The buzz: “15 tons, what do you get?”
According to a 2014 MaRs Connected World Market Insights report, “The mining industry is as vital to today’s global economy as ever before, yet it is…combating multiple adverse global trends such as falling commodity prices, a slowing global economy and skilled labour shortages…calls for innovation in the mining industry are deafening, and the IoT is making its way into mining sites…[but] change is at times very gradual.”
The experts speak.
Lou Cellini, SAP: “If you can dream it, you can do it.” (Walt Disney)
Rob Tennant, Barloworld: “Telemetry data has a half-life of 3 days. If you cannot analyze, verify, recommend a solution and execute within a week, the value is often lost or at the least considerably diminished.”
Ira Berk, SAP: “When written in Chinese, the word ‘crisis’ is composed to two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.” (John F. Kennedy)
Join us for IoT and Mining: Revolutionizing the Industry – Part 2.