Manufacturers and the cloud: Digital transformation beyond the shop floor

IDC: Manufacturing Insights

The transition to ‘cloud also’ or ‘cloud first’ is well under way for many manufacturers around the globe.

Traditional IT spend is on the decline, with companies forced to update their roadmaps or risk being left behind.

To explore how manufacturers can respond, a set of questions were posed by Microsoft’s manufacturing team to two IDC vice president analysts specialising in manufacturing.

View their answers on issues ranging from cloud integration, IoT, and guidance for manufacturers.