Caterpillar needed a flexible platform for a new generation of connected human-machine interfaces across a wide variety of industrial environments. Examples include marine, petroleum pumping, generators, custom hydraulics, mining, and rail applications.
For nearly 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. With 2014 sales and revenues of over $55 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three product segments - Resource Industries, Construction Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment.
A connected foundation for the next generation of intelligent Caterpillar Marine and Industrial Displays to capture, manage and visualize data from remote assets. The result for Caterpillar - improved and accelerated connected customer experiences while lowering operational and support costs.
|Machine engine and transmission data from SAE J1939, Modbus, and NMEA 2000 data sources.|
|Emerging (technology has been on the market for > 2 years)|