Bit Stew Systems, a leader in Software Defined Operations (SDO) for the Industrial Internet today announced it has joined the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) to help amplify the development and availability of SDO to the industrial market.
“It is a privilege to be able collaborate with leaders in technology, manufacturing, academia and government to further the reach of the Industrial Internet,” said Kevin Collins, CEO and Founder, Bit Stew Systems. “We have a strong contribution to offer towards the advancement of the Industrial Internet with the wealth of intelligence our MIx Core platform has gained from billions of industrial data points collected every day. The relationships that we will build in working with the Consortium will also prove invaluable for our customers as we continue to seek best practices for elevating the efficiencies MIx Core™ and MIx Director™ deliver.”
Bit Stew’s MIx Core platform delivers Software Defined Operations by integrating billions of traditionally siloed data points across industrial environments and providing a holistic view of operational and asset performance across the entire operations. The MIx Director application applies predictive analytics, pattern recognition and dynamic event management to create a virtual operator that can help automate industrial operations. Bit Stew’s MIx solutions help some of world’s largest utilities harness the power of the Industrial Internet to remove the complexity of industrial data by enabling data-driven automation.
“The Industrial Internet Consortium is pleased to welcome Bit Stew Systems with their extensive experience helping industrial companies achieve Software Defined Operations,” said Dr. Richard Soley, Executive Director, Industrial Internet Consortium. “As the IIC continues to accelerate development of industrial IoT innovation and technology, we look forward to the valuable contributions from Bit Stew that will help lead to future successful IIC testbeds.”
About Bit Stew Systems
Through data-driven automation, Bit Stew Systems removes the complexity of industrial operations and connected machines to give clarity and control back to the operator. Purpose-built for the Industrial Internet, Bit Stew’s MIx Core™ platform automates data ingestion, applies machine intelligence to learn patterns in the data, allowing industrial companies to discover actionable insights that optimize operational performance. MIx Director™ (formerly Grid Director™) is powered by the MIx Core platform, and is the application that industrial enterprises rely on for a contextual and real-time view of their operations, assets and customers. Incorporated in 2009, Bit Stew is a venture-backed private company that is headquartered in Canada with offices in the USA, Australia and Europe. Bit Stew was recently named to Greentech Media’s Grid Edge 20 list, as one of the top 20 innovators architecting the future of the electric power industry. In 2014, Bit Stew was also recognized on the Gartner Cool Vendors in Energy & Utilities list and as the Frost & Sullivan Entrepreneurial Company of the Year – North American Service Solutions for Utilities. Visit www.bitstew.com to learn more.
About the Industrial Internet Consortium
The Industrial Internet Consortium is an open membership organization formed to accelerate the development, adoption and widespread use of interconnected machines and devices, intelligent analytics and people at work. Founded by AT&T, Cisco, General Electric, IBM and Intel in March 2014, the IIC catalyzes and coordinates the priorities and enabling technologies of the Industrial Internet. For more information, please visit www.iiconsortium.org.