Top 20 Manufacturing Technology Solution Companies - 2019
Industry 4.0 is taking the manufacturing industry by a storm, providing manufacturers with the opportunity to utilize advanced manufacturing capabilities and IT in their product lifecycle. For manufacturers to stay ahead of their peers in the industry and have a steady hold in the market, they need to embrace the latest technological advancements and state-of-the-art products offered by the best manufacturing solution providers. By doing so, manufacturers can reap a host of benefits such as increased visibility into operations, substantial cost savings, increasing speeds in production times and the means to provide quality customer support. Spanning Industry 4.0, manufacturing technology solution providers are leveraging a combination of leading-edge technologies like big data, predictive maintenance, AR, VR and IoT, and digitalized equipment to roll out products for hassle free production of goods and reducing the time to market.
On the other hand, manufacturers are trying to increase their efficiency and productivity significantly by connecting their equipment across the factory floor through the internet to control and track the various processes. They are increasingly implementing cloud computing software in manufacturing plants that spread across various geographical locations to share information amongst the facilities for better quality control, faster production and lowering the production costs. Decision makers are also willing to invest in visibility technology to spur growth. Implementation of real-time location systems (RTLS) and RFID will come into play, providing much-needed transparency across their operations.
Keeping in mind the constantly changing manufacturing technologies and the industry as a whole, CIOReview has compiled a list of the 20 Most Promising Manufacturing Technology Solution Providers 2019 to guide organizations associated with the manufacturing sector in anchoring the advantages of technology and tackle the various that they face in the production process.
Also featured in this edition of CIOReview are some insights shared by the CIOs and other chief officers from a few prominent organizations in the manufacturing industry. Paul Susalla, Director of Corporate Manufacturing Technology Advancement at Parker Hannifin Corporation offers his perspective on how organizations in the manufacturing industry are enamored by the latest tools and technologies in the space. Although the utilization of equipment and optimization of operations primarily relies on industrial processes or effectiveness of manual labor, automation prevails as one of the proven methodologies to obtain better output. An insider from Lockheed Martin also shares their views on how automated robotic systems are making their way into factory floors.
Displaying great technological prowess and with several success stories to their credit, these manufacturing technology solution providers are consistently proving their worth in the field of manufacturing. We are glad to feature companies like Emerson Electric, Mega Fluid Systems and Tutelar Technologies who have been that deliver better flexibility and efficiency to clients in their daily operations.
We hope this issue of CIOReview helps you in choosing the right partner that your firm needs to promote a technology driven manufacturing environment.
We present to you CIOReview’s, “20 Most Promising Manufacturing Technology Solution Providers 2019.”