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

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.

Product Design ToolsBuyer’s Guide for Engineers: How to Select Essential Tools for Product Design (buyer’s guide)

What software tools do engineers need to support product design? Which capabilities will help engineers develop products that are higher quality, more personalized, more innovative, and lower in ownership cost? These are challenging tasks to achieve that are further complicated due to increasing product complexity, engineering changes, and multiple engineering disciplines. However, with the correct

IT/OT ConvergencePractical Approaches to IT/OT Convergence (guest post)

How can plants leverage all of their data more effectively? One foundation is for IT and OT to converge. But that does not have to be far in the future. My guest blog Practical Approaches to IT/OT Convergence discusses why and how to tear down the wall between manufacturing engineering and their operational technology (OT)

Transform ServiceService Transformation by Monitoring Customer Equipment (eBook)

How can equipment manufacturers transform their customer and equipment relationships to drive greater value for themselves and their customers? Digital service transformation by monitoring equipment via the IoT holds the key to improving service, satisfaction, and customer success. Please enjoy the summary below. For the full eBook, please visit our sponsor PTC. Table of Contents*

Moldmakers: Design and Produce Tools Faster (webcast)

How can moldmakers better manage processes to meet delivery dates, without hurting profitability? During this webinar, Tech-Clarity’s Michelle Boucher shares some of her latest research on tool design and production. Daren Beeson from Siemens then shares examples of how tool shops have conquered the complexity of tooling design and production in the mold, tool, and