Mueller gains competitive edge with Watson and cognitive

"We’ve become one of the leading steel building and roofing manufacturers in the United States. I attribute our success and growth to our customer outcome focus and our people—all 750 of them."

- Mark Lack, Strategy Analytics and Business Intelligence Manager, Mueller Inc.

IBM and KONE: Watson IoT Gives Lift To Innovation In Smart Buildings

Kone is using the IBM Watson IoT Platform to connect, remotely monitor, and optimize its management of millions of elevators, escalators, doors, and turnstiles in buildings and cities worldwide. The system analyzes vast amounts of data from sensors embedded in equipment, helping to identify and predict issues, minimize downtime, and personalize the experience for users. Instead of having to call in a service engineer or stick to maintenance schedules, KONE can predict and respond to selected technical issues in real time, with the ability to run tests remotely and make commands over the cloud.

Schaeffler and IBM enter strategic partnership

As part of its "Mobility for tomorrow" strategy, Schaeffler is digitizing its entire organization. Schaeffler has chosen IBM as its strategic partner to support the integration of its mechatronic components, systems and machines into the expanding world of the "Internet of Things” as well as implementing market ready new business models based on digital services.

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