Buying new equipment or expanding factory footprints are two ways of making manufacturers more productive, but there is a complimentary way of achieving that same goal: Data-Driven Manufacturing. By giving all the stakeholders in a manufacturing operation more detailed, accurate, real-time data about what’s happening during production, everybody from executives to machine operators becomes empowered to work efficiently, effectively and independently.
- Identify the four key groups of stakeholders
- Understand exactly what information each group requires
- Deliver the information in a way that is useful and usable to these stakeholders
- Manage stakeholder fear and uncertainty that comes with adopting new business practices