IBM Predictive Maintenance for Dummies
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The need to balance costs, ensure maximum quality, and get the product to market as quickly as possible means that organizations have to be flexible enough to handle the evolving marketplace. One area that affects all those aspects is the management and maintenance of assets.
Because operations budgets are often the first to be cut, it no longer makes sense to employ a wait-for-it-to-break mentality. Executives say that the biggest impact on operations is failure of critical assets. In this chapter, we show you how predictive maintenance (PdM) helps.