What is The Digital Thread?
A powerful communication framework that allows a connected data flow and integrated view of an asset’s data throughout its lifecycle across traditionally siloed functional perspectives.
Adopting the Digital Thread in Complex Manufacturing
Better handling of data across traditionally siloed divisions (design, manufacturing, and ERP) allows the team to work toward the same goal with more efficiency.
Analyze your manufacturing enterprise’s specific situation and the problems you are experiencing.
Identify the risks presented by both the market and your current technology.
Identify a pilot project with the best potential for return on investment (ROI).
Establish your business-imperative milestones with key leadership throughout your manufacturing operation to stay organized and on schedule.
Nurture a new culture around the technology and vision throughout your organization in order to improve adoption.
Is Your Manufacturing Operation Ready for the Digital Thread?
The Digital Thread Has Measurable Business Benefits