E-commerce platform and the Classic Sales Approach

Leading supplier Bearings International (BI) is entering the fast-growing realm of e-commerce by expanding its current website to provide more detailed information. “The aim is to create a 24/7 access experience for our existing customers, as well as reach out to new customers, including those in remote areas,” says BI MD, Bart Schoevaerts. The e-commerce […]

Cyber Security Strategies

Our readers will be aware of numerous hacking attacks which have been in the news lately.  How do you keep your plant up and running while protecting your company from a cyber threat? I recently read an article by Charles Blackbeard, Business Development Manager, ABB Ability Digital Solutions who has solid advice on some practical […]

Integrating Multiple Types of 2D and 3D Data

WorldsView has introduced the Bruce Digital Twin Operating System (bOS) from value-added partner Nextspace. A SaaS (on-demand software) solution, bOS is a complete digital ontology management system designed to create a digital twin that is understandable to both humans and computers. Its software creates a workflow for digital twin creation and digital twin management by […]

Secure Digital Signatures

“Modern digital document delivery and signature solutions should be easily embedded into existing web and mobile applications for a seamless, friction free customer experience across channels,” says Carrie Peter, Solution Owner at Impression Signatures.

Upgrades for iOS and Mac

The tried and tested commercial computer-aided design and drafting software application for architecture, engineering and construction, AutoCAD, has been upgraded.

Hate Stopping for Petrol?

If filling up your car is one of your least favourite chores, you can avoid it by using a smartphone app that will bring the petrol pump right to your car. Ordering is easy via the app and is charged to a credit card. Provided a vehicle’s fuel cap is left open and unlocked, the […]

Keeping it Genuine

In an ongoing bid to ensure that customers purchase and use only genuine SKF products, the global bearings and rotating technology solutions specialist has made an updated version of the SKF ‘Authenticate App’ available. SKF developed the mobile ‘Authenticate App’ in 2015 to provide customers with a user-friendly platform to send product photos to SKF […]

Digital Transformation Roadmaps

This shift, which brings the convergence of Operational Technologies (OT) and Information Technologies (IT), creates new cyber security challenges for mining enterprises and calls for proactive strategies to manage these risks.“A combination of market volatility, rising costs, and changing global demand are driving a shift in the mining industry. As with most industries, mining companies […]

Digital, Direct and On the Go

FLSmidth is bringing the digital revolution to the cement and mining industries with a new generation of products focused on delivering real-time data on the go. These latest products form part of the FLSmidth Enablr portfolio of digital solutions that connect, monitor, and optimise asset performance and enable customers to simplify operations and improve productivity.Mobile […]

Accelerating The Online Shift

Matthew Renshaw, Chief Operating Officer of pan-African construction solutions company Profica, says that as businesses and even entire economies play rapid catch-up, the current pandemic challenge is throwing the need for local infrastructure to provide rapid, high-availability data centre services in Africa into sharp relief.“Countries across the African continent now have to leapfrog when it […]