You’re watching a top moment from the Industry Cloud Battleground Week with analyst Kenny Mullican highlighting the manufacturing industry. This five-day digital event, which premiered in November 2021, delivered insights to inspire, educate and engage business and technology leaders who are actively defining their industry-specific cloud strategy.
00:09 — Just a few years ago, manufacturing companies were not on-board with adopting cloud technologies. Additionally, cloud ERP was considered an even greater problem due to connectivity issues.
00:39 — Now, there’s a reliance on cloud-based systems with no redundant connectivity—if we lose that, we have to stop manufacturing.
00:53 — If the majority of the system is based in the cloud or at a central data center, what do organizations need to have at each level of the manufacturing process to continue operations?
01:43 — With the collection of an abundance of data points at a rapid pace, cloud technologies and manufacturing continue to further connect.