Post-Pandemic Technology: 6 Factors as We Get to Work

by Kat Andersson on March 2, 2021

Post-Pandemic Tech is All the Rage These Days The first year of COVID-19 restrictions was about hunkering down and staying safe. Year 2 is about opening back up again, while still staying as safe as possible. That’s where post-pandemic technology …

5 Reasons Industrial IoT Projects Fail and How to Move Past Proof of Concept

by Ian Uriarte on October 5, 2020

Let’s talk about Industrial IoT projects (IIoT). First you’re like:  “The IIoT market is expected to grow from USD 77.3 billion in 2020 to USD 110.6 billion by 2025” –MarketsandMarkets™ But then you’re like:   “30% of IoT projects were stalling …

How are Operations Challenges Shifting in a COVID-19 World?

by Ian Uriarte on July 8, 2020

Operational Challenges faced by COVID-19 pandemic are here to stay and in order to thrive or even survive in these times, a new approach and use of technology may be needed to get your company ahead in these difficult times.

Why System Integration is the Biggest Challenge in Industrial IoT Today

by Ian Uriarte on April 11, 2020

While integration will continue to be an evolving issue for companies and organizations to tackle, there are some basic steps every organization should take to reduce the challenges associated with systems integration.

Using Watson Analytics To Improve Call Center Protocol and Management

by Ian Uriarte on October 26, 2016

Watson Analytics is a cloud-based application that uses big data processing to transform data into a format used to communicate and collaborate around the data. It incorporates sophisticated analytics to predict outcomes in a form of intelligence that is useful in many business applications.

How Does IoT Help Control Your Facility’s Energy Costs?

by Ian Uriarte on March 8, 2016

Buildings consume nearly half (42 percent) of the world’s electricity. In the U.S., the U.S. Department of Energy estimates that buildings consume 70 percent of the nation’s energy, and as much as half of that figure is wasted energy.

What Potential Does IoT Have for Saving Lives?

by Ian Uriarte on February 24, 2016

Operating a health care facility in today’s highly regulated environment is no small task. On top of salaries and all the normal expenses associated with running a business, medical centers must maintain millions of dollars in state-of-the-art equipment if they are going to remain competitive.

What is PMQ and How Does It Crush Downtime?

by Ian Uriarte on February 23, 2016

Identifying when your manufacturing assets need maintenance—and providing that upkeep and those repairs in a consistent and effective manner—is a more-than-full-time part of your operations.