PERSPECTIVES

How Digital Twins Can Incubate Strategic Insights

2019-07-10


Simulating operations of assets, processes and systems by building virtual replicas — based on raw data streams and applied intelligence — confers benefits to operations, field services, design and development, and other areas of the enterprise. Here’s what you need to get started.

Digital twins offer organizations the ability to understand, predict and optimize technology, on multiple levels — a part, a process or even an entire industrial plant. Challenges include organizational readiness, blending disparate data sources and applying communication standards. The paybacks in business value are potentially huge, such as lowering downtime, defects and equipment failure while boosting productivity, utilization rates and revenue growth.

Read our e-book to learn about how digital twins work — their benefits in multiple areas of the enterprise, how to get started, and pitfalls and solutions.

For more information about creating and using digital twins, visit our connected products page.