IoT in a Day with Azure IoT Central July 11

Build an IoT solution in a day using Azure IoT Central, an IoT SaaS solution.

What is IoT in a Day?
IoT in a Day is a daylong constructor led, hands-on tutorial to build an IoT application using Microsoft’s enterprise-grade IoT SaaS offering, Azure IoT Central, on an MXChip IoT DevKit.
After the workshop, you can take your IoT Application and your device home. No development expertise is required for IoT in a Day. Azure IoT Central breaks down barriers to deriving business benefits from IoT by reducing time, skills and investment to deploy an enterprise-grade IoT solution.

This course is perfect for IoT BDMs and TDMs, IoT solution architects and developers who would like to kickstart their Digital Transformation journey.
Interested in attending this complimentary event? All you have to do is bring your Windows-based Notebook and we’ll supply the rest, including lunch.

What to Bring?
As part of this workshop, please bring a laptop with you and set up your Azure subscription prior to the workshop. If you don’t yet have an Azure subscription, set it up here.

Cost
Free on a first come, first served basis

Agenda
9:00 h – Registration, networking, light breakfast
9:30 h – Overview of Azure IoT Central
10:30 h – Break, coffee
10:45 h – Set up device (MXChip IoT DevKit) and create your first application
11:45 h – Lunch (provided)
13:00 h – Set up telemetry, dashboards, device sets
14:00 h – Break, coffee
14:30 h – Set up rules, actions, roles
15:30 h – Next steps for your IoT Journey, Q&A

IoT Tech Expo Europe

Europe’s leading IoT event series will bring together key industries from across Europe and beyond for 2 days of top level content and discussion. Exploring the latest innovations within the Internet of Things and covering the impact is has on many industries including Manufacturing, Transport, Supply Chain, Healthcare, Logistics, Energy and Automotive, this conference is not to be missed.

On day 2 (28 June) of this IoT event John Koot, Transformation Manager for Digital Business at ICT Group, will give a presentation about
‘IoT Innovation: Where complex challenges meet simple solutions’.

Start Time: 10:20AM | End Time: 10:40AM

IoT Innovation: Where complex challenges meet simple solutions
Digital transformation is no longer a trend; it’s a necessity; But In the world of Manufacturing, Industry and Public Infrastructure, complex challenges call for smart solutions. ICT Group knows the impact these major changes have on your products, your business and your company. With solutions such as our conNXT IoT Platform and our team of experienced consultants and data scientists, we can help you in transforming your business, not tomorrow but today!

Join this presentation if you want to:
• Reduce operational costs;
• Get better insights through Big Data;
• Lower risks and shorten project timelines;
• Minimize sudden machine failures.

Key highlights:
• Practical, tangible advice to begin or extend your organization’s digital transformation journey;
• Digital transformation customer success stories.

Visit us during the IoT tech Expo at booth 294 where we have experts present to help you design and build your digital business.

Dashboard in a Day #2

What is Dashboard in a Day?
Dashboard in a Day is a daylong, instructor led, hands-on tutorial to accelerate understanding how to use Power BI to gather and transform data, to create visualizations, to gain insights culminating in creating and sharing Power BI dashboards. Upon completion of the hands-on tutorial, students then apply the lessons learned to their own data, with the end goal of leaving the class with a solid foundational knowledge of Power BI and a working dashboard of their data.

This course is perfect for business analysts and other business leaders who must glean insight from history, make assertions for change, and take a direct action with data-driven cases.
Interested in attending this complimentary event? All you have to do is bring your Windows-based Notebook and we’ll supply the rest, including lunch.

What is covered?
Throughout the day, we’ll touch on the following areas:
• Importing Data
• Transforming Data
• Interactive Data Exploration
• Report Authoring
• Creating Dashboards and uploading Reports
• Operational Dashboards and Sharing
• Refreshing Dashboard data
• Distributing content to larger audiences
• Power BI Service – Sharing content in and outside your organization
• View and manage your Excel reports in Power BI

What to Bring?
You need to bring a device/laptop with a Windows Operating System that’s able to connect to the internet via Wi-Fi.

Microsoft Power BI Desktop installed: you should have downloaded and installed Power BI Desktop from https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=521662. Optionally, you can also install Power BI Desktop from the Power BI Desktop Install folder on the flash drive that will be provided. You will need administrative rights on your device in order to install. This is important, if you don’t have administrative rights on your machine, make sure that you have the desktop client installed beforehand. The online version is not sufficient!

