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5 Tips for IT Management in the Industry 4.0 Era

Imagine that you’re tasked with designing a factory, but you don’t know what product or products the factory is going to be tasked with producing. What challenges might you encounter? Well, you might be able to make some basic design choices that adhere to broad industry best practices (adding fire exits, for instance), but when it came time to make any specific decisions you’d probably be at a loss. If you’re used to creating plants for automotive manufacturing, you might be loath to rely on your usual instincts, in case the plant will actually be making much smaller goods; you might not even know how large the facility itself should be.

This might sound like a completely far fetched scenario to most readers—and with good reason! But it’s exactly the sort of situation that many IT leads find themselves in when it comes to Industry 4.0 transformations: they’re being tasked with adopting new technology to drive an ongoing digita


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20 Jan 2021
Forecasting Vs Demand Planning
 

Companies use a variety of tools to predict where their business currently is and where it is headed. By “reading the tea leaves”, planners attempt to ensure correct stock levels, optimize inventory control and inventory value, and provide a framework for manning labor and operations. Bu

 
DemandCaster
DemandCaster
 
20 Jan 2021
How to Use AI to Optimize Manufacturing Costs
 

According to a recent McKinsey study, manufacturing and supply chain are the two functions with the greatest likelihood of experiencing cost reductions as a result of AI, with more than 60% of respondents in each area reporting savings due to AI. For anyone who’s been paying attention to the h

 
Brian Hoey
Flexis
 
20 Jan 2021
Build your Industry 4.0 vision to reduce waste and ensure food safety
 

The rise of Industry 4.0 brings promise for a safer, more agile future in the food and beverage industry. But the journey to digital transformation doesn’t come without its own set of challenges. The business environment is changing more rapidly than ever before. To stay competitive and meet t

 
Infor
Infor
 
20 Jan 2021
Fostering supply chain maturity through a shift to a digitized ecosystem in the cloud
 

The evolution of supply chain business models has been accelerated by unprecedented disruptions. As a result, there has been a clear shift from analog supply chains models of the past into a trajectory towards a digitalized ecosystem. These new business models recognize and necessitate the move to a

 
Infor
Infor
 
15 Jan 2021
50% More Retailers Plan to Revamp Fulfillment Strategies to Address Consumer Needs
 

New research from Blue Yonder®, conducted by Researchscape International, has identified the most pressing e-commerce fulfillment priorities and investments of today’s retail executives amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The second installment of Blue Yonder’s Future of Fulfillment Research

 
Blue Yonder
Blue Yonder
 


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