Industry 4.0 Readiness Factor Calculation and Process Planning: State-of-the-Art Review

Maja Trstenjak, Tihomir Opetuk
2020 Transactions of FAMENA  
Process planning is confronting changes in terms of Industry 4.0. If the strategy and the investment plan are not defined properly, changes might cause loss. This emphasizes the importance of the readiness factor calculation. The factor expresses the current stage of development and enables the definition of a plan of action with respect to a goal. This paper gives a state-of-the-art preview of existing readiness factor calculation methods both within scientific and commercial approaches.
more » ... on between the Industry 4.0, process planning and readiness factor calculation methods is examined and the scientific gap in the field is detected. This has enabled to create a framework of the new readiness factor calculation method, specialized for process planning in Industry 4.0.
doi:10.21278/tof.44301 fatcat:gyjfapgyk5bn5omdmrxmiq7f4m