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Market Insight: How to Accelerate Digital Twin Product Strategy in Manufacturing

Published: 27 March 2019

ID: G00378194

Analyst(s): Peter Liu


The promise of increases in operational efficiencies has caused digital twins to gain significant traction within the manufacturing industry. Technology product managers need to align their solutions’ development efforts to the key business values that are driving digital twin adoption.

Table Of Contents


  • The Emergence of Digital Twins in Manufacturing Operational Excellence Beyond Asset/Product Twins

Background and Context

The Impact

  • Align Solution Development Efforts to Primary Digital Twin Components
    • Data Generation and Management
    • Simulation and Analysis
    • Insight and Prescription
    • Execution
  • Liaise With a Team of Domain Experts to Understand the Transformative Impact
  • Build a Strong Ecosystem of Specialist Partners in Manufacturing to Aid in Overall Solution Development and Go-to-Market Efforts


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