The challenges facing UK manufacturers in order to create a solid data analytics framework were explored at an exclusive roundtable event hosted by The Manufacturer and BOARD International, as part of The Manufacturer Directors Forum. Thomas Chapell reports.
UK manufacturers are gearing up for the fourth industrial revolution by prioritising investment in staff and management skills over software and machinery, according to new research released today by EEF and Oracle.
The world of healthcare is changing, thanks to the many advancements in technology and the digital health innovations that are entering the field and transforming the way that medical professionals work and the care that patients receive.
Apparently there is such a thing as too many computers. That might not come as a surprise to those witnessing the the faltering social skills of millennials addicted to Facebook and Pokemon Go. However, leaving that to one side, in this instance what we're talking about is possibly even more concerning.
Small and medium-sized UK manufacturing businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to design new products for their customers, citing innovation as a key challenge for the industry as a whole. This is the key finding of this year’s SME Barometer Research commissioned by Exact.