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 protects Machines & Devices

Recently the Shodan database has been getting a lot of press.  On April 9, 2013, CNN Money called it “The scariest search engine on the Internet”. In this interview the founder of the Shodan database, John Matherly, highlights the importance of following security best practices when connecting equipment and devices to the internet. Anyone interested in reaping the benefits of remote monitoring and remote ...

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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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Printweek Star Product: Bobst Mobile Portal

By Ben Bold Thursday, 27 September 2012 Read the Printweek Article Here This app provides information 24/7, enabling users to track problems as and when they occur. The manufacturer is calling it a breakthrough What is it and when was it launched? Bobst Mobile Portal was launched at Drupa in May is an app for smart phones and tablets that remotely monitors machines and displays ...

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