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As businesses look for a competitive advantage that can help fuel growth, they will continue to pursue operational excellence and better business execution best practices. Here, we bring you the latest insights on these topics along with real-world examples of how businesses like yours use software like ours to more quickly realize their strategic vision.
Preparing Manufacturing Operations for Industry 4.0
In the manufacturing industry, time is of the essence in figuring out more effective ways to use Industry 4.0 technology to solve business problems and discover opportunities faster than the competition. For many businesses, prioritizing what types of technology initiatives will make the biggest differences and add value to operations is a guessing game. To…Read More
Ventana Self-Assessment Helps Rate Your Company’s Operational Effectiveness
One factor in gaining a greater competitive advantage is the ability to create and sustain operational effectiveness across the organization. Analyst firm, Ventana Research, in collaboration with Dploy Solutions, have created a tool to rate your operational effectiveness and based on your results will provide instant recommendations on how to: Better align strategy with your…Read More
New Digital Technology, Old Processes: Why Tech Initiatives Often Fall Flat
Does $12,000 seem like a reasonable price for a bicycle? If you’re not a cyclist, it probably sounds ridiculous. But if you are, then you know that’s roughly the price of a top-end ride today. But is it worth it? With bicycles, as with any expensive digital technology purchase for manufacturing operations, such as IoT,…Read More
Cloud-Based Data Analytics: Power Your People & Operations
No matter what systems and processes your business operations uses to gather data and make decisions, it’s worth regularly asking if there is a better approach. If your operations still relies heavily on spreadsheets and has yet to undertake a serious data integration initiative, the answer is definitively “yes.” A recent Aberdeen Group survey called…Read More
Is IoT, Robotics or Machine Learning a Smart Investment? What Your KPIs Can Tell You.
Depending on where your organization is in its technology journey, a trending digital technology investment, such as machine learning (ML), Internet of things (IoT), robotics or even artificial intelligence (AI) solutions, may be in the cards. Either way, now is a perfect time to ask a critical question: How good is your company at definitively…Read More
Case Study: Continuous Improvement Tool Drives Revenue Boost for Global Professional Services Firm
Continuous improvement is essential for any company. But even for already disciplined companies, driving performance gains year after year can still be difficult. Find out how a global management consulting firm realized the value of data integration to power their KPI management, strategy deployment and project management initiatives all in one software. Read this case…Read More
Your Phased Approach Toward Digital Transformation
Jumping into digital transformation trends is an expensive undertaking. And data suggest that early adopters don’t always get the returns they planned. Of course, emerging technologies can and should play a role in accelerating growth. By taking a strategic, step-by-step approach, you can gain real value for your organization, especially when you take advantage of…Read More
Digital Transformation or Disaster? (it’s often a fine line)
Since entering the age of self-driving cars, digital assistants, and tightly interconnected devices and machines, we’ve all come to expect a lot of benefits from the cutting-edge solutions and technologies flooding the marketplace. Remember the initial promise of smart phones? They are supposed to increase our productivity and enable us to work more flexibly and…Read More