Jinhua Danxi Underground Utility Pipeline

By | Case Studies, Cost of Downtime, ftServer, Industrial Automation, Oil and Gas

Case study

Jinhua Danxi Underground Utility Pipeline

Jinhua Danxi Underground Utility Pipeline, a municipal infrastructure company, was tasked with overseeing the development of Jinhua’s underground utility pipeline in accordance with international standards and putting the state-of-the-art tunnel into full operation by 2020. They decided to use Stratus ftServer to protect the pipeline, the systems and corresponding data against critical downtime. Read More

Industrial Automation

Emerging Manufacturing Technologies Demand Modernization

By | Blog / Post, IIoT, Industrial Automation

Manufacturers leaning on outdated, stacked systems could very well find themselves left behind if they don’t modernize in order to keep pace with the explosive IoT. Gartner predicts that by 2020 the number of IoT devices will reach an astounding 50 billion. The need to maintain a system with zero downtime will continue to rise as the the existing network of physical devices grows.

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Human Error

How Do I Prevent Human Error During Complex Software Implementations?

By | Blog / Post, Cost of Downtime, Industrial Automation

In 1991, twelve million people in Washington, D.C., Pittsburgh, Los Angeles and San Francisco were unable to make or receive phone calls when service was sporadically disrupted between June 26 and July 2. This was a time when second generation cell phones were just hitting the market, so many of those without phone service had no backup option. Having no access to a telephone line impacted profits as workdays were disrupted, and public safety as there was no way to call emergency services.

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