Digital Plant

Digital Plant: Why Big Data Needs UCD and Mobile Solutions

In the digital age — where everything is connected — plant owners and operators are making more strides with data than ever before. From decreasing downtime to avoiding costly and…

By Kirk Eggleston | Feb 08, 2017

How Context-Aware Technology is Revolutionizing Utilities

Context-aware computing has been around for decades, but with the ubiquitous nature of mobile devices and the surge of the industrial internet of things (IIOT), context-aware technologies are now poised…

By Kirk Eggleston | Dec 14, 2016

Augmented reality apps for the industrial worker

It’s not just for Pokemon Go. In augmented reality (AR), digital information is overlaid over the real world of the viewer. The Pokemon Go game and visual displays in the…

By Evelina Tapia | Oct 12, 2016

Join us for the Utilities’ Mobile Transformation webinar

Low prices and slim margins– this is where analysts are predicting electricity providers are headed. To consumers, one utility provider’s kilowatt-hour is the same as one from their competitor; it becomes a better kilowatt-hour…

By Rachel Nitschke | Sep 08, 2016

Big Data in Manufacturing: Enterprise Mobile and IoT Strategy

As a product manufacturer, you sit somewhere on the spectrum of just starting to look into how to participate in the Internet of Things (IoT), to well on your way…

By Chad Modad | Jul 19, 2016

Are Your Digital Plant Tools Helping Employees?

The digital plant will never be successful without user research. We’ve said it many times and we’ll continue to say it, implementing digital tools without user research is like walking…

By Madeleine Popp | Jul 01, 2016