|By Marketwired .||
|March 28, 2014 06:30 AM EDT||
SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 03/28/14 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.
Texas Leads Top 10 States for Operational Industrial Plants
A look at Industrial Info's Global Plant Database shows the top 10 states for the industrial market, based on industrial plant counts and employment. The U.S. has more than 39,000 industrial plants with more than 6.1 million employees. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241241&refer=mw.
U.S. Metals & Minerals Project Activity Improves in 2014
Planned construction starts in 2014 for Metals & Minerals Industry projects in the U.S. have increased 12.47% compared to 2013, according to Industrial Info's February 2014 update of the North American Industrial Project Spending Index. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241320&refer=mw.
Foster Wheeler Buys Siemens Environmental, Agrees to EPC Deal with OMV
Since the announcement that AMEC will acquire engineering and construction company Foster Wheeler (NASDAQ:FWLT) for $3.2 billion, Foster Wheeler has been busy on its own acquisition trail. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241340&refer=mw.
BNSF Railroad to Hire 5,000 Workers this Year for Expansions, Replacements
BNSF Railway Company plans to hire 5,000 workers this year, including 2,000 for expansion projects. Industrial Info is tracking about $4 billion in BNSF projects. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=241248&refer=mw.
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Culture is the most important ingredient of DevOps. The challenge for most organizations is defining and communicating a vision of beneficial DevOps culture for their organizations, and then facilitating the changes needed to achieve that. Often this comes down to an ability to provide true leadership. As a CIO, are your direct reports IT managers or are they IT leaders? The hard truth is that many IT managers have risen through the ranks based on their technical skills, not their leadership ab...
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The Internet of Everything is re-shaping technology trends–moving away from “request/response” architecture to an “always-on” Streaming Web where data is in constant motion and secure, reliable communication is an absolute necessity. As more and more THINGS go online, the challenges that developers will need to address will only increase exponentially. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Todd Greene, Founder & CEO of PubNub, exploreed the current state of IoT connectivity and review key trends and t...
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Two weeks ago (November 3-5), I attended the Cloud Expo Silicon Valley as a speaker, where I presented on the security and privacy due diligence requirements for cloud solutions. Cloud security is a topical issue for every CIO, CISO, and technology buyer. Decision-makers are always looking for insights on how to mitigate the security risks of implementing and using cloud solutions. Based on the presentation topics covered at the conference, as well as the general discussions heard between sessi...
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