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Plan Intelligent Manufacturing Aligned With the 'Made in China 2025' Policy

Published: 10 November 2017

ID: G00332856

Analyst(s): Tracy Tsai , Owen Chen , Kevin Ji


Enterprises with plants in China are considering using IoT and AI technologies to develop intelligent manufacturing to comply with the country's "Made in China 2025" policy. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must plan and collaborate with multiple stakeholders to succeed.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • What Is "Made in China 2025"?
  • Best Practices for Planning Intelligent Manufacturing
    • Step 1: Define the Project Target and Scope
    • Step 2: Build a Team Converging IT and OT
    • Step 3: Deep-Dive Into Business Operations and Identify Issues
    • Step 4: Partner With Third-Party Solution Providers
    • Step 5: Build the Blueprint for Solutions in Collaboration With IT, Business Units and Third-Party Partners
  • Start From Small Projects With Measurable Business Outcomes Before Launching Large Deployments

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