Signup for Power BI: Go to http://aka.ms/pbidiadtraining and sign up for Power BI with a business email address. If you cannot sign up for Power BI, let the instructor know. If you have an existing account, please go to http://app.powerbi.com and Sign in using your Power BI account

Download the lab content: The lab content is updated regularly, so we recommend downloading the content no more than 5 days in advance to avoid large version mismatches. The size of the content is around 600mb and is available at http://aka.ms/DIAD.

Bring your own data: It is important to bring a sample of your own data in order to experiment with it near the end of the lab. This allows you to practice with data that you are familiar with.

Date & Location
June 11 from 09:00 – 17:00
Intraffic, Iepenhoeve 11, 3438 MR, Nieuwegein

Cost
Free on a first come, first served basis

Agenda

Morning
09:00 AM – 09:30 AM – Introduction to Power BI and Power BI Desktop overview
09:30 AM – 12:00 AM – Power BI Desktop – Lab
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM – Lunch and demos
Afternoon
12:30 AM – 12:45 PM – Power BI Service overview
12:45 AM – 01:45 PM – Power BI service Part I – Lab
01:45 PM – 02:30 PM – Power BI Service Part II – Lab (Optional)
02:30 PM – 04:30 PM – Bring your own data and build dashboards
04:30 PM – 05:00 PM – Q&A

Save Your Spot!
Registration for this event has been closed. A new date will be announced soon!

Hannover Messe 2018

Delivering Digital Excellence, Today

ICT Group in cooperation with Microsoft organizes an exclusive one-day Digital Transformation Tour to the Hannover Messe on Monday April 23rd, 2018. This event enables you to learn all about the latest Digital Transformation business benefits and developments.

We have been able to secure exclusive meetings with leading industry executives from Microsoft. We will visit the Microsoft booth, where we will be briefed in an exclusive environment by the respective product executives.

Key highlights
• Practical, tangible advice to begin or extend your organization’s digital transformation journey.
• Unique chance to talk with Industry Executives of Microsoft.
• Experts present ready to help you design and build your digital business.
• Presentations and breakout session to support you in successfully reaching your goals.

Date: Monday April 23rd, 2018
Time: 11:00 – 18:00
Location: Hannover Exhibition Grounds, Messegelände 30521 Hannover, Germany

Get your free pass to HMI 2018
Our customers are eligible for FREE passes to the event. Register for your pass here by entering your company name, email address and the Microsoft Customer referral code: 42ur3

Hope to see you at the Hannover Messe and share the time with us to help shaping your Digital Transformation journey. Let us know if you could be present, so that we can secure a seat for you. This is an event by invitation only, so places are limited.

IoT in a Day with Azure IoT Central

Build an IoT solution in a day using Azure IoT Central, an IoT SaaS solution.

What is IoT in a Day?
IoT in a Day is a daylong constructor led, hands-on tutorial to build an IoT application using Microsoft’s enterprise-grade IoT SaaS offering, Azure IoT Central, on an MXChip IoT DevKit.
After the workshop, you can take your IoT Application and your device home. No development expertise is required for IoT in a Day. Azure IoT Central breaks down barriers to deriving business benefits from IoT by reducing time, skills and investment to deploy an enterprise-grade IoT solution.

This course is perfect for IoT BDMs and TDMs, IoT solution architects and developers who would like to kickstart their Digital Transformation journey.
Interested in attending this complimentary event? All you have to do is bring your Windows-based Notebook and we’ll supply the rest, including lunch.

What to Bring?
As part of this workshop, please bring a laptop with you and set up your Azure subscription prior to the workshop. If you don’t yet have an Azure subscription, set it up here.

Cost
Free on a first come, first served basis

Agenda
9:00 h – Registration, networking, light breakfast
9:30 h – Overview of Azure IoT Central
10:30 h – Break, coffee
10:45 h – Set up device (MXChip IoT DevKit) and create your first application
11:45 h – Lunch (provided)
13:00 h – Set up telemetry, dashboards, device sets
14:00 h – Break, coffee
14:30 h – Set up rules, actions, roles
15:30 h – Next steps for your IoT Journey, Q&A

 

Dashboard in a Day

What is Dashboard in a Day?
Dashboard in a Day is a daylong, instructor led, hands-on tutorial to accelerate understanding how to use Power BI to gather and transform data, to create visualizations, to gain insights culminating in creating and sharing Power BI dashboards. Upon completion of the hands-on tutorial, students then apply the lessons learned to their own data, with the end goal of leaving the class with a solid foundational knowledge of Power BI and a working dashboard of their data.

