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Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for Manufacturing Industries: Empowered Edge

Published: 17 July 2019

ID: G00385267

Analyst(s): Michelle Duerst , Ivar Berntz


Empowered edge offers manufacturers significant opportunities to grow revenue, manage assets, improve product development and increase customer engagement. CIOs in manufacturing industries should leverage empowered edge technology to create new business models and elevate innovation.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Empowered Edge Is a Top 10 Trend
  • Where Empowered Edge Fits in the Top 10
  • Empowered Edge at Toyota
  • Empowered Edge’s Potential Impact for Personal Care
  • Actions
  • Appendix: The Other Top Strategic Technology Trends for Manufacturing Industries

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