2. August 2017
Hermes, a german parcel delivers company, opened a blog with focus on supply chain, digitization and industry 4.0 as a whole and published an article about the recently launched industry 4.0 maturtiy index. In general the article, literally translated “Maturity Index – Six stages to the company 4.0”, describes the 6 stages Computerization, Connectivity, Visibility – What Happens?, Transparency – Why does it happen?, Predictability – What will happen?, Adaptability – How can autonomous react? necessary for the implementation of industry 4.0 within the company. It also describes the motivation for companies to secure market advantages and to maintain a long-term position.
You can find the german article here.