Connected trains: How IoT is driving the future of rail

Written by Matt Bellias | November 21, 2016 | Asset Management, Travel

This is the second post in a three-part series on how the Internet of Things is impacting transportation. Passenger rail traffic globally is expected to double by 2020, posing a challenge for train operators and commuters alike. How can these operators, who work with complex and often aging infrastructure and technology, adapt to rapidly evolving ...read more


What is Field Workforce Management (FWM)?

Written by Matt Bellias | November 17, 2016 | Business

Managing field operations for asset-intensive industries is challenging – it can be complex, costly and risky. Many companies require centralized systems for managing field services, and are mandated to increase the efficiency of these operations. This pressure is driving growth in the Field Service Management (FSM) industry, which is predicted to grow to a $5.1B ...read more


Three ways IoT will change your commute for the better

Written by Matt Bellias | November 16, 2016 | Automotive

This is the first post in a three-part series on how the Internet of Things is impacting transportation. Say “Internet of Things” and most people think of consumer applications like fitness trackers, smart thermostats and refrigerators that talk to your TV. But until now consumers have yet to see IoT change their lives on a ...read more


How augmented reality is transforming building management

Written by Matt Bellias | November 1, 2016 | Buildings

This week IBM hosted TRIMax 2016, the only user group meeting with a combined focus on TRIRIGA and Maximo — our leading solutions in facilities and asset management. One of my favorite moments from the event was a demo of IBM’s Cognitive Buildings Solution, which uses augmented reality. Augmented reality lets users experience their physical, ...read more