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What Do You Do? Katie Moore

This 60-second interview is an ongoing Food Production Daily series in which we meet with top food and beverage industry leaders to hammer out important issues; here, we catch up with Katie Moore of GE Intelligent Platforms to discuss technology that advances food operation safety and efficiency. Food Production Daily

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Why Field Service Workers Love Their iPads

Cornell University runs its own water and electrical utility for the campus and student housing, serving as many as 30,000 people when school is in session in the Ithaca, N.Y., campus. As with any utility, it experiences outages -- in this case of power, water, or steam (used for heating). The usual way to deal with that was for phone operators to dial up utility managers and have them come into the office to figure out the issue, then determine...

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GE Introduces New "Data Collection Appliance" for IIoT

GE quietly introduced a very interesting new product at OTC last week, which is essentially a version of Proficy Historian that can be connected close to the field level in a ruggedized form, making a “data collection appliance” for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). ARC has long been a big advocate of driving data collection and historian functions closer to the process to provide a “single version of the truth”...

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Mettler-Toledo, GE Form Strategic Partnership

Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection, Aurora, Ill., formed a strategic partnership with GE Intelligent Platforms, a Charlottesville, Va., division of General Electric, to offer food and beverage manufacturers optimized product safety solutions, enhancing efficiency and productivity, while ensuring compliance with food safety standards. Refrigerated and Frozen Foods

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Big Data Industrial Computer

GE Intelligent Platforms’ Historian IPC is billed as an integrated data collection and analytics appliance designed to be a key component of the Industrial Internet. AutomationWorld...

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The Military Internet of Things

Chris Lever shares his thoughts on how the principles of the Internet of Things apply equally to The Connected Battlefield. To read the complete EE Catalog article, click here .

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Windows XP is Extinct -- So Why Are So Many Companies Still On It?

The latest security risk to computers running Windows XP highlights the dangers to supply chains that continue to rely on that obsolete operating system. Less than a month after Microsoft announced that it was no longer supporting Windows XP, the company warned of a security gap in Internet Explorer that could allow hackers to take control of infected computers. The risk was so high that Microsoft back-pedaled on its vow to abandon XP, and...

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Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection and GE Intelligent Platforms Announce Strategic Partnership at Interpack 2014

Companies to offer food and beverage suppliers optimized solutions for manufacturing Greifensee, Switzerland, 8 May 2014 – Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection is now working with GE Intelligent Platforms, a General Electric company, to provide food and beverage manufacturers with innovative integrated food safety and connectivity solutions. This strategic partnership will offer food and beverage manufacturers optimised product safety...

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Turning Raw Data Into Actionable Information on Industrial Internet

A new solution that utilises the powerful potential of the Industrial Internet to connect machines and turn masses of raw data into actionable information has been announced by GE Intelligent Platforms. Read-Out Instrumentation Signpost

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GE’s Industrial Performance & Reliability Center “Makes the Catch” with 99.7% Accuracy

Monitoring center detects variances in equipment health and provides early warnings to facilitate Zero Unplanned Downtime 2,184 catches and only seven missed opportunities in the past year CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — MAY 8, 2014 — Time is money in today’s business climate and major equipment failures mean increased costs and lost time, and therefore lost revenue. GE Intelligent Platforms (NYSE: GE) is helping customers achieve...

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National Grid Adopts CUI Global Inc.’s IRIS® Software for Improved Monitoring and Control of its Natural Gas Transmission System

Largest Natural Gas Transmission Company in the UK Embraces CUI Global Inc.’s and GE’s Unique Solution for Remote Telemetric Control of its Pipeline System TUALATIN, OR – May 8, 2014 – CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: CUI) today announced that National Grid has accepted CUI Global’s proprietary Integrated Remote Information System (IRIS®) Technology as a new method for remotely controlling and monitoring parts of its...

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IPC and Software and Combo Gathers and Analyses Plant Data

GE Intelligent Platforms has announced a combined industrial PC (IPC) and software appliance that uses the Industrial Internet to connect machines and turn raw plant data into actionable information. The rugged Proficy Historian IPC collects real-time production and process information and supports numerous data collection tags in a package small enough to install alongside machine controls in harsh environments. Drives & Controls

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GE Announces Proficy Historian IPC

GE Intelligent Platforms announced Proficy Historian IPC that uses the Industrial Internet to connect machines and turn masses of raw data into actionable information. An integrated data collection and analytics appliance, Proficy Historian IPC delivers quick time-to-value for collecting real-time production and process information by simplifying purchase and installation. The IPC platform enables numerous data collection tags on a rugged form...

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GE Provides Integrated Data Collection and Analytics Appliance for the Industrial Internet that Turns Raw Data into Actionable Information

Proficy® Historian IPC collects real-time production and process information for quick time to value; provides fully integrated simplicity of a purpose-built unit High-performance IPC platform enables numerous data collection tags on a small, rugged form ideal for harsh environments Proficy Historian’s patented compression algorithms enable storage of great volumes of data without sacrificing data integrity CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA —...

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Real-time Operational Intelligence Speeds Off-Hours Troubleshooting

GE Intelligent Platforms announced that Cornell University, an Ivy League higher education institution serving more than 32,000 students and staff, has implemented Proficy(R) Mobile to achieve Real-time Operational Intelligence (RtOI) in its facilities management, which has provided 40% faster off-hours troubleshooting, increasing energy savings, reliability and equipment uptime. Cornell, located in Ithaca, New York, manages power, water, HVAC...

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