Archive for Digitization

Capitalizing on the Resourceful Rail Services

Rail customers expect superior service at low costs, and rail operators cannot afford to be unprepared by equipment downtime. With the sophisticated maintenance solutions and innovative technologies in the market, rail operators can leverage third party services to deliver a better customer experience and maximize every asset’s ability to produce revenue. Rail is a vital […]

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Why Do You Need IoT at the Edge?

Note: This is the second in a series of blogs on IoT and the Edge. The previous one is ‘Where is the Edge? One can make almost any technology work on a small scale in a ‘point solution’ with isolated business benefit.  To scale up to an application having a positive effect on wider business performance […]

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Statoil Leading the Way in Digitalization Strategy

ARC is always encouraged when operators and end users go public about their strategies and plans to take the journey on the path towards Digitalization and a digital transformation.  As more and more E&P companies, including supermajors and large independents, continue to praise the possibilities created by Big Data, Statoil is emerging as one of […]

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Designing the Digital Factory

While an increasing number of manufacturers are keen to digitalize their factories to remain competitive, many lack the knowledge and expertise to effectively achieve this. That is the broad rationale behind Siemens’ decision to set up its ZerOne.Design, Digital Factory Manufacturing Design Consultancy. The term ZerOne, by the way, is derived from the two digital states of […]

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Digitizing Subject Matter Expertise Part 3: Implementing Digital Knowledge Strategies

Note: This is the third blog of a three-part series that examines human expertise as part of digital transformation. Digitizing subject matter expertise is critical for companies that want to implement prescriptive, agile operational processes, such as maintenance. The term for doing so is called digital knowledge. Digital knowledge is the discipline of encoding human expertise […]

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