Industry 4.0 is here. Are we ready?
In November of 2016, Automation Alley conducted a nationwide survey of senior technology and manufacturing executives to determine their knowledge of Industry 4.0, or the fourth industrial revolution, and whether they are ready for the digitization of manufacturing. Industry 4.0 represents the convergence of the digital and physical technologies transforming the manufacturing industry today.
Our report highlights where communication gaps exist between technology and manufacturing executives, the lack of company resources dedicated to technological advancements and how Southeast Michigan is ahead of the curve when it comes to the development and adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies.