A flood of information is generated during the design, manufacture, and use of a product to satisfy customer needs and meet environmental requirements. And a careful balance among quality, cost, performance, and time-to-market factors has always been a competitive necessity.
FACILITATING DATA INTEGRATION IS A KEY SUCCESS FACTOR. Equipment stations within factories, complex manufacturing enterprises, and networks of suppliers, partners, and customers across the globe can be effectively integrated with smart technology choices that enable:
MANUFACTURERS ARE AT THE CENTER OF ECOMMERCE SHIFTS. Accurate and meaningful product information starts now in the factory, not at the distributor or retailer. And omnichannel trends are are making direct-to-consumer sales a viable new channel.
EDGE HELPS YOUR BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY TO KEEP PACE. With recent advances in infrastructure options, it’s a perfect time to step back and rethink how your storage, compute, networking, and analytical system choices are improving your business results.
“You need to turn over every rock and open every door to learn your industry. This process never ends.” – Mark Cuban
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