What does data quality have to do with analytics?

I attended a great presentation by Henning Löser, Head of Audi Production Lab, at the ARC Forum in Orlando today. He presented a case study on predictive analytics for spot welding. Not only did I learn a lot about spot welding (5000 of them per car!  One of the...

Ways to Break Down Data Silos

Are you storing your data in a silo where it doesn’t belong? Data silos are just like farm silos in the way that these grains are stored, in stand-alone towers. A data silo is defined as a set or source of data that can only be accessed or edited by only one...

The Goldilocks of Maintenance: PM Optimization

Too much maintenance is expensive, too little maintenance can result in stopped production, and PM Optimization (just like Goldilocks) is only a fairytale, right? PM Optimization can seem like a long shot for most businesses. Daily routines are packed which doesn’t...

Breaking Down AIoT and What it Means for Your Business

What is AIoT? Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIoT) occurs when artificial intelligence (AI) is applied to Internet of Things (IoT). In other words, when AI is combined with IoT infrastructure; IoT operations, data management and analytics, as well as human-machine...

Maintenance and Reliability Quiz

Take a sip of coffee for every one of the below that you have experienced, and maybe once you are done you will have enough energy to solve your maintenance and reliability problems. Repost with what number you got; chances are other people can relate! All of your...