Crop pests and diseases assessing and monitoring are important aspects of agricultural systems to consider for assuring food security in many parts of the world. Multidisciplinary approaches such as crop growth modeling integration with pests and disease modeling have advanced in this aspect to develop warning systems and crop damage assessments tools. In this session we present some aspects of crop disease modeling including minimum data requirements, integration of disease and crop growth models, and successful applications of crop disease modeling new technologies.
-Jose Mauricio Fernandes
OPC UA: The Communication Standard for the Internet of Things?
OPC UA is a platform-independent, service-oriented architecture specification that integrates all functionality from the existing OPC Classic specifications, providing a migration path to a more secure and scalable solution. The specification is backwards compatible with OPC Classic.
Four Fun Projects With Color Copiers
Color copiers are useful for more than just office work. Explore fun projects to make and do with this versatile piece of equipment.
Decoding What System Engineers Do
Systems engineers participate in a fairly new field that involves various areas of theory and practice. They work to develop various component parts of some system into an organized whole.
Industry 4.0 – The Industrial Revolution Continues
Eric Hoffer (1902-1983) said it best. “In times of change, learners inherit the earth; while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.”
Smarter Ways of Managing and Recycling Electronic Wastes
Technology and electronics have become a vital part of our life today. Everyone loves the new and shiny gadgets, but what to do when they are old and of no use any further? There are safer solutions than just throwing them into the trash – Recycle!
How Adding Cross-Media Services to Variable Data Printing Increases Profitability
Printers who have been offering variable data printing (VDP) services to their clients are well-placed to expand into cross-media or multichannel marketing, expanding their portfolios and developing more profitable project-based relationships. We explain how cross-media builds on VDP skills.
Using Kanban Tools for Projects and Processes
Process and project management have become increasingly important fields in business. With the advent of new technologies and the requirements of mass production, we can sometimes get ahead of ourselves and start production without actually stopping to think about the processes required to keep up.
Using an Online Kanban Board
Project and process management tools have been around for as long as business itself. These tools have often been hard to use and useful to only a handful of people within the company.
Creating Your Own Online Kanban Board
Supply chain management and production management has been a pivotal area of business ever since businesses were first created. This is the area in which cost savings can be the most easily obtained, yet there are often inefficiencies in the system that make this difficult for supply chain managers. Inventory levels are often hard to maintain or keep low, and sometimes there is way too much production going on for the demand in the current marketplace. Luckily, there are many new programs that feature an online Kanban board to help keep production and inventory in check.
Digital Kanban Boards Can Help the Production Process
Companies still use this system of lean manufacturing and the Kanban methodology today. However, with production levels much higher than they were in the middle part of the century, we are running into problems of knowing exactly where we are in the production process.
How to Choose a Hard Disk Drive
Despite the arrival of the Solid State Drive (SSD) on the market, offering quicker speeds and improved durability, the Hard Disk Drive (HDD) remains the most common type of hard drive for personal computers today. Offering a higher storage capacity and a significantly lower price per GB of storage than the SSD, this is perhaps unsurprising.
Project Initiation Document (PID) Helps to Ensure Project Success
Computer Systems developers have realized the importance of reusable technology and its significance in quick turnaround time. Project Initiation Document (PID) is widely used by systems developers in standardizing the measures of the initial parameters that come into play during the project planning and development.
Choosing a Proper Visual Management Tool
In the ever changing and increasingly digital world of business that we live in, having a proper visual management tool for your company is of growing importance. All of the top companies, whether they are tech companies, accounting firms, or retailers, have some sort of visual tools to help them manage their everyday activities. All of these tools should have the following characteristics in order to be successful.
Tech Support for Resolving Windows App Store Error 0x80070005
Windows App Store became highly popular with the arrival of Windows 8 OS. The Store is amazing, but it is also a truth that several users are facing issues while using Windows Store. The most impacting Windows App Store problem is that the apps installation failure followed by some error codes such as 0x80070005. The online forums are full of queries, where users are asking for a solution. Thus, this article describes the computer support troubleshooting tips for this error of Windows App Store.
CCcam Server – How Helpful Is It?
The TV has become an essential part of everyday life, not just as a reliable source of information that connects you to the rest of the world but also as an entertainment channel. To enjoy all the good channels that are your favorites, you will need to subscribe to services. The problem comes in if you have several TVs in your home or any other setting. It is simply unreasonable to get subscription for every TV set you have and it can also be a very expensive affair, however, a card sharing server can come to your rescue and make it possible to utilize that one single subscription card to serve the rest of the TVs. CCcam servers are available to anyone and they are a great way of saving money as you get entertained and informed.