Parsable Blog

Robot Mimicry or Mastery? The End of Bench Manufacturing Is Near

If humanity’s future in manufacturing is inserting a few screws because our hands are still more dexterous than most affordable robots, then we are doomed.

Anadarko Acquisition: First Order of Business Must be Integration of People, Processes, Procedures

Whoever buys Anadarko will need to develop and execute tactics to quickly and effectively integrate its people, SOPs, safety culture, and other tasks.

Bringing AI to the Deskless Worker

If the deskless worker doesn’t even have a digital interface, then how can they take advantage of AI?

Emerging Technologies in Oil and Gas: 4 Trends

What does a connected worker have to do with all of this data being generated from the millions of wellsites around the world? Everything.

On the 12th Day of Christmas, My Boss Gave to Me: 12 Industrial Applications

Industrial software will enable continuous improvement to not be the exception, but the rule.

3 Secrets to Increase Your Maintenance Team’s Effectiveness in 2019

Optimizing maintenance is a never-ending effort, and world-class excellence is hard-won. Here are three areas to focus on that will actually have a meaningful impact on your team’s effectiveness.

On the Seventh Day of Christmas, My Boss Gave to Me: 7 Dumb Drones

Drones have indeed come a crazy long way. But are they ready to really add value to factory and warehouse operations?

On the Sixth Day of Christmas, My Boss Gave to Me: 6 Senseless Sensors

Yes. I am questioning our ceaseless desire to believe that the next tech widget automagically transforms our businesses without the requisite education and tools to capture new insights and feed them back into our work.

On the Fifth Day of Christmas, My Boss Gave to Me: 5 RFID Tags

The promise of completely-connected-everything is a great idea and we should strive for it, but let’s not forget the low-hanging fruit begging us to make giant strides right now.

On the Fourth Day of Christmas, My Boss Gave to Me: 4 Data Science Boot Camp Graduates

In the manufacturing realm, making sense of entirely new types of data for a new graduate may not produce results companies are looking for. Making sense of data is a new core competency everyone needs.

On the First Day of Christmas, My Boss Gave to Me: Another Vendor Pitching IIoT

We don't need more sensors. In 2019, we need to talk about how we are going to train, upskill, manage, and gather insight from and for our 21st century humans.

Industry 4.0 is a Lot Easier Than You Think: Dispelling 3 Digital Transformation Myths

If you break down what Industry 4.0 is – and to finally get moving on your digital transformation initiatives – you have to do just three things really well.

The Real Reason Why People Are Opposed to Change

The psychology behind habits and why people are opposed to digital transformation.

10 Stats about Digital Transformation that Every Plant Manager Should be Wrestling with Now

Why plant managers need to start thinking about digital transformation and all of the advantages that they could be missing out.

Millennials in the Industrial Workforce: The Dirty Truth About the ROI of Training

How much people remember from a training and how Parsable can help.

A Gift that Keeps Giving

A description of Parsable's benefits and the gift of digitization.

How do we staff the factories of the future by closing the education gap?

A discussion with Detlef Zühlke about closing the education gap in Industry 4.0.

It’s Form AND Function; How the Blind Rush to Digitization is Leaving a Lot on the Table

Time, as they say, is money. But in the blind rush to digitization, we are forgetting about “DigitALization.”

Digitization isn’t enough — Lessons from WEF

A few weeks ago the World Economic Forum invited some of the folks driving tech strategy in Oil & Gas to help workshop their Digital Transformation Initiative. Parsable was honored to be the only…