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Survey Analysis: Know the Benefits at Different Phases of Digitizing Manufacturing Operations

Published: 09 May 2019

ID: G00388879

Analyst(s): Simon Jacobson


Substantial benefits of digitizing the factory can happen fast if companies know how to do it correctly. Here we share survey results to help manufacturing operations leaders responsible for strategy and performance know what benefits to expect at different phases of their strategies.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Knowledge Gathering and Strategy Development Phase Reveals Benefits That Prove Viability and Build Credibility for Initiatives
    • Respondents Expect or Realize Easy-to-Qualify Benefits From Pilots
  • Implementations Expose Factory Optimization Opportunities and Continue to Improve Supply Chain Efficiencies
  • Respondents With a Fully Deployed Strategy Show the Benefits of Integrated Production and Supply Chain Processes
  • Methodology

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