As a manufacturer, the way you operate and make money is changing. Meeting your customer needs is no longer just about the products you make and how fast you deliver them. You are also increasingly called on to be the service experts and technicians for those products as well.
When you want to build a strategy to solve your internal uptime challenges and expand your external service opportunities, predictive maintenance capabilities are a good place to start. Whether you are providing service to your own equipment or to the products you sell, predictive maintenance is among the first areas to reap the benefits of digital transformation, digital manufacturing, Industry 4.0—whatever you choose to call it.