Quick Answer: Top 5 Smart Factory Risks to Avoid

Transforming your operations into a Smart Factory has clear benefits – but the transformation poses significant pitfalls. In this report, Gartner® looks at these hurdles including:

  • Failing to recognize the difference between site optimization and complete operating model transformation
  • Not considering the deep complexity associated with process change
  • Miscalculating the scope of the challenge in converging IT, IT and ET
  • Lacking adequate insight into and preparation for the challenges posed by evolving the workforce
  • Over-indexing on a particular solution rather than taking a holistic approach

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What You’ll Learn

  • Why the Smart Factory matters to manufacturers
  • How to confidently embark on your Smart Factory journey
  • Details on the top five pitfalls you face on that journey

Gartner, Quick Answer: Top 5 Smart Factory Risks to Avoid 6 March 2023, Simon Jacobson, Alexander Hoeppe
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