Predictive Maintenance: A Pragmatic Outlook

July 13, 2018 | Research Report

Predictive maintenance (PdM) has emerged as one of the most compelling applications of Industry 4.0. While not a fundamentally new concept, PdM is experiencing something of a renaissance, driven largely by advances in sensors, connectivity, and analytics. It represents a massive opportunity for operators to improve asset uptime and decrease associated costs throughout operations, as well as for vendors to sell new PdM-related products and services. In this report, we examine the various differentiating factors that add nuances to the decision-making processes of either engaging with or developing a PdM platform.


  • Chemicals
  • CPG
  • Government & Non-Profit
  • Industrials
  • Oil and Gas
  • Utilities

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Lead Analysts

Venkatesh Konanur
Senior Research Associate
Mike Rolfes
Cosmin Laslau, Ph.D.
Director, Research Products


Kevin See, Ph.D.

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