All the new factions of Industry 4.0, “Might sound daunting, but that world is becoming simpler and more affordable all the time.” It’s a great time to take steps toward the future, so here are a few ways to start. Envision the future and consider the possibilities. Think about what the future could hold for your company and the software/equipment that could get you there, and prioritize things customers are looking for, such as traceability and overall equipment effectiveness. Then, enlist your suppliers and get moving. MachineMetrics can give you valuable data about your production floor, helping your business reach the next level.
Whether you’ve embraced digital manufacturing or are wondering where to start, there are things you can do right now to move closer to the future. Manufacturing execution systems (MESs), Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) gateways, Industry 4.0, factory information systems (FISs) and manufacturing analytics might sound daunting, but that world is becoming simpler and more affordable all the time. Read More