Challenges

HIROTEC Group wanted to leverage Industry 4.0 innovations to tackle a perennial challenge: unplanned downtime. Manufacturers need best practices to integrate IT capabilities and plant floor operations technologies.

HIROTEC Group wanted to leverage Industry 4.0 innovations to tackle a perennial challenge: unplanned downtime. So, it paired an IoT platform from HPE partner PTC with HPE Edgeline systems, boosting its already formidable operations technology capabilities with cutting-edge predictive analytics.

"Historically, manufacturing groups have struggled to collaborate with IT. But we have to learn to work together, even if it means changing the way we work."

- Justin Hester, Senior Researcher IoT Laboratory, HIROTEC Corporation