Hamsa Srinivasan

How to avoid asset meltdown in nuclear power plants

Written by Hamsa Srinivasan | December 15, 2017 | Energy and Utilities

We can all imagine the complexity surrounding the workings of a nuclear power plant. Given the level of safety, reliability and regulatory requirements they face, every operation and process needs to be designed and managed with utmost care.  The same is the case with asset management. Asset management plays a critical role in the operations ...read more

How the Internet of Things and water utility companies are making a splash

Written by Hamsa Srinivasan | September 19, 2017 | Asset Management, Energy and Utilities

Imagine waking up with no running water. How would that impact your morning routine? Would you have enough bottled water on hand to get ready for work? If this lack of water lasts all day or all week, it would become truly problematic. No running water to flush the toilet. No water to brush your ...read more

Building utilization made easier with IoT

Written by Hamsa Srinivasan | August 18, 2017 | Buildings

How much of the space in your buildings is properly utilized? A study conducted by the IBM Institute of Business Value (IBV) found that commercial real estate in the US accounts for 12 billion square feet of covered area, but only 67 percent is utilized. How can this be improved? Reasons for building under-utilization When ...read more

Migros Zurich drives down cost using asset management

Written by Hamsa Srinivasan | June 16, 2017 | Asset Management, Retail

Migros Zurich deployed an IBM Enterprise Asset Management solution that enabled maintenance staff to work more productively on-the-go, cutting time and cost of repairs and providing a better shopping environment for customers. Retail businesses need to operate seamlessly and offer the most efficient and well-managed shopping experiences to their customers to outdo their competitors. Most ...read more

The value of enterprise asset management in three use cases

Written by Hamsa Srinivasan | April 24, 2017 | Asset Management

Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and efficiency Regardless of your industry, your company likely wants to maximize asset performance, streamline operations, increase productivity, boost efficiency and reduce costs. Here are a few ways an integrated asset management approach can help you meet those goals: For buildings, you can reduce energy costs by as much as 20% ...read more