Asset Management
Asset Management June 10, 2018

Digital twin AIs designed to learn at the edge

Artificial intelligence (AI) startup SWIM is aiming to democratize both AI and digital twin technologies by placing them at the edge without the need for large-scale number-crunching as well as making it affordable.

By Chris Middleton, Vinelake
Asset Management May 10, 2018

Open Process Automation status update

The Open Process Automation group, part of the Open Group, continues to work on standards to help enable interoperable process controls. ExxonMobil Research & Engineering, BASF, Saudi Aramco, and ARC Advisory Group offered a progress update in February.

By Mark T. Hoske, CFE Media
Asset Management May 9, 2018

Understanding the convergence of IT and OT

Information technology (IT) and operations technology (OT) are converging to improve manufacturing operations, that can offer benefits such as improved productivity and security.

By Ashish Khushu, L&T Technology Services
Asset Management May 4, 2018

How IIoT impacts tool and sensor functionality

On the front lines of the cloud’s maintenance disruption.

By Alex Desselle, Fluke
Asset Management April 29, 2018

Four tips for selecting an EAM solution

Companies looking to select an enterprise asset management (EAM) solution should be sure it can track all assets through the lifecycle and that it can integrate with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

By Martin Davis, Ultra Consultants
Asset Management April 15, 2018

Five smart warehousing predictions

Warehousing and logistics is evolving from being a static component in the supply chain to an area ripe for smart transformation. Five predictions including robotics and predictive maintenance are highlighted.

By Chris Middleton, Vinelake
Asset Management March 27, 2018

Harnessing information to optimize asset utilization

Modern businesses can take command of the quantity and quality of information rather than process it robotically from databases with digitization and harness the data into useful streams of information to improve operations and efficiency.

By Divya Bhatt, L&T Technology Services
Asset Management March 20, 2018

Digitization’s impact on CAPEX optimization and asset utilization in engineering

Digitization's proliferation is not just a result of the impact it has created across industries and its impact on core engineering operations of manufacturers who depend on physical supply chains and asset-driven production models.

By Divya Bhatt, L&T Technology Services
Asset Management March 13, 2018

Using condition-based maintenance to optimize smart manufacturing operations

Implementing condition-based maintenance (CBM) can help reduce equipment downtime, improve data collection, and improve overall equipment effectiveness (OEE).

By Ashok Kumar, L&T Technology Services Ltd.
Asset Management February 18, 2018

Asset management’s role in ICS security

Most industrial control system (ICS) networks were designed and implemented before the advent of cyber crime, and the availability of automated asset management capabilities, which makes it difficult to assess risk and apply effective defenses. Three major pain points for users are highlighted.

By Dana Tamir, Indegy