To maintain their competitive edge, producers must implement "smart manufacturing." For CIOs and IT leaders, this means learning new skills, adopting new measures and redefining what "value add" means.
Success in manufacturing relies more on understanding how to amass the right information and harness it to drive business forward.
Gartner research provides manufacturing leaders with actionable insights on new technologies and practices they need to successfully change the way their organizations operate, such as:
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By 2018, expert use of big data/analytics will result in a 10% increase in consumer goods manufacturer new product success rate.”