Nokia has entered into a partnership with Pöyry, an international consulting and engineering company, and Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, to further enhance and accelerate the adoption of KRTI 4.0™, an artificial intelligence (AI) framework for operational excellence.
The KRTI 4.0™ framework applies AI, cognitive/machine learning and machine-to-machine (M2M) capabilities to the industrial environment, and addresses complex and expensive lifecycle management challenges faced by industry, utilities, transportation and infrastructure organizations across operational technology (OT) systems. The applied methodology identifies critical enterprise systems and assets and provides a deep understanding of their behavior to unlock and create new value for customers by reducing system maintenance costs and expensive operation shutdowns, improving reliability and enhancing employee and environmental safety.
KRTI 4.0™ uses predictive and prescriptive analytics, that empowers decision makers with real-time knowledge on the best and the most effective operating and maintenance options for their OT systems, leveraging tools such as real-time dashboards, RAMS modelling capabilities, augmented reality, chatbot functionality and more enabled by secure and reliable connectivity.
A key component in realizing the promise of Industry 4.0 is ensuring global IoT connectivity across the supply chain, the factory and the distribution networks. Nokia NDAC and WING, offered in cooperation with Nokia’s mobile network operator partners and coupled with our IMPACT platform, are a key enabler in solving this global IoT connectivity challenge.
Poyry’s KRTI 4.0™ framework using RAMS modelling methodology puts the Pareto principle’s 80/20 rule at the heart of the decision-making process. In KRTI 4.0™ real-time data from critical assets is converted to information with innovative computing and business intelligent algorithms enabling proactive prescriptive decision making. This is the difference.”
Infosys is focused on helping clients maximise the potential that digital services including IoT have to offer. Through KRTI 4.0, Infosys is focused on maximising the value that clients are able to derive from their existing assets. Nokia joining this partnership, will accelerate the adoption of the framework at an enterprise scale, while ensuring security, legal and regulatory compliance.
About the Solution
- The KRTI 4.0™ model-based data driven framework incorporates the Pöyry RAMS (Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, Safety) methodology, which defines the criticality of every asset contributing to the functioning of an OT system.
- Infosys’ Nia knowledge-based AI platform continuously executes complex, advanced analytics and machine leaning models and exchanges information with the RAMS model to identify any inherent risk in operations on the overall system.
- Nokia provides the pervasive, secure industrial IoT connectivity and network analytics for integrating with data and devices from different OT systems, including IMPACT IoT platform SI Suite – advanced visualization, Scene Analytics – machine learning video analytics, Digital Automation Cloud (NDAC / private LTE) along with its Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING) offering – sold in conjunction with mobile network operators – which supports dedicated IoT operations, billing, security, data analytics, and more. This data can then flow into the Nia system for the execution of forecasting models.