PackML in the Cloud Captures IoT Value

Interoperability is essential to capture the full benefits of the Industrial IoT.  Using the PackML standard to monitor machine states could be the solution.  In this video ei3’s CEO, Spencer Cramer, shares his insight about the role PackML can play within the Internet of Things.  Recorded live from the Pack Expo Innovation Stage on November 8, 2016. Transcript: At ei3, I’ve been building industrial ...

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Top 4 Values of Machine IoT

Introduction Implementing an Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) strategy is increasingly important to companies that build machines. One reason is that their customers, the machine owners and users, have become aware that the IoT can offer them significant benefits and savings. They know that automated, analytical applications based on machine data will reduce downtime, increase production, achieve higher quality, and save energy. At ei3, ...

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CEO Spencer Cramer on camera at Fachpack 2016

Transcript of the Video Good afternoon I’m Spencer Cramer, the founder and CEO of ei3, and I’m very pleased to be talking to you today from the show floor of FackPack.  Together with Lenze we’re offering some very exciting services that enable machine building companies, large and small to take advantage of Industry 4.0 and offer digital services to their customers. Let’s just take ...

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Remote Monitoring Boosts OEE

Remote monitoring in the cloud provides an enhanced solution for OEE If your facility isn’t measuring Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) by utilizing the Industrial Internet, your company is likely losing out. That sounds like a bold assertion, but consider this: a facility with an OEE score of 85 or higher is considered World Class. However, 40 is a fairly common score for facilities just ...

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The Industrial Internet of Plastics

By Spencer Cramer Published in Plastics Today on October 24th, 2014 Predictions concerning the economic impact of the Industrial Internet, also known as the Internet of Things (IoT), are simply staggering. One estimate suggests a boost to global GDP by as much as $10-15 trillion over the next 20 years, . The hype behind the Industrial Internet stems from its ...

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Packaging Machines go from Remote Monitoring to the Industrial Internet

Powering packaging performance into the future By Spencer Cramer Published in Packaging Digest on October 1st, 2014 Current remote monitoring systems allow operators and managers to react immediately to changes on the plant floor. But what if this connectivity could enable packaging engineers to do so much more? There is plenty of talk these days about the Internet of Things and wearable tech. We ...

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Spencer Cramer Interviewed on The IoT Uplink

The IoT Uplink: The Rapidly Growing Importance Of Remote Monitoring This week I did a web interview with Jeff Reinke for the latest episode of The IoT Uplink, a new video series examining all the factors driving, influencing and adding to the complexity of the Internet of Things movement.  Jeff’s show focuses on the growth and expansion of industrial wireless connections, M2M communication and sensor ...

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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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