Gartner Information Technology Research

Strengthen 4 Elements for Successful Management and Governance of Digital Twins

Published: 26 February 2020

ID: G00465149

Analyst(s): Roger Williams , Alfonso Velosa


Digital twins have great potential to enable digital business initiatives, but poor oversight will squander those opportunities. CIOs must strengthen organizational accountability, participation, predictability and transparency to ensure their digital twins fulfill their promise.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Validate Accountability for Digital Twin Outcomes
    • Accountability Example: Oil and Gas Company
  • Increase Predictability of Digital Twin Management Activities
    • Predictability Example: Pharmaceutical Supply Chain
  • Optimize Participation in Decisions Regarding Digital Twins
    • Participation Example: Manufacturing
  • Drive Transparency Into Digital Twin Performance and Conformance
    • Transparency Example: Healthcare

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