GE Transportation’s Digital Solutions CTO Wes Mukai explains Predix

| May 25, 2016

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Watch Wes Mukai, GE Transportation’s Digital Solutions Chief Technology Officer, explain the concepts of Predix and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). Predix is built as a Cloud PaaS that allows businesses to take advantage of key capabilities.

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