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    • Discovery Industry 4.0

      Lean production meets Industry 4.0

      When lean production meets Industry 4.0 in practice, the one does not necessarily complement the other. Surprised? As software experts in the field of Industry 4.0, we were rather surprised by this realization when we took part in a lean production training. Why? When it comes to introducing Ind...

      Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Lean production, Predictive maintenance, Production performance, Software

      • Discovery Industry 4.0

        Lean meets Industry 4.0: Value stream thinking as denominator

        In my previous post I showed why lean production and Industry 4.0 don’t necessarily complement each other in practice, and explained the prerequisites to making them a powerful combination. This is possible only if Production systems have been suitably designed (“first process mat...

        Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Lean production, Predictive maintenance, Production performance, Software

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          Bosch Connected World 2017 – Lessons From IoT Practitioners

          With Paul Miller In March 2017, Bosch hosted its annual internet-of-things (IoT) conference, Bosch Connected World (BCW), in Berlin. Since last year, the event has doubled in size, attracting 2,500 attendees from businesses and vendors. This jump reflects the growing interest in IoT. The number ...

          Tags: industry 4.0, Manufacturing, Software, Internet of Things, Big data, IoT, Lean production, Industrie 4.0