Archive for Maintenance

Emerging IIoT Services by OEMs, Renters and Dealerships

Part 2 of a three part series on the impact of IIoT on OEMs and their dealerships.  Part 1 is here. Original equipment manufacturers (OEM) are starting to offer IIoT-enabled remote monitoring and analytics services on a subscription basis that identify an issue before it harms the equipment or cascades into a major incident.  Success […]

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IIoT Enables Dramatic Changes for OEMs, Renters and Dealerships

Part 1 of a three part series on the impact of IIoT on OEMs and their dealerships. Remote connectivity and analytics enabled through the Industrial IoT (IIoT) offer equipment dealerships and rental companies an opportunity to grow revenues through new maintenance services. Equipment used in the construction, mining, agriculture, industrial, and transportation industries has grown […]

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Digitizing Control Valves

SAMSON AG, a leading global control valve supplier, recently announced a strategic partnership to integrate 3DSignals’ artificial intelligence-based acoustic monitoring technology into the company’s flow control devices and systems.  This announcement adds SAMSON to the growing list of control valve suppliers leveraging IIoT technologies to create “new services such as adaptive predictive maintenance, and gain […]

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Augmented Reality In the Digital Enterprise

At this year’s Orlando Forum I had the pleasure of hosting a session on the topic of Augmented Reality (AR) as a tool within the Digital Enterprise.  Even though the first AR system was developed in 1992 (by the US Airforce) it is very much an emerging technology when it comes to industrial use.  As […]

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Transit Gets Serious About Asset Management

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is getting serious about asset management. In what this analyst believes is a first for asset management, the agency has finalized a rule establishing a National Transit Asset Management (TAM) System, effective October 1, 2016. The purpose of the system is to monitor and manage public transportation capital assets to […]

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