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Cognitive Manufacturing

Create faster and smarter design-to-production processes, accelerate time to market, and extend asset life with manufacturing insights, connected assets, intelligent automation and digital quality.

Challenges

Key Challenges Reported by Manufacturing Leaders

90

Have Not Built Connected Workspaces

80

Struggle with Asset Health Management

75

Do Not Have Industry 4.0-Ready Equipment

75

Lack End-to-End Design-to-Market Visibility

70

Lack High-Value Asset and OpEx Spend Visibility

Offerings

Cognitive manufacturing solutions leverage data aggregation and analysis and create a connected ecosystem that enables end-to-end visibility, reduces OpEx spend, improves asset health and accelerates time to market.

Manufacturing Insights

  • Global Insights
  • Plant Insights
  • KPI Insights
  • OEE Insights

Connected Assets

  • Asset Management
  • Machine / IoT Connectivity
  • Predictive Maintenance
  • Prebuilt MES Integrations

Intelligent Automation

  • Transfer of PLM Data to Shop Floor
  • Process Optimization
  • Portfolio and Product Management

Digital Quality

  • AI-Enabled Vision Inspection
  • Digitization of Quality Records
  • Integrated Quality Systems

Benefits

Our Cognitive Manufacturing Solutions Drive Measurable Business Value

100

Real-Time Asset Health Visibility

90

Improved Data Accessibility

40

Faster Design-to-Market Cycle

34

Higher Equipment Uptime

25

Productivity Gains

Accelerators

Through our proprietary, customized accelerators, we empower enterprises to leverage cutting-edge technologies to gain unprecedented visibility into inventory levels, manufacturing operations and high-value asset health.

INSIGHTS
Capture a clear view of global operations, leverage timely alerts and gain better visibility into operations performance.
  • KPI-driven insights into inventory levels and plant maintenance.
  • Equipment maintenance auditing and compliance.
  • Insights into equipment health and early warning notifications.
A360
Predict machine breakdowns by continuously monitoring the health, utilization and efficiency of high-value assets.
  • Adherence to asset preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Health and utilization input for capacity and budget planning.
  • Timely alerts for failure rates, process breakdowns, etc.

Partners

Stay ahead of the curve and gain added value by tapping into our strong partner ecosystem and integration engineering expertise.

Insights & Resources

Explore these resources to learn more about our cognitive manufacturing solutions.

Videos

A360

Bristlecone A360 Asset Manager brings together the best of IoT, analytics and cloud to deliver end-to-end insights into your molds and other high-value assets.

Blog

Cognitive Manufacturing’s Role in the Automotive Industry

COVID-19 left auto manufacturers in need of next-gen solutions that enable them to better anticipate disruptions. Cognitive manufacturing can help.

Infographics

Cognitive Manufacturing Facts and Figures – Infographic

Manufacturing has changed very rapidly, giving rise to major challenges. Cognitive manufacturing enables visibility, reduces spend and accelerates time to market.

Blog

What Cognitive Manufacturing Technology Means for Knowledge Management

A lack of information isn’t the problem for today’s manufacturers. The problem is not having the means to effectively manage and leverage the information.

Blog

Applications for Cognitive Manufacturing

Cognitive technologies revolutionize manufacturing, with applications across product quality, asset performance, and resource and supply chain optimization.

Case Studies

Automaker Taps into Industry 4.0 Tech to Increase Efficiency and Reduce Energy Spend

IoT sensors, cloud data engineering, analytics, geofencing and other Industry 4.0 technologies drive visibility into inventory, assets and energy spend.

Case Studies

Discrete Manufacturer Boosts Labor Utilization by 20% with Cognitive Manufacturing

Solution combines platform integrations, an intuitive supplier collaboration portal and data analytics to enable real-time visibility and deliver actionable insights.

Case Studies

Global FMCG Giant Saves $5M+ Annually with Digital Asset Management Solution

First-of-its-kind mold management application with built-in early warning features is extending mold asset life, improving planning and reducing spend.

White Papers

Cognitive Manufacturing: 4 Strategic Pillars that Drive Successful Outcomes

Manufacturers who embrace Industry 4.0 increase efficiency and gain a competitive edge. Four strategic pillars drive Cognitive Manufacturing success.

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