“Everywhere we look as professionals, we are seeing and hearing more about ‘Industry 4.0’ and other digitally connected systems. These new systems are more than just the ‘next best thing’ — they represent a new model for manufacturing and, for some people, a new way of working. As manufacturers begin to integrate these new systems, many questions arise on how they impact an organization and how organizations should adjust to that impact. Implementing a production monitoring system as the foundation of a ‘smart factory’ is about integrating people with new technology as much as it is about integrating machines and computers.”
To learn more about successful implementation from a company that has gone through the process, read the full article by Max Preston here!