| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Manufacturing
DI Industri 4.0: Digitalization, AI and IoT

I can’t help but feel inspired after a day of inspirational presentations and conversations with manufacturing companies, including ABB, Atlas…

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Service
Field Service Buzzwords: Bringing it together

In this series we’ve discussed the service buzzwords I believe deserve the most attention in 2018 and in my last…

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Field Service Buzzwords: ‘Internet of Things’
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Previously, we discussed the importance of delivering seamless customer service throughout the entire service lifecycle. In this blog we’ll discuss…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Service
Taking IoT on the Voyage of Discovery: unlocking the real value in Field Service
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We are seeing the growing demand to integrate connected devices for field service operations. In a recent study by IFS,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Manufacturing, Process Manufacturing
Smart Factories – The theory of constraints reborn?

Over the years there have been many paradigms that claim to optimize production and save the world—bottleneck, forward and backward,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Automotive, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation
Predictive maintenance – moving from relevant to essential in the automotive industry
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The penalties for poor maintenance can be high—in energy production, loss of revenue and component costs, as well as fines…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Creativity & Innovation
Smart IoT? Sensors can fail too

We’ve all heard the promises of efficiency improvements and digital transformation made possible by adopting internet of things (IoT) technologies….

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Manufacturing, Transform Your Business
Era of the Smart Factory: How can manufacturers get to the future quicker?

Businesses are constantly told they will go broke if they do not digitally transform and quickly, but for manufacturers it’s…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Q&A: Will construction companies be able to keep pace with demand?
Q&A: Will construction companies be able to keep pace with demand?

In this Q&A, Kenny Ingram, construction and contracting industry expert and Global Industry Director at IFS, answers questions on whether…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Energy, Utilities & Resources, Service
IoT in action and why you should start
IoT in action and why you should start

How analysis of the Internet of Things (IoT) yields unexpected information. We recently installed solar panels on our house. For…

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Asset Intensive, Business Technology, Manufacturing, Research, Service
EAM and ERP: An increasingly critical partnership
EAM and ERP

Meet our guest author, Ted Rohm, Senior ERP Analyst at Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Ted Rohm is a Senior ERP…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, Manufacturing, Process Manufacturing, Strategy, Transform Your Business
10 manufacturing buzzwords you should pay attention to
10 manufacturing buzzwords that you need to pay attention to today and tomorrow

We’re in an age of rolling waves of technologically-driven disruption. Which are the 10 emerging technologies with the biggest chance of impacting your business? Here’s our guesses.

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