Industry 4.0 refers to the fourth industrial revolution and is characterized by the real-time, intelligent, horizontal and vertical networking of people, machines and objects.
Analysis of the effects of Industrial 4.0 on quality management and the organization and competence
Ensuring traceability and customization of components with real-time information about errors , swift corrective action and continuous process adjustments
Interface supplier and manufacturer - use of RFID technology, real-time bi-directional data transfer, new organizational concepts / processes for highly networked production with decentralized control
In the factory of the manufacturer - communication of manufacturing machines with each other, data transfer, -Volume and analysis, use of new technologies (e.g. sensors for touch, smart glasses)
Interface manufacturer and customer/field - real-time information of vehicle data, social media analysis of customer reviews and feedback, integration of customers and partners in business and value-added processes
Optimization and validation of multi-dimensional value network into an integrated intermodal services