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IDC PlanScape: Digital Twins for Products, Assets, and Ecosystems

Published by IDC Product code 623568
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IDC PlanScape: Digital Twins for Products, Assets, and Ecosystems
Published: April 4, 2018 Content info: 14 Pages

This IDC study outlines the steps and requirements necessary to employ digital twins of your products, assets, facilities, and plants within your organization and externally across your partner network. Specifically, we will answer the following questions within this document:

  • Why are digital twins important?
  • What is a digital twin?
  • Who are the key stakeholders, and the expected benefits to each?
  • How can my organization take advantage of digital twins?

"As manufacturers continue to digitally transform and product, supply chain, and operation complexity reigns, manufacturers and plant owners are using "digital twins" to optimize product and asset quality, and improve the customer and consumer experience," said Jeff Hojlo, program director of Product Innovation.

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Product Code: US43134418

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Executive Summary

Why Are Digital Twins Important?

  • A DVR and Time Machine for Learning and Predicting
  • Achieving Business Outcomes Through IoT and the Visualization of Data and Analytics
  • Enabling IT/OT Connection for a Real-Time, Holistic View

What Is a Digital Twin?

  • Can Processes and People Have Digital Twins?

Who Are the Key Stakeholders?

How Can My Organization Take Advantage of Digital Twins?

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