ei3 working with machinery companies to commercialize the Internet of Things

Industry 4.0 — aka the internet of things — is all the rage. Even though true Industry 4.0, where every single production machine, and every single factory, is interconnected, is probably decades away if we ever really get there. This month, Best Practices takes you into that world. We’ll take a closer look at a company called ei3 Corp., founded in 1999, that sets ...

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Ei3 Joins the Industrial Internet Consortium

Montvale, NJ (July 15, 2014) –Ei3 announced today that it has joined the Industrial Internet Consortium, an organization created in response to the growing challenges and innovations of the Industrial Internet. The consortium is comprised of firms on the frontier of emerging machine to machine (M2M) technology, which enables for processing of massive datasets between networked machines. Ei3 is a natural fit for the ...

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Web Service connects the Enterprise to Ei3

Ei3 provides developers and IT professionals with web 3.0 tools to access data from its Remote Monitoring Cloud MONTVALE, N.J., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Ei3 Corporation announced that a fully featured Web Service is available allowing customers to use their plant floor equipment data in a wide range of computing applications. This Web Service builds upon Ei3’s Software-as-a-Service offering by creating a secure way for ...

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Bobst Announces Mobile Portal

Bobst introduces the Mobile Portal, an app for smart phones and tablets that remotely monitors machines and displays key production data.   Designed to meet the needs of the busy manufacturing manager or executive, Mobile Portal creates awareness about operations – whether the production floor is in the next room or on the other side of the world. “Being the first major machine  supplier in ...

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Remote Monitoring Cloud promotes packaging sustainability

By monitoring the converting plant floor equipment’s consumption of resources and production results, it is possible to accurately describe the sustainability impact of the converting stage of the packaging life cycle.  Ei3’s Remote Monitoring server provides enterprises with an effective method for gathering, storing, analyzing and reporting the sustainability of packages.  Having this information available promotes a more transparent supply chain and helps enterprises ...

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OEE: A Key Performance Indicator

Organizations who are striving to achieve increased productivity in manufacturing have been using Operational Equipment Effectiveness or OEE as a Key Performance Indicator.  By calculating, displaying, and reporting OEE in real time, Ei3’s on-line applications and productivity tools provide decision makers with the information they need to manage their operations. Through evaluating OEE and each of its three components, important insights are gained about ...

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Remote Production Monitoring

Building success by turning machine data into knowledge. Designed to enlighten manufacturing decisions, Ei3’s production monitoring creates value by acquiring machine information, calculating performance metrics and reporting results to stakeholders throughout your organization. We supply critical measurement tools to gauge the effectiveness of lean manufacturing, total quality management, improvement programs, and support six-sigma analytics. All information can be feed into your corporate ERP or ...

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