How to Extend the Capabilities of Facilities Management Platforms with Real-Time Sensor Data

Facilities management, the integration of people, space, and process, has enabled businesses to substantially improve their operations. Enterprise software and connected technology has provided a means for better management of equipment maintenance scheduling. Facilities management platforms have penetrated the market in recent years, and with it, more opportunity to reduce equipment downtime and improve operations...

Written by Garret Weigel | September 14, 2018 | Connected Facility

The Power of Prediction: The Analytics Maturity Model in IIoT

Advances in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) domain have created a wealth of new opportunities for making sense of the world, but has brought with it the challenge of leveraging massive amounts of data to improve decision-making. As the number of connected devices continues to grow, manual data collection methods are quickly becoming impractical. Implementing systems that apply analytics to generate...

Written by Jason Sroka | July 18, 2018 | Connected Facility

Why Amazon’s Entry into Pharmacy and Food is Good for IoT

News broke yesterday that Amazon will purchase PillPack, a delivery pharmacy that sorts medication by dose. Amazon’s entry into pharmacy with PillPack and food service with Whole Foods is a great thing for IoT companies. Amazon has used technology to reinvent online shopping, and is doing the same thing in pharmacy and supermarkets. Incumbent competitors will need to aggressively adopt IoT technologies, such as...

Written by Jeremy Macdonald | June 29, 2018 | Pharmacy Safety, Connected Facility, Food Safety

Transforming Facilities Management with Wireless Sensors and Digital Checklists

One of the most important aspects of facilities management is to optimize the efficient use of assets, whether it be a process or a physical piece of equipment. Ensuring optimal use of these assets is near impossible without visibility into equipment performance and a task management system to improve productivity.

Written by Garret Weigel | June 6, 2018 | Connected Facility

Designing and Deploying Your Temperature Monitoring Solution

The excitement of getting your brand-new temperature monitoring solution up and running can quickly meet its demise when your initial setup doesn’t go as smoothly as planned. The easiest way to avoid this dilemma is with proper preparation for setting up your new units. A typical first-time setup should only take a few minutes. In this post, we’ll explore best practices to ensure you not only get yourself up and...

Written by SmartSense | March 29, 2018 | Connected Facility

Connecting Your Enterprise: System Considerations for IIoT

You almost know everything you need about preparing your business for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). IIoT entails connecting and monitoring equipment, vehicles, and other hard assets within a company’s aggregated information network to enable additional organizational insights, efficiency, and control.

Written by SmartSense | February 27, 2018 | Connected Facility

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