Archive for PdM

Unleash the Power of IoT-based Predictive Maintenance

In today’s competitive industrial world, predictive maintenance (PdM) is no longer a nice-to-have; it has become a necessity. Traditional PdM methods have several limitations. However advancements in wireless, cloud and AI technology are disrupting the way PdM has been done in recent decades. Companies are making use of these technologies to offer an end-to-end, easy-to-deploy […]

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How do You Manage Alerts from Your IIoT?

Rapid Adoption of IIoT by OEMs Equipment manufacturers are rapidly adopting IIoT to offer asset health monitoring and predictive maintenance subscriptions for new sources after market revenue (reference IIoT enables New Revenue Sources for Equipment Manufacturers).  This technology adoption started with expensive million dollar plus equipment that is both complex and critical.  Now, those OEMs […]

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CSX Transportation Improves Uptime with Lower Costs Using IIoT

Emerging technologies – especially IIoT and analytics – have opened an opportunity for near-zero unplanned downtime while improving asset longevity and costs.  Bill Larson, Director, Process Improvement, CSX Transportation, presented “On Track Work Equipment EAM Wireless Sensor – PM Integration” at the Forum by ARC Advisory Group earlier this year.  As a major railroad, CSX provides […]

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FSM with IIoT and Mobility Provides Service Providers a Competitive Advantage

Technology adoption has significantly increased the benefit to cost ratio for acquiring a Field Service Management (FSM) systems. This improves the business case for adopting or upgrading an FSM system with lower initial cost and higher benefits.  Technologies like mobility, global positioning systems (GPS), digital maps, and analytics enable route optimization which has reduced operating […]

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IIoT Helps Drive EAM Adoption

IIoT with EAM Improves Financial Performance  A modern Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) system provides the needed visibility, planning and execution to achieve the key goals for assets which are uptime, asset longevity, cost control, and safety along with the executive needs for high return on assets (ROA). These goals directly affect C-suite objectives in the […]

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