Schneider Electric, the global specialist in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced the availability of EcoStruxure™ Asset Advisor for electrical distribution and critical data centre assets as part of the company’s EcoStruxure IoT-enabled system architecture and platform.
EcoStruxure Asset Advisor brings a proactive approach to IT and electrical distribution system management, combining IoT and cloud-based technologies with Schneider Electric’s expert knowledge and services to provide a predictive solution for business continuity. EcoStruxure Asset Advisor services offer the ability to anticipate and address issues before they become critical incidents, mitigating safety risks and avoiding unplanned downtime, operational losses, and expensive maintenance interventions.
Enhanced security and reduced downtime for greater peace of mind
EcoStruxure Asset Advisor evaluates live data from customers’ environments and applies artificial intelligence and advanced analytics to identify potential threats. With this data, Asset Advisor gives customers the power of choice for critical decisions. This means they can either take action themselves or delegate authority directly to Schneider Electric’s Service Bureau to do so on their behalf.
“EcoStruxure Asset Advisor harnesses the emergence of IoT, along with breakthroughs in connectivity, sensor technology, and analytics, to create an opportunity for critical facility managers and data centre operators to move from reactive to proactive,” said Jose Lorenzo, Executive Vice President, Global Field Services, Schneider Electric. “As a leading manufacturer of these systems and with over 7,000 field service experts globally, Schneider Electric is uniquely positioned to work with and for our customers to take action.”
EcoStruxure Asset Advisor’s key benefits include:
- Increased safety: Better security of assets and personnel with early equipment failure warnings
- Greater operational performance: Reduced unscheduled downtime, increased asset life, and a consistent experience with an optimized maintenance plan
- Financial efficiency: Reduced failure risk as well as optimized ownership and maintenance
costs thanks to new asset insight
- Industry leading expertise: The Schneider Electric Service Bureau provides expert monitoring of critical devices 24/7
The EcoStruxure architecture
EcoStruxure is Schneider Electric’s open, interoperable, IoT-enabled system architecture and platform. EcoStruxure delivers enhanced value around safety, reliability, efficiency, sustainability, and connectivity. EcoStruxure leverages advancements in IoT, mobility, sensing, cloud, analytics, and cybersecurity to deliver Innovation at Every Level, from Connected Products, Edge Control to Apps, Analytics & Services. EcoStruxure has been deployed in 480,000+ installations, with the support of 20,000+ system integrators, connecting over 1.5 million assets.
Today’s announcement marks the launch of the EcoStruxure Asset Advisor Service Bureau in France, joining the bureaus already operating in the United States, United Kingdom, and India. Schneider Electric brings over 7,000 professional and field service experts as well as 5,500 trained partners across the globe to proactively service customers’ critical environments.
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