This course is perfect for business analysts and other business leaders who must glean insight from history, make assertions for change, and take a direct action with data-driven cases.
Interested in attending this complimentary event? All you have to do is bring your Windows-based Notebook and we’ll supply the rest, including lunch.

What is covered?
Throughout the day, we’ll touch on the following areas:
• Importing Data
• Transforming Data
• Interactive Data Exploration
• Report Authoring
• Creating Dashboards and uploading Reports
• Operational Dashboards and Sharing
• Refreshing Dashboard data
• Distributing content to larger audiences
• Power BI Service – Sharing content in and outside your organization
• View and manage your Excel reports in Power BI

What to Bring?
You need to bring a device/laptop with a Windows Operating System that’s able to connect to the internet via Wi-Fi.

Microsoft Power BI Desktop installed: you should have downloaded and installed Power BI Desktop from https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=521662. Optionally, you can also install Power BI Desktop from the Power BI Desktop Install folder on the flash drive that will be provided. You will need administrative rights on your device in order to install.

Signup for Power BI: Go to http://aka.ms/pbidiadtraining and sign up for Power BI with a business email address. If you cannot sign up for Power BI, let the instructor know. If you have an existing account, please go to http://app.powerbi.com and Sign in using your Power BI account

Download the lab content: The lab content is updated regularly, so we recommend downloading the content no more than 5 days in advance to avoid large version mismatches. The size of the content is around 600mb and is available at http://aka.ms/DIAD.

Bring your own data: It is important to bring a sample of your own data in order to experiment with it near the end of the lab. This allows you to practice with data that you are familiar with.

Date & Location
April 10th, from 09:00 – 17:00
ICT Group, Kopenhagen 9, 2993 LL, Barendrecht

Cost
Free on a first come, first served basis

Agenda

Morning
09:00 AM – 09:30 AM – Introduction to Power BI and Power BI Desktop overview
09:30 AM – 12:00 AM – Power BI Desktop – Lab
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM – Lunch and demos
Afternoon
12:30 AM – 12:45 PM – Power BI Service overview
12:45 AM – 01:45 PM – Power BI service Part I – Lab
01:45 PM – 02:30 PM – Power BI Service Part II – Lab (Optional)
02:30 PM – 04:30 PM – Bring your own data and build dashboards
04:30 PM – 05:00 PM – Q&A

Save Your Spot!

KSB Energie-Efficiëntiedag: Efficiëntie van tekentafel tot “end of life”

Op 9 november organiseert KSB in het Louwman museum Den Haag de Energie-Efficiëntiedag. Tijdens deze dag wil KSB haar bezoekers laten kennis maken met Smart Industry en Digitalisering. Tenslotte zullen Pompsystemen in de nabije toekomst invloed ondervinden van Smart Industry.

ICT Group verzorgt deze dag een presentatie met de titel: ‘Van data naar waarde’. Hierbij wordt gebruik gemaakt van het door ICT Group ontwikkelde 4C-model. Dit model vereenvoudigt het proces rondom Digital Transformatie.

In deze animatie wordt het model kort uitgelegd. In de presentatie worden onder andere voorbeelden gegeven van asset management en predictive maintenance.

Voor het volledige programma kunt u de website van KSB bezoeken.

Meer informatie over Digital Transformation en de aanpak om in 20 dagen Data om te zetten naar waarde vindt u op onze website.

Roundtable Eindhoven: The connected factory

On July 6th 2017, ICT Group, Microsoft, Tele2 and Omron are proud to present this unique chance to talk with Industry experts in a small setting at ICT Group’s office in Eindhoven. Join the conversation and find out how your organization can make the leap from today to tomorrow by embracing the power of the Digital factory.

This roundtable is designed for leaders and decision makers. We have key speakers from Omron Corporation and Microsoft Corporation speaking about Intelligence factories, from the Intelligent connectivity to Intelligent insights to Intelligent actions.

Key highlights include:

  • Practical, tangible advice to begin or extend your organisation’s digital transformation journey.
  • Digital transformation customer success stories.
  • Experts present ready to help you design and build your digital business.
  • Presentations and breakout session to support you in successfully reaching your goals.

Furthermore, the roundtable will be packed with great customer stories and real world examples that demonstrate how you can make your business a digital business. Take away practical, usable solutions you can implement straight away.

You can sign up for this event by mailing: Jeroen.dessing@ict.nl