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Blockchain Adoption- Use cases for mining Industry

We’re in the year of blockchain. Blockchain technology has already gained widespread traction. Blockchain technology is creating new and emerging opportunities for organisations in all sectors are emerging to create and deliver compelling services to customers using the power of disruptive innovation.  Always looking for ways to improvising and cutting …

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The Mobility of Mining

In a bylined piece, Ronald Gonzalez, Mobility Marketing Director at SAP, explains that the mining industry is, in essence, mobile. It is dynamic and is always in motion. So everything related to the mining industry can change in a very short time. Technology is instrumental to answer the particular needs …

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3D Printers Could Give Miners a New Dimension

As Mining companies continue to slog through this period of fluctuating commodity prices and demand….  we continue to hear stories about companies trying out new business models by expanding beyond traditional industry boundaries.  3D printing is one such area that can not only impact how a mine works – but also …

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IDC’s Perspective on Digital Transformation from SAP Mining & Metals Conference

Check out this new report by IDC’s Emilie Ditton… This IDC Energy Insights Perspective analyzes the discussions held at SAP’s International SAP Conference for Mining and Metals, and provides a set of recommendations for mining companies seeking a path forward with their digital transformation initiatives. On July 13 and 14, 2016, SAP held its International SAP Conference for …

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Digitalization in the Mining Industry

This Blog is dedicated to the hot topic “digitalization in the mining industry”. Please find below a summary of informative presentations, whitepapers, videos and more. Whitepaper: Value Creation in the Digital Mine Times of big change are times to be bold and to forge a vision for a different kind of …

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SAP Asset Intelligence Network – Partner Enablement Workshop

Dear Partner, We would like to invite you to the upcoming SAP enablement offering “Partner enablement workshop for SAP Asset Intelligence Network”. Please use the registration link on the bottom to reserve your seat now! Description Enablement session for implementation partners to guide them when offering services to adopt and …

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Mining Magazine: Mine Smarter with Digital Technology

Great article by Ruediger Schroedter on key use cases for digital in Mining.  Here is a piece below.  You can find it published in Mining Magazine here.  (need subscription).     learn more about Digital Transformation in Mining by downloading this white paper   or going to SAP.com/mining for more …

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Robots Enhance Digital Mining Safety, Performance, And Profits

  First published by Samir Damag in the Digitalist April 6     Robots Enhance Digital Mining Safety, Performance, And Profits Samir Damag   Advances in robotics and automation are changing the way mining operations run in dramatic and transformative ways. Automation is reducing operating costs and improving safety. Across …

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Mining Firms Turn To Digital to Predict Profitable Sites

First published on The Digitalist by Ruediger Schroedter   Gone are the days in mining when assessments of potential dig sites meant lots of waiting for results. Gone, too, is the uncertainty on a mine job about where to go next. For mining executives, recent advances in digital technology allow …

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How To Really Boost Mining Safety And Productivity

First published in the Digitalist by Ruediger Schroedter     Digital business is all about streamlining. Every organization collects data, but not all know how to use it. At their best, data and analytics help businesses make smarter decisions. The key is knowing what to measure—and who to share it …

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Operational visibility in mining is not to be underestimated see Keaton Energy

http://go.sap.com/docs/download/2016/01/b44add30-587c-0010-82c7-eda71af511fa.pdf   Sometimes we forget how powerful the business cases are for analytical scenarios. In this case Keaton Energy achieved its goals by implementing the SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) applications in collaboration with SAP partner Barnstone. Keaton’s expectations were immediately met and SAP BW provides an integrated solution. Now …

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Live Twitter Chat – How Mining Goes Digital

Dear all,   do you want to chat with industry experts about how mining goes digital? Then mark your calendars for our Live Twitter Chat (see attachment below!)   When:   May 4 4-5 pm CEST   How:   Use the hashtag #DigitalMining     If you are not familiar …

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Digital Innovation Drives New Business Models In Mining Industry

First published in the Digitalist by Ruediger Schroedter   The increase in digital technologies is playing a critical role in mining operations. Smart products are guiding this revolution in how mining firms think about business models. The mining industry faces several hurdles today, according to IDC. Commodity prices have dropped …

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