Asset Management

Asset Management October 16, 2017

IIoT: Having ‘the talk’ with management

In order to get management on board with IIoT, focus on the tangible business outcomes to make your case.

By Ray Miciek, Aquitas
Asset Management September 25, 2017

Next generation of RCM: A more rigorous tool

Reliability centered maintenance (RCM) must be seen as a strategy, not a software solution.

By Jerry Browning, IFS North America
Asset Management September 22, 2017

Mobility a driver in digital transformation: study

IFS report finds devices deliver useful information to the field, even if a majority aren’t yet using it.

By Bob Vavra, content manager, CFE Media
Asset Management August 10, 2017

Strategic management: 8 steps to success

Bridging the gap between strategy and asset execution.

By Matthew Popovacki, T.A. Cook
Asset Management August 10, 2017

Beyond the hype: Data will drive predictive maintenance

Merging the virtual world with real plant floor issues is the biggest surrounding Big Data, artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT).

By David Bell, GE Digital
Asset Management June 15, 2017

Six questions about reliability vision companies need to answer

Companies that want to use reliability vision should ensure workers are practicing what they preach and make sure the message is transmitted across a variety of mediums.

By Shon Isenhour, Eruditio
The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) provides many benefits for maintenance programs and companies looking to take advantage should take some proactive steps to make the transition seamless. Courtesy: Emerson
Asset Management May 15, 2017

Get your maintenance program ready for IIoT

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) provides many benefits for maintenance programs and companies looking to take advantage should take some proactive steps to make the transition seamless.

By Steve Mueller, Daniel Penn Associates
Figure 1: Example of a Potential-Failure (P-F) curve. Courtesy: T.A. Cook Consultants, Inc.
Asset Management May 12, 2017

Predictive vs. preventive: The debate—and the future

Though they have similarities, preventive maintenance (PM) and predictive maintenance (PdM) significantly differ in their execution.

By Mark C. Munion, T.A. Cook Consultants, Inc.
Companies can and should embrace and apply critical aspects of IIoT, including machine learning, analytics, and mobility. Courtesy: Emerson
Asset Management May 11, 2017

Embracing IIoT’s potential for maintenance

Companies can and should embrace and apply critical aspects of IIoT, including machine learning, analytics, and mobility.

By Kevin Clark, Fluke Corp.
Fig. 3. Reliability Value Chain lights the path of continuous improvement to PdM and top performance. Courtesy: Emerson
Asset Management May 8, 2017

The path to prescriptive maintenance

Three steps to drive reliability while preparing for IIoT.

By Will Goetz, Emerson