Results for "Software"


    • Discovery Industry 4.0

      How to start a data analytics project in manufacturing

      The topic of data analytics is as much hyped as it is questioned – the spectrum of opinion ranges from “data as the new oil of the economy” to “analytics conclusions are not 100% reliable” and all the nuances in between. Each one is true in its own way. To help you b...

      Tags: Manufacturing, Big data, Data analytics, Human Centric IoT, Industry 4.0, Software

      • Discovery Industry 4.0

        Lean production meets Industry 4.0

        When lean production meets Industry 4.0 in practice, the one does not necessarily complement the other. Surprised? As software experts in the field of Industry 4.0, we were rather surprised by this realization when we took part in a lean production training. Why? When it comes to introducing Ind...

        Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Lean production, Predictive maintenance, Production performance, Software

        • Discovery Industry 4.0

          Lean meets Industry 4.0: Value stream thinking as denominator

          In my previous post I showed why lean production and Industry 4.0 don’t necessarily complement each other in practice, and explained the prerequisites to making them a powerful combination. This is possible only if Production systems have been suitably designed (“first process mat...

          Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Lean production, Predictive maintenance, Production performance, Software

          • Discovery Industry 4.0

            The three challenges of IoT solution development

            The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the way many companies do business . Traditional manufacturers are integrating their physical products with internet-based backend services, and internet companies are extending their offerings by integrating data from sensors and physical assets. New comp...

            Tags: Internet of Things, Industry 4.0, IoT platform, Manufacturing, Open source, Production performance, Projects, Software, Technology, White papers

            • Discovery Industry 4.0

              Industry 4.0 provides new possibilities for preventive maintenance

              Industry 4.0 solutions can provide optimum support for preventive maintenance concepts in manufacturing. Maintenance professionals benefit from the new technologies: their work schedules become targeted and more effective, machine downtimes and repair times decrease, and the production flow can b...

              Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Human Centric IoT, Industry 4.0, M2M, pro, Production performance, Software, Video blog

              • Discovery Industry 4.0

                Making a factory smart -7 criteria for manufacturing software

                Industry 4.0 is ushering in sweeping changes to manufacturing, making it transparent, highly dynamic, and flexible . The factory of the future operates autonomously: it can organize itself and its processes and solve any malfunctions or problems without the need for human intervention. The basis...

                Tags: Manufacturing, Big data, Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, Software, White papers

                • Discovery Industry 4.0

                  Siemens PLM: Ready to Move Manufacturers to the Digital Enterprise and Beyond

                  Siemens PLM held its annual industry analyst event in Boston last week. We expected to hear a lot more about the Digital Enterprise and how Siemens PLM is going to provide its customers with the solutions and strategies to move manufacturers into the advanced manufacturing technology and processe...

                  Tags: Analytics and Big Data, Cloud, Discrete, Operations Improvement, Platforms, Product Design, Remote Monitoring, Software

                  • Discovery Industry 4.0

                    IIoT Driving More Testbeds and Standards Body Collaboration in Manufacturing

                    IIoT has proven to be a driving force in not only IT and OT collaboration, but also collaboration between various standards bodies as well as a multitude of both automation and enterprise suppliers. It seems that there is an endless flow of announcements of jointly developed testbeds and organiza...

                    Tags: Device Connectivity, Platforms, Software, Collaboration, IIC, IT/OT, OPC UA

                    • Discovery Industry 4.0

                      Making a Mark in Augmented Reality

                      I was pretty sure when I wrote a previous entry on this blog, Pokemon Go Reveals the World of Augmented Reality, that I would not be the only one making the link between the hugely popular smartphone app and an improved understanding and appreciation of augmented reality (AR) technology. As I sai...

                      Tags: Aftermarket Service Improvement, Cloud, Device Connectivity, Platforms, Product Design, Software, AR, IIoT, PLM, PTC, Smart Manufacturing, ThingMark, Vuforia

                      • Discovery Industry 4.0

                        Digital Oilfields Require an Ecosystem of Strong Technology Partners to Fully Leverage Power of IIoT

                        For those that have been following this blog over the last year and a half you will know that we have been strong believers and proponents of the value that IIoT-enabled and advanced analytic solutions can provide upstream oil and gas companies. However, one of the greatest challenges that compan...

                        Tags: Analytics and Big Data, Asset Performance Improvement, Operations Improvement, Remote Monitoring, Analytics, Digitization, IIoT, Industrial IoT, machine learning, Predictive Analytics, Predictive Maintenance, Services, Software