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Factora joins GE Digital Alliance Program

May 01, 2017

Factora announced that it has joined the GE Digital Alliance Program as the company delivers the next generation of Internet of Things solutions to achieve improved efficiency on the plant floor. 

“Factora has collaborated with GE for more than a decade,” says Charles A. Horth, CEO at Factora. “Over the years, we’ve developed a deep domain expertise in GE’s Manufacturing image001 1Operational Management solutions to better understand the real world challenges of delivering value to the bottom line. As a member of the Alliance Program, we plan to build on and enhance this existing foundation.”

Being a part of the GE Industrial Internet ecosystem will provide customers with a variety of benefits including access to digital tools, technologies and domain expertise, according to Factora.

“As our customers embark on their IoT journey leveraging the GE Predix platform, Factora is ready to guide and support them in this migration strategy that is founded on years of development and research,” adds Barry Lynch, Factora vice-president of sales and marketing. “This alliance marks both an evolution of our relationship with GE and an expansion of our Smart Manufacturing service offering.”