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Episode 58 – Understanding Digital Twins in a Manufacturing Environment with Erik Udstuen, Co-Founder & CEO at TwinThread


with Erik Udstuen

June 22, 2023

26 minutes

In the 58th episode of IoT Podcast: Over the Air, Ryan Prosser, CEO of Very, speaks with Erik Udstuen, Co-Founder & CEO at TwinThread. They discuss digital twins in the manufacturing sector and share insights into the best practices that can be adopted in this industry. Erik provides real-life examples of the successful implementation of their services and explains the different digital twin technologies, highlighting the three essential conditions for successful implementation. 

Erik, a visionary entrepreneur, is dedicated to addressing challenges in the IoT industry through innovative solutions. With a strong focus on enhancing productivity, he has developed groundbreaking technologies. Before founding TwinThread, Erik successfully launched Alpine Metrics, a platform designed to predict sales and marketing outcomes, optimizing business performance. His expertise and track record in developing transformative solutions make him a driving force in the industry.

They cover:

👉 [03:30] Elaboration on digital twin technology

👉 [04:49] Applying TwinThread in solving manufacturing problems

👉 [09:00] How early adopters in the manufacturing industry are utilizing digital twins 

👉 [11:45] Analyzing data to create an affordable solution through TwinThread  

👉 [15:33] Understanding the objectives of TwinThread  

👉 [19:40] The three conditions required for the implementation of digital twins in a manufacturing company

👉 [21:20] The interaction between IoT and the manufacturing sector  

👉 [24:40] Understanding the concept of a virtual center of excellence  

👉 [28:09] Keeping up with industry trends through the automation of services 

👉 [31:00] New innovations making waves in the Industry 

If you’re interested in learning the ways digital twin has been improving the manufacturing environment, tune into the 58th episode of IoT Podcast: Over the Air.

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“IoT Podcast: Over the Air” is a podcast that features unfiltered conversations with executives about their IoT journeys — the mistakes they made, the lessons they learned, and what they wished they’d known when they started. In each episode of Over the Air, our expert guests will make bold predictions, reveal unpopular opinions, and share stories you won’t hear anywhere else.

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Hosted by: Ryan Prosser

CEO at Very

As Very's CEO, Ryan collaborates daily with product, sales, and marketing to deliver the IoT solutions our clients look for. He is also a champion for our culture, fostering transparency and efficiency across our distributed team.