- March 17, 2022
- White Paper
Building a Data-Driven Culture for Smart Manufacturing
Enabling predictive maintenance starts with finding, connecting and analyzing the right data.
by Jack Smith
Manufacturing industry professionals must corral and understand massive amounts of data from many systems to drive operational efficiencies, higher levels of service, supply chain resiliency, and ultimately a complete view of the business. Having the ability to explore the impact of and interplay among changes in production efficiency, product quality, customer demand and service excellence isn't possible without visibility into data and meaninful data analytics. The "big data" approach to manufacturing operations and supply chain optimization can deliver big results and is at the heart of the digital transformation initiatives of many industrial companies.
This report examines the importance of data to the digital transformation of manufacturing and the ways the right tools and a data-driven culture can enable predictive maintenance.