Agile Factory - An Example of an Industry 4.0 Manufacturing Process

  title={Agile Factory - An Example of an Industry 4.0 Manufacturing Process},
  author={Constantin Scheuermann and Stephan A. W. Verclas and Bernd Br{\"u}gge},
  journal={2015 IEEE 3rd International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems, Networks, and Applications},
Since the late 90s the idea of mass customization in industry is present. The main goal is to handle the consumer demand for customized products. Recent developments in research, engineering and technology enable industries to move from profitable linear assembly lines to profitable non-linear, dynamic assembly lines to satisfy such a demand. Industry 4.0, a German governmental initiative, encourages industries to use interconnected Cyber-Physical Systems (CPSs) to create context-sensitive and… CONTINUE READING

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