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SPIR use case for ISO 18101 - Asset intensive industry interoperability

We are on the verge of a radical realignment of the SPIR process. Peter Eales discusses the ongoing challenges that SPIRs present, and introduces the new digital process that will deliver increased labor productivity and reduced waste.

Knowledge sharing within CFIHOS IOGP - ISO 8000

Industry needs to master its data in order to achieve true efficiency. I have long been an advocate of ISO 8000 industry-standard data and strive for it to become just that – standard! 

Industrie 4.0 and interoperability

Industrie 4.0 is about automation and data exchange for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) enabling smart factories and process plants. ISO 8000 and ISO 18101 play a vital role in achieving interoperability

Articles

Data quality: How do you quantify yours?

Data quality: How do you quantify yours?

Being able to measure the quality of your data is a vital to the success of any data management programme. Here, Peter Eales, Chairman of KOIOS Master Data, explores how you can define what data quality means to your organization, and how you can quantify the quality...

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COVID-19: Numbers have meaning

COVID-19: Numbers have meaning

For those of us involved in data quality, the current flurry of data on deaths from COVID-19 is throwing up some familiar failings. Please take a look at my most recent article, which sets out how the data is being compiled in England and Wales, and how the data reported in the media doesn’t give the whole picture.

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What is K:spir and how can it revolutionize the SPIR process?

What is K:spir and how can it revolutionize the SPIR process?

The SPIR process urgently needs to enter the 21st century At KOIOS Master Data we have a unique understanding of the difficulties caused by the current SPIR (Spare Parts Interchangeability Record) process. Through our team’s years of MRO consultancy work, we have...

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SPIRS: Are they worth the paper they’re written on?

SPIRS: Are they worth the paper they’re written on?

I have carried out numerous studies of MRO inventory for companies around the globe, and I question the existence of SPIRs in a spreadsheet form in the new era of digital data.Context: Oil and gas upstream projects typically extract material requirements from Spare...

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Standard based disruptive MDM technology

Standard based disruptive MDM technology

Ask your MDM software supplier a simple question, which data quality standard is your software based on? Is it the standard that allows you to exchange multiple language specifications, portable data in other parlance?

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Manufacturers will welcome the introduction of ISO 8000-115

Manufacturers are increasingly concerned about how their master data is being represented on various websites, web stores, and in the systems of distributors and product end-users. Organizations collect master data from other organizations and reference and manage...

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The new paradigm for managing product master data

The management of product master data is having a revolution. The excellent data quality standards ISO 22745 and ISO 8000 from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in Geneva, Switzerland,  have changed everything.

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