In this Q&A, I ask our manufacturing industry expert, Antony Bourne, to answer five questions about how manufacturing companies can…Read More
Q&A: How manufacturing can overcome today’s industry challenges
How much do you think it will cost?
“How much do you think it will cost?” This is often a common question a manufacturer will ask themselves when…Read More
10 manufacturing buzzwords you should pay attention to
We’re in an age of rolling waves of technologically-driven disruption. Which are the 10 emerging technologies with the biggest chance of impacting your business? Here’s our guesses.Read More
Are you a manufacturer that has yet to derive value from servitization?
Businesses looking to differentiate themselves in the industrial manufacturing industry should consider combining traditional products with new services (servitization). By…Read More
3 game-changers for the manufacturing industry in 2018
The Internet of Things (IoT) being built into the product design, manufacturers adopting a more service-centric business model and 3D…Read More
Q&A: Why manufacturers are moving to service-based business models
Expert advice on how manufacturers can provide services and solutions that supplement their traditional product offerings. In this Q&A, I…Read More
Are 84% missing out on the digital transformation benefits of IoT?
According to a primary research study of 200 IoT decision makers with industrial companies, about 85 percent of them collect…Read More
How the manufacturing industry is using technology to increase efficiency
Manufacturers are looking to Smart Manufacturing (US term) and Industry 4.0 (European term) to embrace the benefits of digital technology….Read More
How businesses truly feel about digital change & transformation
Digital transformation can mean different things to different people, making it difficult to know when you have achieved it. However,…Read More
Center for Intelligent Maintenance Systems drives economic value for industry
Enjoying a front row seat as the industrial internet of things (IIoT) turns into a practical reality via tech transfer….Read More
Why servitization is something your manufacturing business needs to consider
You may think that servitization will never apply to your business, but there’s a reason why it’s occurring across many…Read More
Can the model-driven architecture of IFS EOI support any type of manufacturing business?
Whether in support of mass production, discrete manufacturing, industrial manufacturing, process manufacturing or high-tech manufacturing, the model-driven architecture of IFS…Read More