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Industry Explores Big Data's Big Process Safety Benefits

05/10/2016
Companies like Siemens and Honeywell are leaders in IIoT for the process industry. Image courtesy of Siemens.

Two and a half billion gigabytes.
That’s the amount of data generated daily by the process industry, according to a recent estimate.

Is your organization prepared to harness Big Data's potential to improve process safety? Powder & Bulk Solids spoke with representatives from Siemens and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Center for Chemical Process Safety about the rise of IIoT Big Data technology in industry and how companies can prepare to utilize the massive amount of information to reduce or predict safety incidents.

“Everything is going to be more and more connected. If you do not do something about it and make your business better, your business safer, the company is going to lose,” Jagannath Rao, vice president of Siemens' Customer Services unit told Powder & Bulk Solids.

The time is now. Download PBS' latest industry feature to learn how industry is approaching Big Data in process safety.