Detect patterns of failure before they happen, and plan for them. This allows you the time needed to re-schedule resources, acquire spare parts, and adjust production plans to help avoid downtime.

How it works

In order to optimize product quality and asset utilization based on integration of existing local and available ecosystem data, we help you:

  • Create dynamic production lines
  • Move Smart products autonomously from one CPS-enabled processing module to another
  • Dynamically reconfigure production lines
  • Create management system to optimize working capital
  • Optimize distribution network to reduce overall cost

How you benefit

Our solution is designed to help you achieve innovation in inventory management, and particularly for distributing key components to the appropriate location at the right time.

Success story

Michelin achieves worldwide operational standards with IBM® Maximo®


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