IBM Interconnect 2017

Reflections on IBM InterConnect 2017

Brad Miller Opinion

Well it has been an exciting week at the IBM InterConnect 2017 conference. With around 20,000 attendees there was never a shortage of people to talk to and share ideas with. The highlight for me has been to witness the enthusiasm of organisations embarking on their IoT journey and their commitment to innovation in general. Getting serious about IoT IoT …

Drone technologies in EAM

A playdate with innovation

Brad Miller EAM

2017 is forecast to be the year that organisations stop talking about the potential benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT) and really focus on making it happen. So as an Asset Management technology specialist at Interconnect 2017, surrounded by the latest innovation from IBM and their global partner community, I couldn’t help but immerse myself in the IoT delights …

Clarita's Brad Miller with Interpro Solutions at #ibminterconnect 2017

A big event from big blue: IBM InterConnect 2017

Brad Miller News & Announcements, Opinion

They don’t call IBM big blue for nothing you know. The annual IBM Interconnect conference promises big announcements, big crowds, big program, big WOW factor….and so far 2017 hasn’t disappointed. It’s no surprise that IBM’s focus remains firmly in the cloud as they work to differentiate their enterprise targeted offerings from market leader Amazon. In her keynote address, Chief Executive …

What is a datum

What’s in a datum?

Michael Krome Location Intelligence

Location plays a big part in managing assets. When you need to maintain kilometres of underground pipeline, or service submarine communication cables, being able to pinpoint the location of access points with a high degree of accuracy can have a huge impact on the effectiveness of your entire operation. As enterprise asset management specialists with spatial and geomatics expertise, the …

GDA2020 commences 1 January 2017

GDA2020 Explained

Michael Krome Location Intelligence

Australia is on the move. In this post, Clarita’s Location Intelligence team explain what GDA2020 is, why we need to change and how asset managers can prepare.

IBM InterConnect 2016

IBM InterConnect 2016 Day 5

David Lestani EAM, Opinion

“Don’t worry about me…I’ll turn the lights off on my way out!” Despite a late night enjoying Elton John’s performance, I still found myself so engrossed in the Hands on Lab sessions today that I had to be kicked out at closing time! The Hands on Labs are a great way to experience IBM’s platform and technologies using pre-build Virtual Machines. …

InterPro Solutions showcase EZMaxMobile at IBM InterConnect 2016

IBM InterConnect 2016 Day 4

David Lestani EAM, Opinion

The Internet of Underground Things One thing I’ve learnt over the last few days is that IBM sure know how to put on a great event. And it’s not just an expo jam packed with the best that the IBM ecosystem has to offer (check out our friends showcasing EZMaxMobile above) or the world class venue and entertainment.  I’ve been really …

IBM InterConnect Las Vegas 2016

IBM InterConnect 2016 Day 3

David Lestani EAM, Opinion

Bringing location and asset data together At Clarita, we’ve found that there’s a location aspect to nearly every asset management challenge, so we help build the location based connections between systems in order to help our clients attain location intelligence when it comes to their enterprise asset management. I was therefore in my element at IBM InterConnect today with a …