Industry 4.0 or Smart Manufacturing is the name given to the transformational change that is connecting people, data and machines in new ways, and revolutionizing the practices and outcomes in manufacturing companies and their supply chains. At the core of Smart Manufacturing, the same transformation can be seen in Quality Management. We define Quality Management in the era of Smart Manufacturing as Quality Intelligence.
These transitions will not happen overnight and this will not happen in a linear way, but we know that integration and automation play a key role. This whitepaper presents a springboard to change and asks organizations to self-assess to what extent they are ready for Quality Intelligence and to leverage tomorrow’s possibilities.
- Introduces you to Quality Management in the era of Smart Manufacturing
- Identifies the key drivers of Quality Intelligence
- Defines the Quality Intelligence Maturity Model, an essential tool that allows you to self-evaluate the effectiveness of your Quality Management based on 4 maturity levels