4 pathways to digital transformation in manufacturing


The complete promise of sensible manufacturing has but to be realized, and plenty of tasks stay caught in low gear. Listed below are 4 methods to get digitalization again on monitor.

by Christian Reichenbach, HPE Digital Advisor, and Matthias Roese, HPE International Account Director for Siemens

HPE-Pointnext-Services-Manufacturing-Technology-Services.pngThe idea of digitally enhanced, sensible manufacturing has been round for a decade or extra, and in that point we’ve seen some really spectacular advances. On the identical time, it’s truthful to say that many digital transformation tasks within the sector have stalled out; they continue to be caught in proof-of-concept and pilot phases.

Why is that this occurring? We have a look at a number of the roadblocks on this CIO.com article: From automated to autonomous – Manufacturing trade digital transformation. However the larger query that we look at is: How can producers get their digital tasks again on monitor? We describe the next pathways to success based mostly on the 4 “journeys” that comprise HPE’s framework for digital technique, the HPE Digital Journey Map:

1. Remodel the worker expertise. Digitalization can enhance human-machine collaboration and free staff from repetitive duties. For instance, video analytics options leverage AI to assist employees in performing high quality assurance duties. They will additionally assist to guard staff by detecting entry to hazard areas with out applicable security tools.

2. Acquire perception and management. Sensors can seize and analyze knowledge from manufacturing processes to reinforce effectivity and higher align product growth with prospects’ wants.

3. Improve knowledge trade to speed up growth. Shut collaboration between engineers, IT specialists and product managers is crucial for bettering time-to-market. An information-centric structure can be certain that knowledge flows freely between these professionals, in addition to amongst suppliers, companions and prospects.

4. Transfer to a contemporary hybrid cloud infrastructure. Contemplate leveraging public cloud in addition to on-premises cloud providers for apps and knowledge in your knowledge middle and colocations and on the edge. (You possibly can learn how HPE helped Danfoss construct a hybrid IT infrastructure for its ERP and R&D wants. Danfoss is a worldwide engineering firm based mostly in Denmark.)

Learn the CIO article to learn the way HPE Digital Advisors and the HPE Digital Journey Map may also help you orchestrate your digital transformation and notice the promise of the subsequent industrial age. Watch this video to study extra concerning the HPE Digital Journey Map: HPE Digital Manufacturing Transformation Tour.

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Christian Reichenbach.pngChristian Reichenbach is an HPE Digital Advisor for exploratory, digital enterprise transformations. He advises prospects worldwide on the right way to set up linked financial system enterprise fashions; designs and builds minimal viable merchandise; and drives working mannequin modifications towards a extra modern, environment friendly, and productive means of doing enterprise. In an edge-centric, data-driven and cloud-enabled world, he’s an evangelist for the function that digital performs in advancing the way in which we dwell and work by engineering modern experiences. As an fanatic for digitalization, Christian bridges the hole between expertise, consumer experiences, and enterprise advantages. He additionally talks with senior executives and runs ideation classes to unveil new alternatives for digital enterprise fashions.

Matthias Roese.JPGMatthias Roese is HPE’s International Account Director for Siemens. On the time of writing, he was an Business Accomplice for Manufacturing in HPE’s Enterprise Options Group, working with C-Suites to allow IT/OT convergence. He’s seasoned in creating options for purchasers in manufacturing, utilities and telco.



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