Best Robot Bartender in Colorado

Last fall my friend Seth Leinbach at In-Position Technologies casually mentioned that he sells a 6 axis collaborative robot (like this) that can do just about anything that a human hand/arm can do. My question, of course, was “Can it pour a beer?” He replied in the affirmative so I set up an event with…

CMMC – Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Recommendations

PQA Certification and Allen CIO have put together the following recommendations relating to CMMC, the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification. Announced on June 13, 2019, The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification is the new approach by the Department of Defense (DoD) to create a unified cybersecurity standard and properly secure their supply chain and the Defense Industrial…

Manufacturing TCO

TCO is a technology acronym that stands for Total Cost of Ownership, which ideally should be low.  It is a very interesting phrase that is quite difficult to interpret.  This is because of how much goes into a TCO calculation.   So let’s say you are evaluating two different laptops: Laptop 1 Type:Lenovo ThinkPad T14…

TheManufacturingPivot.com

At Allen CIO our initial offering is to help manufacturing companies embrace a new technical philosophy we call “The Manufacturing Pivot.” This Pivot relates to the change that the front office needs to take in order to be competitive and lean on the technology side. Without it, manufacturers will struggle and stumble with adopting critical…