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Big data – are manufacturers ready for the challenge?

Posted by: Paul Mathai | January 05, 2012

The adage ‘information is wealth’ has never been as apt as it is in the current ‘Big Data’ environment. Today with data capture at every conceivable point, data volumes are massive and constantly increasing as a result of extensive customer response studies, marketing, and greater research and development operations. The adage 'information is wealth' has never been as apt as it is in the current 'Big Data' environment. Today with data capture at every conceivable point, data volumes are massive and constantly increasing as a result of extensive customer response studies, marketing, and greater research and development operations.

Manufacturing Innovation through Augmented Reality – A Symphony of Real and Virtual Worlds

Posted by: Paul Mathai | January 03, 2012

A few years ago, a method of human interaction with machines would have been inconceivable. However, times have changed and we have Augmented Reality (AR) to thank for it. What exactly is AR?

Manufacturing goes Mobile

Posted by: Paul Mathai | December 13, 2011

?IDC estimates 35% of the global workforce in manufacturing to be mobile by 2013. An obvious business benefit of a mobile workforce is agility and faster response to market moves.