Jim Connett

Jim Connett

Jim came to SYSTEMA in 2016 and has 18 years of manufacturing and software automation experience in advanced automation environments, specializing in Workstream/COBOL customizations, tool integration, and data collection and aggregation. In 2014, he and his family spent two years in Ethiopia teaching English and Computer Science courses to international high school students. He enjoys traveling, reading historical and science fiction books, and all kinds of Japanese food.

Recent Posts by Jim Connett:

September 24, 2019 by Jim Connett

The Seven Deadly Sins of WorkStream
A WorkStream administrator repents and tells all. Read how to avoid the Seven Deadly Sins that WorkStream administrators and developers commit.
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September 02, 2019 by Jim Connett

Proper Care and Feeding of WorkStream Databases
Expert tips for optimizing WorkStream performance and maintaining your WorkStream database.
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July 18, 2019 by Jim Connett

Compliance Monitoring in Dispatching
Your factory uses an automated dispatcher. But how do you know it’s actually selecting the best material to run next? Learn about Compliance Monitoring.
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June 06, 2019 by Jim Connett

Logging Strategies in WorkStream™ and COBOL
Tips for investigating, diagnosing, and resolving problems in cumbersome COBOL generated log files in support of WorkStream™.
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April 18, 2019 by Jim Connett

Dispatching: Line Balancing Using Inventory Ratios
A different way of approaching production line balancing by using inventory and critical ratios in your dispatching system.
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