Manufacturing DataManufacturing Data: Can It Finally Flow? (guest blog)

What current challenge have manufacturers been wrestling with for at least 35 years? System integration. Getting manufacturing data to flow has always been a problem. And it still is. Based on Tech-Clarity research The Manufacturing Data Challenge: Lessons from Top Performers, most of the 300 respondents’ companies need better ways to integrate IT and OT data.

Machine MonitoringIoT Machine Monitoring and Optimization (survey results)

How do companies improve profitability by monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing equipment via the Industrial IoT? How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their plans? See what our survey of over 200 companies that manufacture, operate, service, sell, distribute, install, and/or integrate equipment finds about how the leaders operate in Tech-Clarity’s Pillars of Machine Monitoring and Optimization.

Succeeding with Industry 4.0 via Strategy StorySucceeding with Industry 4.0: Understanding the Whole Elephant (article)

What does effective storytelling have to do with succeeding with Industry 4.0? Plenty. With the right narrative by level and function, the whole company can engage with Industry 4.0 strategy. At that point, everyone, whether top-level management or shop-floor workers, can buy-in. Once they do, they can participate effectively in setting the standards required to

Machine Monitoring and Optimization (survey invitation)

How do companies monitor, analyze, and optimize equipment via the Industrial IoT? Tech-Clarity invites you to join a research study on how companies use the IoT to connect, communicate, monitor, and improve machines in either their plants or in their customers’ facilities. This survey is now closed, please see our Active Research page for more

Digital Twin and Smart Manufacturing for Semiconductor (webcast)

Are your production approaches as smart as they are sophisticated? Before you answer, consider whether all the information about each aspect of the fab is readily available. Imagine the benefits in flexibility, quality, costs, agility, speed, confidence… this is the vision of smart manufacturing. To capture today’s myriad opportunities, these improvements are essential. The good

Why Strategy Matters to Industry 4.0 Success (eBook)

What step are many companies missing to ensure their Industry 4.0 initiatives succeed? Why Strategy Matters to Industry 4.0 Success discusses the importance of enterprise strategy. The right strategy makes even pilot projects more likely to live up to their potential. This eBook talks about how thinking big for enterprise transformation makes initiatives more pragmatic.