How The Internet Of Things Helps Manufacturers Solve Problems Before They Happen
PSFK interviewed Bill Moffett, Global Industry Senior Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft, about the Future of Manufacturing
Gathering and analyzing feedback from vendors, consumers and members of a manufacturing organization is crucial to a successful supply chain. Connected devices and real-time data have allowed for proactive supply chains, which is to say it is now possible—and an important competitive advantage—to identify issues before they occur in the form of a customer complaint. On the manufacturing side, IoT-enabled devices can monitor manufacturing assets and alert the maintenance team that a part is wearing out before it actually breaks.