will unleash a wave of productivity and efficiencies previously
unseen. When individuals are continually sending field intelligence
back, companies that utilize this information will be able to shed
costs, explore new revenue opportunities, and solve customer problems
as never before.
Individuals can be networked to each other to develop statistics
on operating performance, predictive diagnostics, downtime analysis
and a host of related monitoring and control information. Actionable
decisions can be made quickly, with clear, cost-saving advantages.