Grow Your Digital Twin and Simulation Knowledge at Home with Simio Sync 2020: A Virtual Experience

The cancellation of Simio Sync 2020 conference meant new avenues for discussing and presenting about the digital twin and Simio was sought. We are delighted to announce that we have come to a consensus to provide the Simio and digital twin community with the Simio Sync 2020 virtual experience series of webinars. The series will …

Introducing Simio 12: See What’s New

We’re excited to bring you Simio 12, packed with new features and enhancements to help you bring new life to your digital twin and simulation models. With a Simio subscription or current maintenance, you will have access to an enhanced search capability within Gantts, multi-capacity server utilization, camera tracking enhancements, and the latest innovative features …

Remote Facility Monitoring with Digital Twin Technology

The lights out factory, industrial automation, the Industrial internet of things, and digital twin technology highlight the effort mankind has made to reduce to simplify facility monitoring and management challenges. These efforts have led to industry 4.0 and today, there’s no better time than now to explore the reach of emerging technology in delivering employee …

Optimizing Manufacturing Capacity Using Digital Twin Technology Post COVID-19

A recent survey from the National Association of Manufacturing has highlighted the impact of pandemics on manufacturing chain and manufacturing operations across the world. According to the survey, 80% of manufacturers are expecting the ongoing pandemic and the corresponding lockdown to have a financial impact on their businesses. 53% expect COVID-19 to directly impact their …

Healthcare Modeling and Decision Making During Pandemics: A Case Study

As far back as 2001, a John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health report highlighted how unprepared the world was for a global outbreak of infectious diseases. The report singled out the strain pandemics would put on the world’s healthcare systems and how they’ll struggle to provide adequate care. Two decades later, the COVID-19 epidemic …

10 Productivity Tools for Working from Home

Working from home is the new normal. Pre-pandemic times, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics put the number of individuals working from home at approximately 60 million and the ongoing pandemic has led to exponential growth for these numbers. Today, almost everyone works remotely as businesses adopt ‘stay at home’ policies and the future might …

Covid-19 Induced Hoarding and How Simulation Technology can help

The Covid -19 pandemic which has affected global supply chains, social gatherings, education, aviation, and the economy as we know has become the topic of the day. Its effect on these areas of life have been touched on by practically every news source since February but one commonly overlooked aspect is its effect on the …

The Importance of Simulation Training for Professionals in Preparation for Epidemics

The Great Influenza Epidemic or Spanish flu in 1918, did not announce itself with fanfare. It simply spread from one region to another with travelling individuals which led to a global economic depression within 1918 and 1920. As with the Spanish flu, Covid-19 is been spread through travel and from all indications, it has the …