Clear vision of the future

December 2007
Management Services;Winter2007, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p35
Academic Journal
The article discusses the importance of having a clear vision by business organizations to keep up with the changes brought about by digital design and manufacturing processes. Change is the norm in manufacturing environments in today's world. Pricing wars, customer segmentation and shrinking market windows are placing enormous pressures on manufacturers. To keep pace, most large development organisations have implemented digital design, simulation and manufacturing solutions. With more digital product and production data being created and captured, there must be a methodology for organising this information so the development of the virtual product and virtual factory can be concurrent and transparent across the product lifecycle.


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