Industry 4.0 – The Journey to the Future of Productivity

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  1. SAP and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

    “I learn best by doing.” I made this claim to our Chief Research Officer, Riz Ahmed, on my first day as the new Vice President of Research at SAPinsider last week. Ten days later, I find myself writing my first blog post after already having written a full benchmark report. Keep an eye out for…
  2. SAP Industry 4.Now: SAP’s Strategy to Accelerate Industry 4.0/ IIoT Adoption and Achieve Outcomes

    Understand SAP’s Industry 4.0 strategy and its four priorities – intelligent products, factory, assets, and empowered people – for discrete and process industries. In this session, you will meet SAP’s Industry 4.Now Innovation Hubs that are tasked with helping customers implement and navigate their Industry 4.0 journey right now. This content is for SAPinsider Premium…
  3. What SAP Customers Can Expect with Industrial IoT and Artificial Intelligence

    SAPinsider recently interviewed leadership at Accenture Digital to obtain a greater understanding of Accenture’s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) platform strategy with Connected Platforms as a Service (CPaaS) and the Applied Intelligence Platform (AIP) and gained some insight into what it might mean for SAP customers. What IIoT Capabilities Does Accenture…
  4. Industry 4.0 – The Journey to the Future of Productivity

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    Manufacturing companies are often overwhelmed by the breadth of Industry 4.0 technologies and are not quite sure where to begin their digital transformations. Learn how to assess product bottlenecks and inefficiencies and how to build incrementally on end-to-end processes such as design to operate. Because unique customer demands heavily affect product design and manufacturing, manufacturers…
  5. How to Prepare for IT/OT Integration

    Pierce Owen, VP of Research, SAPinsider SAPinsider surveyed SAP customers on integrating SAP systems and information technology (IT) with operational technology (OT) on the factory and our research and conversations with leaders revealed many lessons when it comes to preparing for an integration project. Here, I share some of the key insights we learned through…
  6. Event-Driven Messaging Empowering Real-Time Factory Analytics Beyond the Plant

    SAPinsider has started to produce a research report titled, “Integrating SAP Systems with the Factory Floor,” which will show that leaders – SAP customers with integrated IT and operational technology (OT) systems – improve operations through increased visibility into the factory floor. The report presents findings that demonstrate that leaders focus on extracting data from…
  7. Simplifying the Digital Core Allows Businesses to Move Fast

    Many companies operating under worn-out ways of legacy thinking still envision implementing incremental additions or changes to their IT core — assuming they can take systems and processes as they are and put them on SAP S/4HANA to solve all their problems. Although businesses are encouraged to “move fast” to successfully meet the demands of…
  8. How Mobile Automation and Digital Resilience Will Drive Growth: 4 Trends to Consider in 2023

    Supply chain issues and surging customer demand are just a few of the many challenges companies face. While some of the external factors affecting organizations are outside of their control, organizations can take proactive steps to increase agility. This article discusses the four key trends organizations should consider for creating resilient, growth-focused organizations.
  9. Supply Chain Sustainability

    Sustainability often requires significant investments in technology, infrastructure, and people, which can be challenging for many organizations. However, despite such challenges, it is crucial for organizations to prioritize sustainability in their overall business strategy to ensure long-term success and resilience in the face of environmental and social challenges. Companies must take a holistic approach to…