Digital Transformation Tag

If your organization doesn’t want to be left behind, a digital transformation initiative is imperative. However, an investment in the technology isn’t the only step, an investment in the people and project management is just as important. As I wrote in the previous blog, I found a lot of inspirational points in an interesting study published by LNS Research on digital transformation called: Understanding Industrial Transformation...

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A push into digital transformation is not as easy as it sounds. It takes an effort from the whole organization to get the process started, but there are many steps and precautions to understand before the initiative can even begin. I recently read an interesting study published from LNS Research on digital transformation called, Understanding Industrial Transformation Today: Digital Readiness is the Foundation for Success. It...

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March 2019, Food Engineering Magazine   If you’re not embarking on the digital transformation journey, you’ll be flying blind without the instrumentation and computing capabilities to keep you focused on your target: producing quality, food-safe product and staying ahead of your competition. In fact, without actionable information from plantwide sensors and processes, surviving in the future will be difficult. Digital transformation of your plant and entire process can help...

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DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION Discrete manufacturing operations depend on their ability to manage a high mix of products with unique routings. Even with a flexible workforce and interchangeable equipment, there are complexities when it comes to scheduling capable equipment, assigning employees who possess the required skillsets, and organizing unique work instructions for a variety of products. Manufacturing Operation Management systems manage product definitions, resource capabilities, and work instructions...

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To remain competitive, companies need to become more collaborative along the entire supply chain. IIoT and cloud technologies can enable this. [qodef_separator class_name="" type="normal" position="center" color="#b2dd4c" border_style="solid" width="100%" thickness="" top_margin="20px" bottom_margin="20px"] Once we accept that the real competition happens at the supply chain level, it becomes obvious that having a perfectly organized, tuned and efficient supply chain is mandatory. At the plant level, there are several aspects...

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With 22 years of experience in the creation of software for manufacturing, production management and supply chain optimization, Autoware, a system integration company headquartered in Vicenza, Italy, has launched Autoware Digital, located in Austin, Texas. Autoware Digital is a digital System Integrator, focused on helping clients develop transformative business models in response to an increasingly interconnected and digitalized industrial market. Since 1996, Autoware has been improving business...

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It’s not just the individual technologies, but how they interact together—and how behavior is tuned to them—that create the biggest impact. When talking about digital transformation, it’s typically related to four upcoming technology megatrends: cloud computing, mobility, Big Data and social. Though each of these four technologies can have a tremendous impact independently, it’s in the implementation of them together in integrated solutions where the impact is...

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