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Evolve Your Manufacturing Intelligence Strategy to Keep Pace With New Analytics Requirements

Published: 18 July 2018

ID: G00351971

Analyst(s): Simon Jacobson

Summary

Achieving success with the new analytics requirements for manufacturing operations is driving supply chain leaders responsible for manufacturing operations strategy and performance to revisit how production data is accessed, portrayed, and shared in and across factories.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • New Technology Investments Are Needed to Aggregate, Analyze and Visualize Production Data for Timely and Accurate Decision Making
  • A Shortage of Harmonized and Context-Based Data Models Inhibits Progressing Beyond Descriptive and Diagnostic Analytics
  • Exploiting the Full Benefits of Real-Time Production Data Requires Propagating That Data to a Wider Set of Stakeholders

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