The Bright Spot

Explore The Future of Manufacturing

June 5, 2019


Designing User Experience For The Factories Of Tomorrow


By Olga Zinoveva, Senior Software Engineer


The User Experience (UX) discipline in the technology sector has evolved rapidly over the last two decades and we’ve all witnessed the changes. For example, the transition from button-based phones and keyboard-only interfaces to increasingly powerful yet easy-to-use, touch-based smartphones and tablets.
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From Bits To Atoms


By Brian Mathews, CTO Bright Machines


December 10, 2018

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Demystifying Software-Defined Manufacturing


By: Amar Hanspal, CEO, Bright Machines


January 3, 2019

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The Inevitability Of Software-Defined Manufacturing


By Nick Ciubotariu, SVP Software Engineering


February 13, 2019


May 29, 2019
The Not-So-Obvious Upside Of Automation


By Adam Montoya, VP Industrial Solutions, USA


Companies looking to automate their existing manual processes are typically faced with multiple challenges, from the technical aspects of preparing for this type of deployment, to the internal pushback from an operations team…
May 13, 2019
Q&A With Stephanie Drenchen: Building Bright Teams


From the desk of Justine Crosby, Brand Director, Bright Machines


Today we moved into our new office in Seattle; we announced this move back in December, as part of our continued focus on building an incredible team of software talent in the area. Senior Director of Engineering, Stephanie Drenchen…
May 3, 2019
Commercial Vs. Industrial Software Engineering: Differences & Key Tips


By Matthew Chartier, Senior Software Engineer


In our mission to transform industrial automation through Software-Defined Manufacturing, world class software and tools are essential. As an engineer with a background in programming…
April 17, 2019
The Best Way To Make A Global Impact: Localization


By Lior Katz, VP of Global Field Operations, Bright Machines


If you’ve ever traveled internationally, you might recall the experience of stumbling upon the familiar sight of Apple store and the sudden wave of comfort you feel in a foreign place…
April 9, 2019
Machine Vision And Manufacturing: A Reality 25 Years In The Making


By Ronald Poelman, Senior Software Architect, Bright Machines


Twenty-five years ago, scientist and futurist Hans Moravec predicted the tremendous impact of robotics and artificial intelligence on human society, remarking: “Our artifacts are…
March 27, 2019
A Conversation With Lior Susan, Founding Partner, Eclipse Ventures – Part II


From the desk of Justine Crosby, Brand Director, Bright Machines


Last week we published Part I of my conversation with Lior Susan, in part II he gives us insights into localized manufacturing, what makes a good CEO and provides a bit of advice for budding entrepreneurs…
March 14, 2019
BMW i Ventures Joins the Bright Machines Journey


By Greg Eden, CMO, Bright Machines


The pace of technology innovation in the auto industry over the last decade has been remarkable. Cars are becoming increasingly intelligent with new electrification, autonomy, connectivity and infotainment capabilities. While deemed a luxury just 10-15 years ago, nearly every new car today is equipped with some type of connected car technology.
March 5, 2019
Why I Joined Bright Machines


By Hanns Windele, SVP of Sales for EMEA, Bright Machines


Over the past 20 years, the electronic design automation (EDA) industry has seen a rapid acceleration of innovation, with improvements made in both methodology and tools to greatly improve design productivity through automation.