Factora joins OSIsoft Partner EcoSphere

April 18, 2018 – Factora Solutions has joined the OSIsoft Partner EcoSphere as a registered systems integrator. Through this new partnership, Factora now provides consulting, development and deployment services on current and future OSIsoft products as well as support and sustainability services to its customers.

“OSIsoft is a widely used, functionally rich and popular solution in the manufacturing industry,” says Raj Jakhete, senior director of business development at Factora. “Through this partnership, we expect to expand the support and services we provide clients and our ability to successfully court an even greater number of leaders in manufacturing.”

Factora services include visioning, road-map development, business case development, design and implementation for OSIsoft PI System and IIoT solutions as well as an outcome-based approach to continuous support. Factora has a network of 70 highly trained and experienced consultants who provide outcomes that matter to companies worldwide.

“Factora is a well-respected company that has a clear understanding of the intersection of technology and manufacturing,” says Eric Cardinal, partner program manager at OSIsoft. “Their expertise has made its mark with leading manufacturers around the world and we’re pleased that they’ve decided to make a commitment to working with our OSIsoft PI System and solutions.”

“This announcement showcases two of our main priority areas – partnerships and services that are relevant to our clients and the development of our consultants,” says Charles A. Horth, CEO of Factora. “Our clients trust us with their dreams for manufacturing excellence and we’re committed to helping them get there in the most effective and efficient manner.”

Harnessing MES/MOM and IIoT, Factora guides companies along the path to smart, world-class manufacturing. Leading brands, including some of the world’s most recognizable names, turn to Factora for improved productivity and profitability.  Factora has similar partnerships with PTC, GE and MESA International.

About Factora
Factora Solutions is a leading full function global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions for manufacturing clients.  The company provides expertise that enables Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing – turning opportunity and concepts into reality and tangible results.  Factora personnel are proficient in utilizing B-M-T (Business, Manufacturing and Technology) for client engagements, which maximizes value and return on investment.  Factora offers full life cycle services including visioning, roadmap and business case development, design, solutioning and implementation for MES/MOM and IIoT solutions as well as outcome-based 24 x 7 support.

The company has helped more than 500 manufacturers in 30 countries increase their throughput, reduce inefficiencies, reduce waste and increase overall plant productiveness.  Factora serves Consumer Products, Pulp & Paper, Food & Beverage, Chemical & Petrochemical, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Discrete Manufacturing, Industrial Products and Metals & Mining industries.  Find out more at factorasolutions.com.

About OSIsoft, LLC
OSIsoft is dedicated to helping people transform their world through data. The PI System captures data from sensors, manufacturing equipment and other devices and turns it into rich, real-time insights to improve productivity, make critical decisions and develop new products. Over 1,000 leading utilities, 95 percent of the largest oil and gas companies and more than 65 percent of the Fortune 500 industrial companies rely on the PI System to get the most out of their businesses. Worldwide, the PI System manages over 1.6 billion data streams. To learn more, please visit www.osisoft.com.

OSIsoft, the OSIsoft logotype, and PI System are registered trademarks of OSIsoft, LLC.

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