Machines & Factories
May 17, 2019
Syed Naqvi joins the roster for the Smart Machines & Factories Food & Beverage conference. Demystifying the jargon: How to make the digitalisation transition.

Ensure business critical applications are always working
Connectivity
April 18, 2019
The key challenges faced by water and wastewater professionals with their critical automation systems are eliminating unplanned downtime. Failures and quickly diagnosing problems when they occur.

Automation Plus and Stratus
Connectivity
April 18, 2019
Automation Plus is a full-service system integration and manufacturing intelligence solutions provider. A client asked for their help migrating a legacy control system running the purification process for a life-saving drug to a more modern solution while continuing to work with Rockwell applications.

5G + edge: Further optimising the supply chain
Eureka
April 10, 2019
John Fryer examines the effects of 5G on Edge Computing and how it pushes the capabilities to previously unimaginable heights.

Not all answers lie in the Cloud, they could be on the Edge
Process Engineering
March 20, 2019
As connected devices continue to churn out massive amounts of data for analysis, Edge Computing is ready to help take the strain. Dave Laurello discusses the drivers for Edge Computing and how an edge strategy will increase efficiency and agility.

Complete Digital Network Migration
Panel Building & System Integration
February 28, 2019
Case study in which the Gurmat Elektrik, Turkey’s largest geothermal power plant, shares the benefits of working with Rockwell Automation and Stratus for their complete digital network migration.

Digital Twins Improve OperationsDigital twins create simulated environments for analysing operations, testing improvements before implementation and training employees
Engineering Update
February 19, 2019
Two is much better than one! Before implementation and employee training, utilise a digital twin to simulate environments and analyse operations ahead of time, so, no surprises. Learn the full benefits of a digital Twin on Engineering Update.

Digital optimisation or digital transformation
Connectivity
February 19, 2019
Digital transformation is a buzzword on everyone’s mind. But the definition isn’t always clear. Understand what is digital transformation rather than optimisation.

How the IIoT will help food and beverage companies navigate a changing regulatory environment
Automation Update
January 30, 2019
Stratus’ Vice President of Business Line Management, Jason Andersen, examines the increasingly connected world of the food & beverage sector. Find out how manufacturers are meeting the challenge by modernising their automation and IT infrastructures.

How to lay the foundation to modernise water/wastewater control systems
Process & Control Today
January 29, 2019
The devastating water incident in Flint Michigan, the California water crisis, and unforeseen events like hurricanes Sandy and Matthew increasing the wastewater/sewage population in NJ and NC, highlight key issues within the water and wastewater industry.

What signs are there that the process food & drink sector is adapting to Brexit realities?
Process Engineering
January 9, 2019
The issues facing the food and drink sector after Brexit are not new but national and international conditions mean they are intensifying. The process industries are mining new seams of innovation, reports Brian Attwood.