Pitney Bowes Industrial Internet
The world's 1st-ever Industrial Internet platform, Predix, becomes a pathway for revenue generation and notable new cost savings for Pitney Bowes' production mail business. An ordinary mail business, this is not. Of the 150 million pieces of mail produced each day in the US, the majority go through Pitney Bowes machines.
GE Digital (GE) (General Electric)Predix is the software platform that powers the Industrial Internet. Based on GE’s unparalleled expertise in brilliant machines, Predix handles big data at an industrial scale and with industrial-strength security. Deployed on machines, onsite, or in the cloud, Predix drives the insights that transform and improve asset performance management (APM), operations, and business.
Platform as a Service (PaaS) - Device Management Platforms
Equipment & Machinery
- USE CASES
Machine Condition Monitoring
The workhorses of industry, Pitney Bowes machines perform in 3,500 systems installed worldwide, many with more than 10 assets per site, operating 24/7.
- CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
Predix powers Clarity – Pitney Bowes’ new Industrial Internet software solution. Clarity improves inserting and mail operations by: • Monitoring asset health • Remotely diagnosing technical issues in real time • Helping increase asset utilization • Improving operations via machine resources and job scheduling • Improving SLA attainment via real-time adaptive scheduling
- DATA COLLECTED
Asset Performance, Asset Utilization, Machine Utilization Rate, Production Efficiency, Job Scheduling
- OPERATIONAL IMPACT
- QUANTITATIVE BENEFIT
Clarity helps drive up to 20% increases in machine yield over time.
Up to 10% machine efficiency and 20% call center activity reduction.
Up to 15% savings on parts replacement and 10% tech support time-savings.