Following on from my previous post highlighting the differences between Industry 4.0 and IIoT, I came across this article in IIoT World where they reinforce that point.
“Don’t be fooled into thinking that IIoT alone is enough to meet Industry 4.0 goals. To realize the all the potential benefits, companies must also apply continuous improvement across business processes, the appropriate technology and a well-trained and committed workforce. “IIoT World
The simple definition we proposed in our previous article highlighted the need for an enterprise strategy linked to supporting approaches such as lean, operational intelligence and empowered workers.
Click this link to see the full article and download their eBook on reinventing lean with digital technology “Don’t be fooled into thinking that IIoT alone is enough to meet Industry 4.0 goals”.
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