Thursday, March 14, 2019
Quality assurance matters to manufacturers. The reputation and bottom line of a company can be adversely affected if defective products are released. If a defect is not detected, and the flawed product is not removed early in the production process, the damage can run in the hundreds of dollars per unit.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
If you are a manufacturer who wants to take its first steps towards IoT, and you’re overwhelmed by the plethora of vendors and IoT platforms in the IoT space, you are not alone. IoT is still a new space, with many moving parts and products.
Thursday, September 6, 2018
In this article I discuss the biggest market opportunities for developers of IoT solutions. This is a topic of greatest interest to developers from independent software vendors (ISVs), and system integrators (SIs) who develop custom solutions for individual customers.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
In a previous blog article Extracting actionable insights from IoT data I discuss the value of collecting IoT data from machines, assets and products. The whole point of collecting IoT data is to extract actionable insights.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Thanks to the explosion of IoT we now have millions of devices, machines, products, and assets connected and streaming terabytes of data. But connecting to devices, ingesting and storing their sensor data is just the first step.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
The story of predictive maintenance (PdM) starts back in the 1990s. Technologies began to arrive that sense the world in new ways: ultrasound, infrared, thermal, vibration, to name a few. However,…
Thursday, June 28, 2018
As it’s often the case with new technologies, Augmented Reality (and its more evolved sibling - Mixed Reality) have attracted a lot of excitement in the tech world and sparked the imaginations…
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Smart Manufacturing envisions a future where factory equipment can make autonomous decisions based on what’s happening on the factory floor.