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The Process Digital Twin: A step toward operational excellence 

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The Process Digital Twin, a new class of Digital Twin, helps us to innovate on process improvements for the entire manufacturing operation. Read more

How digital twin technology can help manufacturers transform 

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Microsoft is re-defining the Digital Twin, bringing the power of immersive, mixed-reality capabilities to deepen and accelerate interactivity across networks. Read more

Unlock trapped business value with a transformative asset management strategy 

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Learn how to use an asset management strategy to accelerate productivity, innovate products/services, engage your customers, and expand into new business models. Read more

How connected operations is transforming the future of factories 

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Connected operations are creating new opportunities for digital manufacturers to transform their offerings. Read more

Building the Industrial IoT ecosystem that is right for your business 

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Learn the key factors to building an open IIoT ecosystem that can put you solidly on the path to digital. Read more

Capitalizing on the promise of IIoT: achieving digital through operational excellence 

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How enterprises can take a new approach to more freely innovate on processes and discover new sources of revenue without boundaries. Read more

Extracting value from industrial IoT using a higher level of thinking 

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I have discussed before that in order to talk about the value of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in manufacturing, we need to have a holistic view that includes the Industrial Internet of Things, the Internet of People and the Internet of Services (IIoT/P/S). I was recently asked by a client about the role Read more

Extracting value from Industrial IoT using a higher level of thinking 

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IIoT/P/S needs to be treated as the next level of thinking, which is quickly becoming the new normal for those committed to finding competitive advantage. Read more

New Business Models for the Internet of Things, People, and Services 

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Two key questions continue to arise: how significant does this transformation need to be, and what is Microsoft’s role in the IoT/P/S world? Read more

Connected marketing, sales and services: the Internet of things, people and services 

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Last month, we talked about the transformation of the industrial technology platform and discussed that by connecting smart products and using big data, customer analytics, and social technologies, manufacturers are gaining a deeper understanding about how customers are using their products. Read more

Reengineering the tech platform for the new era of manufacturing 

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In my previous blog post, I talked about the three areas of change that industrial manufacturers need to understand in order to take advantage of the opportunities of a connected world to create unprecedented business value: the technology aspect, the morphing of business practices, and the interconnecting of things, people and services. Today, I’d like Read more

Reengineering the Tech Platform for the New Era of Manufacturing 

3 min read

In my previous blog post, I talked about the three areas of change that industrial manufacturers need to understand in order to take advantage of the opportunities of a connected world to create unprecedented business value: the technology aspect, the morphing of business practices, and the interconnecting of things, people and services. Today, I’d like Read more