From a dumb unconnected factories to smart connected factories

We are living in a world that is witnessing fourth industrial revolution or “Industry 4.0” as it is commonly referred. After the third industrial revolution in 1960’s, people witnessed the beginning of a new era in technology which brought with it computerization and automation. Many industrial analysts agree that the manufacturing sector is going through […]

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Industry 4.0 Solutions Aren’t Just For The Big Guys: How Small To Medium-Sized Manufacturers Can Benefit Too

Imran Shafqat, Co-founder ThingTrax view on digital factory He speaks to the majority of manufacturers and factory owners today and they are all clear that Industry 4.0 solutions are the future of their business. They may not know what that future looks like, or how they will get there, but they can see the benefits […]

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How IIoT and artificial intelligence will empower operation, production and shift managers?

ThingTrax has been testing Molly, AI-powered Virtual Plant Manager empowering people working on factory shop floor. Molly is capable of doing the majority of shift management tasks autonomously as well as job planning and scheduling with high accuracy. Example of tasks done by Molly, your AI Assistant: – Monitor shop floor and analyse data from machines […]

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What is industry 4.0 and how it increases machine efficiency?

The impact of technology on business and productivity has never been greater than in the present times. The advent of cutting edge technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing and robotics has changed the paradigm of industrial productivity. We are now in fact on the cusp of Industry 4.0 which will see computers […]

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Plastic Injection Moulder reduces energy cost by 15% by effective monitoring using IIoT

Idle machines in any process costs money, up to 90% of the total costs, which is significant but often ignored by site management. ThingTrax Machine & Energy monitoring solution identifies and alerts on idle running times. The solution analyses each machine cycle and adjusts settings to run the job in the most energy efficient manner. […]

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