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

Connecting Your Enterprise: Plan Your Implementation Approach

We’re back for round two in a series offering practical advice to prepare your business for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). In this context, 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 21, 2018 | Connected Facility

Connecting Your Enterprise: Welcome to Industry 4.0

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), also known as Industry 4.0, has received a lot of media hype in recent years. This movement 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 14, 2018 | Connected Facility

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