In this paper, General Electric make a deep analysis of how internet connected devices and humans influence the industry in the coming years. The report covers many angles including the impact on maintenance and fleet/installation management.

The Industrial Internet is bringing about a profound transformation to global industry, by connecting more intelligent machines, advanced analytics, and people at work. The applications and users are booming. This deeper meshing of the digital world with the world of machines has the potential to bring enormous economic benefits. It is already affecting how aftermarket business is best run, and will do even more so in the near future.

Read the paper here.