Author Archive for Craig Resnick

GE IIoT Predix-ions Become Reality at Minds + Machines

Over 3,700 persons from 59 countries attended GE Minds + Machines in San Francisco, CA October 25-26, 2017 to learn about the latest new products, industry applications, partnerships and case studies deployed with its Predix operating system for IIoT.  The new partner program that got the most reaction was arguably the agreement between Apple and […]

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Creating Enterprise Architectures That Are Modern and Open in the IIoT Age – Part Two

Part One, which was published in Industrial IoT/Industrie 4.0 Viewpoints on Thursday, October 12th, addressed considering the whole enterprise and using open standards.  Part Two will address “Why Open Architectures”, “Technology Migration and Integration”, and conclude with “Centralized System Administration Needed”.  The concept of an open enterprise architecture that links plant floor operations with business operations across an […]

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Creating Modern, Open Enterprise Architectures in the IIoT Age – Part One

The concept of an open enterprise architecture that links plant floor operations with business operations across an entire corporate entity has been around for a while in many industrial sectors.  But making this concept a reality remains challenging.  This is particularly true for those companies that lack huge IT staffs or budgets.   IIoT, with its […]

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IIoT and Real-Time Data Provide Disruptive Technology for Managing Water/Wastewater Infrastructure

ARC Advisory Group recently collaborated with John Fryer from Stratus Technologies for an article published in Pumps and Systems Magazine to determine if IIoT and real-time data can be a disruptive technology to more effectively manage water and wastewater infrastructure. To begin with, let’s start with the public works professionals, as no one understands the […]

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Can IIoT and a Modern OT/IT Infrastructure Help Address Food and Beverage Manufacturing Challenges?

The food & beverage industry is facing a number of key manufacturing operational challenges. Food & beverage manufacturing typically consists of complex processes, such as clean-in-place, traceability, capturing mislabeled products, and serialization, The industry needs to ensure the utmost consistency of brand and product quality, taste and safety while simultaneously lowering the costs of production […]

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