Message from the Chairman of the IABSC Board

As we closed 2020, the International Association of Baggage System Companies experienced many new and challenging circumstances. Our entire method of gathering together for educational purposes and networking was disrupted by the pandemic, reflective of the changes in society and business. We all have had to learn new ways to communicate and transact business.  …

Using IIoT for predictive maintenance isn’t a panacea

The ability to perform predictive maintenance is one of the most often mentioned advantages of industrial internet of things (IIoT) implementations. IIoT systems are not typically implemented primarily as an aid for predictive maintenance – rather, the initial motivation for the deployment of these systems is in order to achieve greater control over production, manufacturing,…