Smart manufacturing, manufacturing intelligence and demand-dynamic performance

Jim Davis, Thomas Edgar, James Porter, John Bernaden, Michael Sarli
2012 Computers and Chemical Engineering  
Smart Manufacturing is the dramatically intensified and pervasive application of networked information-based technologies throughout the manufacturing and supply chain enterprise. It responds and leads to a dramatic and fundamental business transformation to demand-dynamic economics keyed on customers, partners and the public; enterprise performance; demand-driven supply chain services; and broad-based workforce involvement. ITenabled Smart factories and supply networks can better respond to
more » ... ional interests and strategic imperatives and can revitalize the industrial sector by facilitating global competitiveness and exports, providing sustainable jobs, radically improving performance, and facilitating manufacturing innovation.
doi:10.1016/j.compchemeng.2012.06.037 fatcat:isfjuhrpjjc2hodeccn5mcxhnq