How are evolving maintenance solutions into companies Industry 4.0 roadmaps?

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Ideally, predictive maintenance allows the maintenance frequency to be as low as possible to prevent unplanned reactive maintenance, without incurring costs associated with doing too much preventive maintenance. Predictive maintenance is a technique that uses data analysis tools and techniques to detect anomalies in your operation and possible defects in equipment and processes so you […]

Could SMEs obtain benefits from implementing condition-based monitoring?

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Condition based monitoring (CBM), in general terms, consist in monitoring one or more parameters, from process or machine, in order to identify significant changes with the aim to prevent or avoid failures. CBM is usually part of the predictive maintenance strategy that allows to estimate the real condition of an asset, extracting information from its […]

Open challenges in manufacturing data-driven approaches

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In the last decade, in several surveys applied to the most senior corporate executives with oversight and responsibility for data within their firms have noted two significant trends. First, mainstream companies have steadily invested in Big Data and AI initiatives in efforts to become more data-driven: 91.9% of firms report that the pace of investment […]

Are the industries prepared for the levels of security needed for digital transformation?

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Modern industry is experiencing a great increase on competitiveness through the demand for products with higher quality and traceability. To respond to such levels of quality and production industrial processes demand highest levels of connectivity between components. The digital transformation of the industry has made possible to provide the manufacturing processes of certain levels of […]