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Internet of Things

Move Over Lean Six Sigma, Here Come Smart Operations – GE Reports

The digital transformation of manufacturing is forcing industrial companies to get smart. A trend toward “Smart Operations” has become an industry-wide priority, like Lean Six Sigma was in the 1990s, argues Charlie Chung, senior marketing manager with UPS Supply Chain Solutions. What’s your company’s IQ? It sounds like an industrial-strength bad joke. But for manufacturers, …

FDT Group Connecting the Intelligent Enterprise – Mission

From the outset, the FDT Group and its members worldwide have shared a common goal: Open integration of control systems and instrumentation in multi-vendor, multi-network technology environments, with the resulting benefits of freedom of choice, reduced integration costs and, most…

How Manufacturers Can Monetize IoT Analytics (Part 2) | Cognizant

By understanding the needs of both customers inside the organization and across their stakeholder ecosystem, manufacturers can effectively gather and apply insights from instrumented devices at the edge of their networks to generate monetization opportunities that inform cost-containment or revenue-generation initiatives...
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