GE digital announced currently to acquire Servicemax i.e. a cloud-based field
service management company for the value of $915 million. GE is building a
predix platform and hops that companies will build applications that took
advantage of sensor data coming off of internet of things.
Bringing the total technology expertise of entire GE digital it will harness its
horizontal capabilities counting predix ,fulfillment, and product administration.GE
has decided to offload assets worth dollar 100billion by end of the current year . GE
has been working on harnessing digital expertise and exploring internet of things
for a long time and has announced a major investment in pivotal in 2013.
GE digital will integrate the global IT and commercial software under single roof
along with GE software center. The new set up will enable general electric to
transform itself into a digital industry with a focused firm. The company is
anticipated in growing its software and analytical divisions from dollar six to one
of the top ten software companies in the world by finishing its customers with the
best industrial solutions and software to solve real world problems.
GE digital is a company which connects streams of machine data to powerful
analytics and offering industrial companies with valuable insights to manage
assets and operations more efficiently. William bill is a chief executive officer for
GE digital and is responsible for global IT and creating a digital thread. It is a
process of creating a new era in productivity and is about connecting industrial
machines infrastructure ecosystems in order to drive unprecedented value
through analytical and the ability to predict critical issues. It will deliver novel
effectual gains; speed up productivity growth with a vision to work efficiently,
fastly and safely.