To achieve a sustainable competitive advantage, manufacturing and process businesses must be able to adapt quickly to change. Reduced time to decision and action is critical for improving quality and productivity.
This makes the timely collection, manipulation and distribution of reliable information a significant issue. In today’s business environment, electronic data needs to be presented as information to operations, engineering and management in the context most meaningful to them.
Information Management functions are inherent to ABB’s IndustrialIT 800xA system. Historical, process and business data is collected from disparate sources and stored securely. The data is transformed into meaningful information, which is presented in a manner that is easy to understand. This provides important support at every level to improve efficiency and profitability.