The session concludes with explicit examples of successful justifications. The audience will be armed to understand and address the competition (internal and external) for scarce resources that exists in today’s manufacturers.
End user, vendor and integrator need to work together to build the flexible Smart Manufacturing manufacturing plant to enable the developing “pull” economy. Together, we need to justify the MOM solution to the business leaders as the technology for fast market response and even market creation. Together, quantify the inefficiencies, risks, rewards, migration path, alternative/compromises, competition (internal/external), decision makers, business drivers, and approval process, than it gets simple.