Connected Worker

Bringing operations into the 21st century

Connected Worker uses intrinsically safe devices to deliver actionable data to key personnel in real-time. This solution is data-driven and empowers workers with instant access to relevant data on asset performance. It arms technicians with real-time displays of asset/equipment sensor readings & historical data (schematics, historical trends, etc.) as they approach assets. Head-mounted, hands-free equipment increases safety & enables bi-directional video & audio communication that connects field technicians with expert resources & instructional libraries at any time.

Connected Worker can also be utilized for remote training in a multitude of environments. Remote guidance functionalities augment training procedures for new service technicians & help operations centers troubleshoot issues virtually. This reduces the time to repair & better documents/catalogs recurring issues. With instant access to asset data & remote guidance from SMEs, workers are empowered to make more informed decisions in less time.

When we committed to investing $4B in the Intelligent Edge, we had confidence because of partners like CBT, who have the talent to help achieve our vision of what’s next.

Antonio Neri
CEO
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Use Cases

Industries

Connected Worker has real-world applications across a multitude of industries. It has proven applications in the Oil & Gas, Energy, Utilities and Manufacturing verticals, allowing for enhanced worker safety, worker productivity, and maintenance efficiency.

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How We Do It

Innovation Delivery as a Service (IDAAS) is CBT’s proven process that de-risks innovation and gives you the best chance for digital transformation success. Delivering real results through constant evolution, transformation, rapid iteration, innovation, and support.

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Connected Worker

Connected Worker uses intrinsically safe devices to deliver actionable data to key personnel in real time.

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