Everactive in the News


MIT Industrial Liaison Program

MIT Industrial Liaison Program - Digital Transformation

by MIT |
The digital future is here, and the threat of disruption looms large. In a rapidly expanding digital marketplace, legacy companies without a clear digital transformation strategy are being left behind. COVID-19 crisis has accelerated the transition to a digital future. To succeed companies must embark on the difficult path of digital transformation…and that doesn’t mean creating...
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Machine Health Systems Play Critical Role in Age of Disruption

by Jim O'Donnell |
As the COVID-19 crisis disrupts industries, manufacturers can keep lines running by using machine health monitoring systems to manage equipment and diagnose problems remotely. As the COVID-19 crisis continues to disrupt operations around the world, manufacturers are facing unprecedented challenges. Some have seen facilities shut down, at least temporarily, as the outbreak has forced workers to stay...
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RFID Journal

IIoT System Monitors Rotating Equipment Health in Real Time

by RFID Journal |
A wireless energy-harvesting solution offered by Everactive continuously streams and analyzes rotating machine data to increase uptime, equipment effectiveness and energy efficiency. May 26, 2020Everactive, a provider of wireless, battery-free Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) systems, has offering its Machine Health Monitoring (MHM) solution. The technology is designed to deliver real-time, maintenance-free insights into the health of rotating equipment,...
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Stacey on IoT

Episode 269 IoT Podcast - Internet of Things with Stacey Higginbotham

by Stacey Higginbotham |
This week’s guest is Dr. Ben Calhoun, co-founder, and co-CTO at Everactive. I profiled the company a few years back when it had a different name but the same mission — building battery-free sensors that are powered via energy harvesting. The company has sold its steam trap sensor since 2018 and is now launching a vibration sensor. We...
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Supply Chain Management Review

Everactive Machine Health Monitoring May Address COVID-19 Supply Chain Concerns

by Patrick Burnson |
Everactive, based in Santa Clara, California, has raised its profile as a pioneer of wireless (and batteryless) technology by introducing its Machine Health Monitoring (MHM) solution, designed to deliver real-time, maintenance-free insights into the health of rotating equipment, such as motors, pumps, fans, and compressors. According to Brian Alessi, Director, Product Marketing & Corporate Communications at...
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The Michigan Engineer

Battery-free Sensor Startup Takes Aim at Industrial Efficiency

by Kate McAlpine |
Part of the team that brought us the world’s smallest computer in 2015 brings the future of computing technology into the present. | Medium Read Large facilities throw away money and energy on inefficiencies like steam loss and degrading motors, but the new U-M startup Everactive aims to change that. Their key innovation is this: their sensors that...
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Culture, Social Injustice, and Everactivism

by Bob Nunn |
While I have worked with start-up companies for over thirty years, I have never started one.  Throughout my career, I have joined start-ups and their founders at various stages along the journey.  Whether it was just two engineers with an idea or a fleshed-out team, my job has been to help turn their idea, technological...
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Why We Partnered: Armstrong International + Everactive

by John Greenfield |
By now, it’s old news that we’ve all had to settle into a new way of working, connecting with one another, and just ‘being’. There’s significant challenge in that, of course, and there’s also opportunity – to dive into new hobbies, re-learn something we’ve long forgotten (who still remembers calculus?), or to reevaluate how we...
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