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Better Connectivity Leads to Best Options for Mining in Latin America

Digitizing mine operations cannot be fully implemented unless connectivity is addressed. Because of the remoteness of many mine sites throughout the world, mine managers and executives consider advanced technical software as simply not an option. This is especially true for many remote mining sites throughout Latin America.

2017-11-17T13:24:29-07:00September 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Better Connectivity Leads to Best Options for Mining in Latin America

Take Advantage of The “Cloud” Without Losing Security and Privacy, Even In Remote Mine Sites.

A digital disruption is taking place in every major industry, including mining. The Internet of Things (IoT) is rebalancing the traditional notions of mining operations, maintenance and workforce into contemporary organizations with an improved understanding of actions from the pit, or underground, directly to management and office personnel. This digital disruption has moved from consumer-specific industries directly to mine operations and extractive organizations.

2017-11-16T20:46:17-07:00August 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Take Advantage of The “Cloud” Without Losing Security and Privacy, Even In Remote Mine Sites.

Five Reasons to Rewrite Your Business Plan, Again.

Five Reasons to Rewrite Your Business Plan, Again. Written by AddOns’ Greg Madsen 1) Regulatory Compliance 2) Technological Advances 3) Rapidly changing Labor Factors 4) Volatile Competitive Environment 5) Social License YouÂ’ve finally delivered up the final, approved version of your published Business Plan to the printing company.

2017-11-16T20:50:19-07:00July 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Five Reasons to Rewrite Your Business Plan, Again.

The New Paradigm for Consuming Enterprise Application Software

This old way of doing things can be summed up in a few simple and very painful sentences: Big investment. Money spent setting up servers, storage, networking, security, and databases. Time spent on requirements gathering, customizing to fit, data migration, testing, and initial training. And, no funding left at the end for improvements, upgrades, or ongoing training.

2017-11-16T20:51:22-07:00March 1st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The New Paradigm for Consuming Enterprise Application Software

Avoiding The Risk of Obsolescence in a Cyclical Industry

Mining is cyclical. With the new political climate in the U.S., restrictive regulations are expected to be lifted, at least in part. Coal is in high demand in China, and the market for other precious metals is growing.

2017-11-16T20:52:23-07:00February 14th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Avoiding The Risk of Obsolescence in a Cyclical Industry