SOURCE: Kepware


March 06, 2012 08:30 ET

KEPServerEX Selected as a ML100 Winning Communications Application

Michelin N.A. Achieves Operational Excellence With Kepware Technologies' Solution Earning a 2012 Manufacturing Leadership Award

PORTLAND, ME--(Marketwire - Mar 6, 2012) - Kepware Technologies, the leader in advanced Communications for Automation, announces KEPServerEX is among the distinguished winning manufacturing communications applications as deployed by Michelin N.A. Presented with an award for the winning category of Operational Excellence, Michelin N.A will be honored for its KEPServerEX application at the Awards Gala, held during the Manufacturing Leadership Summit, taking place April 29-May 2 at The Breakers in Palm Beach, FL.

Manufacturing Executive, the global community for manufacturing leadership and producer of the Manufacturing Leadership Summit and ML100 Awards program, provides a portfolio of services including the Manufacturing Leadership Council and the Manufacturing Executive Leadership Journal (

Michelin Tire N.A. uses KEPServerEX to provide bi-directional communications to the several brands of PLCs and support automation including SCADA/HMI, trending, data logging, alarm logging, and recipe management in their manufacturing facilities.

"On behalf of all of us here at Kepware Technologies, we congratulate Michelin N.A. for earning a ML100 award and acknowledge its exceptional industry leadership, vision, and operations," said Tony Paine, President and CEO at Kepware Technologies. "We're pleased to provide the communications technology that is helping to shape the future of global manufacturing and operational excellence, especially in light of today's competitive manufacturing environment."

An independent judging panel chaired by David R. Brousell, Vice President & Editorial Director, and Jeff Moad, Executive Editor of Manufacturing Executive, reviewed project and individual achievement nominations. The winners were decided by a panel of qualified judges from various companies and organizations in the manufacturing industry.

About Kepware Technologies

Kepware Technologies, established in 1995, develops a wide range of communication and interoperability software solutions for the Automation industry. Our flexible and scalable solutions are for connecting, managing, monitoring, and controlling diverse automation devices and software applications. Our industry endorsed software solutions improve operations and decision-making throughout all levels of an organization. Kepware Technologies' mission is to be "Your Standard for Connectivity." For more information visit:

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