Industrial and Manufacturing companies have emerged as an epitome of resilience in the last year as they rapidly evolved themselves to ensure business continuity during tough times. Accelerated digital transformation efforts in the areas of worker safety, supply chain, warehousing, etc., have ensured that the sector continues to be at the forefront of technology innovation. Enterprises are on the cusp of building on these digital investments to implement and scale additional real-life use cases that generate value for the business.
Across the manufacturing value chain, technologies such as AR/VR, Cloud, Data, IoT, and Automation are driving newer use-cases to improve safety, efficiency, and user experiences. The evolution of new-tech has enabled building smarter and improved versions of key use cases such as digital twin, predictive maintenance, real-time asset tracking, etc. As enterprises shape up to step into the next stage of digital transformation, a strategic technology plan overlaid with clearly defined outcomes and key success criteria will be a key to building resilient and efficient Digital-first organizations.