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Get on the road to maximum efficiency.

Your business depends on every device operating according to plan. But maintenance, unscheduled outages and faulty components are inevitable. One small error can throw your entire production off balance, resulting in hours of lost productivity that chip away at your bottom line.

Manufacturing solutions from BlueMetal, a division of Insight, embed technology into your production to help it run smarter — so you can manage today's priorities and prepare for tomorrow's needs.

We understand your business.

Our experts draw from deep industry knowledge to deliver winning solutions. We’ve partnered with global leaders to solve some of their most complex challenges. Read the scenarios below to see how we’ve helped our clients.

  • Female pharmacist on desktop computer in lab

    Client: Medical product manufacturer

    Objective:
    This worldwide client needed to automate processes on the factory floor, drastically reduce component failure and improve detection in real time.

    Solution:
    Through a combination of detecting, interpreting and displaying, we were able to ingest sensor data, stream it to the cloud to detect anomalies and deliver real-time notifications to operations center staff.

  • Two food manufacturers on tablet device

    Client: Food service equipment manufacturer

    Objective:
    This client was wasting time and money handling inefficient equipment warranty procedures, equipment failures and service requests.

    Solution:
    We deployed condition-based maintenance and predictive analytics to identify equipment that was in need of attention. Remote access allows the client to provide software updates automatically and change unit settings remotely.

  • Female worker uses touch screen on smart refrigeration unit

    Client: Heating/refrigeration manufacturer

    Objective:
    This client was interested in transitioning from a schedule-based model to a condition-based model and increasing its annual service contract renewal percentage.

    Solution:
    Leveraging the Azure® Internet of Things (IoT) suite and advanced analytics, we were able to predict usage and degradation rates and determine what was driving service calls and emergency repair requests.

The right solutions to your challenges

Whether you’re looking to launch new revenue models or increase your operational efficiency, we can help.

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Proactive maintenance

Identify issues before they impact productivity with predictive and preventive maintenance models that minimize downtime.

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Remote monitoring

Condition-based models automate field maintenance and work order management for uninterrupted performance.

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Alerts & notifications

Never miss a beat with IoT-enabled smart sensors connected to the cloud. Easily monitor critical data points.

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Reporting dashboards

Check the statuses of all of your devices in one location. Customized, intuitive dashboards display relevant information.

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Flexibility to accommodate any device

Different manufacturing sectors require unique insights. We custom-design each solution to meet your exact needs. We can integrate a variety of APIs and sensors to give you the right data.

With long-term use, adoption and adaptability in mind, we incorporate mobility, security and identity management into your workforce applications to protect your investment.

Digital transformation through information

Learn how the IoT joins advanced analytics to help businesses succeed in the race to the future. This whitepaper outlines what’s behind digital innovation, its core tenants and the overall impact data will have.

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Start your manufacturing technology innovation.

Stay relevant in a competitive market with manufacturing guided by data. We have the experience and expertise to transform your business.

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