The checklist: prepare for sweeping lease accounting standards changes

Written by Bruce D Baron | July 13, 2017 | Buildings

No matter what your business is – family-run or million-dollar enterprise – every industry in the world has the potential to be disrupted by the new lease accounting standards. The global FASB deadline requires public and private companies to adopt the massive changes by 2019 and 2020, with IASB compliance by 2019, and many are ...read more

Prepare yourself for cognitive manufacturing

Written by Jiani Zhang | June 7, 2017 | Manufacturing

An emerging group of manufacturers is integrating analytics, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and cognitive computing with production to increase flexibility, speed and quality.  Early adopters of cognitive manufacturing are both moving aggressively to implement new technologies, and importantly, using a strategy to guide their efforts. Many organizations are experiencing a cognitive transformation now. According ...read more

Risk for asset-intensive companies: ERP & EAM

Written by Karen Lewis | May 26, 2017 | Asset Management

There are several common misconceptions about the value, capabilities and deployment of enterprise solutions in asset-intensive industries. In this webcast, these myths will be discussed so that decision makers can better understand the real risk and realities associated with them. In the webcast, our myth buster, Ron Wallace, will demystify five myths so that decision ...read more

Four ways to optimize your maintenance and service scheduling

Written by Vikul Banta | May 22, 2017 | Asset Management

Today, even advanced businesses are using the wrong tools for the job when it comes to scheduling their maintenance and service workers. Planning and scheduling often still takes place on post-it notes, and complex projects are often managed in Excel spreadsheets — with work divided up by supervisors based on gut feel. Critical factors like ...read more

Internet of Things webinar: Friday 16th December

Written by Robert Klein | November 28, 2016 | Blog

Join us on Friday, 16th December at 2pm (GMT) for a webinar exploring how easily you can drive digital transformation in your enterprise and take advantage of IoT technology. IoT (Internet of Things) technologies are slowly but surely being adopted by enterprises, and the current number of 14.9 billion globally connected “things” is projected to double ...read more

John Cohn’s Webinar on the Internet of Things: connecting the world

Written by John Connolly | October 26, 2016 | Events

While 90 percent of businesses know the term ‘Internet of Things’, many companies are looking to discover how they can take advantage of this groundbreaking technology to provide valuable client-centric outcomes. John Cohn, IBM Fellow in the Internet of Things Division and chief scientist of design automation, will discuss IBM’s point of view on how ...read more

Free webinar: connect your sensors to social media

Written by Anna Katharina Hartmann | September 16, 2016 | Blog, Platform

The internet of things is everywhere. You hear about it on the news, read about it online, your colleagues mention the topic at work, your boss asks you to become a specialist on the topic… 

Okay, the latter might be a little over exaggerated, but we can all agree that the abbreviation IoT is wide ...read more

Are you IoT ready?

Written by Karen Lewis | August 24, 2016 | Blog

IoT is hot and getting hotter. Consumers use it for health monitoring and ‘smart’ home devices, such as thermostats and appliances. On the business front, a piece of equipment — or any business asset, really — can be tagged, monitored, and analyzed. This might include a sensor-enabled pressure valve on a piece of drilling equipment, ...read more