Companies are going beyond standard practices in Continuous Improvement (CI) as they seek step change improvement. Among them, programs go by a range of names: Digital or Industrial Transformation, Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing, and many others.
Whatever your company calls it, questions remain. What are the “big” things industrial companies are trying to accomplish? How are they going about it (strategically and tactically)? What are the key indicators of digital readiness? And what, if anything, is delivering significant improvement?