Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring - Low cost digital solutions for SMEs


Type
Report
Change log
Authors
De Silva, Lavindra 
Parlikad, Ajith 
Perez Hernandez, Marco 
Abstract

This paper introduces the Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring programme as a whole and demonstrates the way in which it addresses the need for low cost digital solutions for SME Manufacturers. It discusses challenges associated with integrating low cost technologies into industrial solutions and the style of IT architectures best suited for integrating these solutions into industrial environments.

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Keywords
Industry 4.0, Manufacturing, SMEs, Digitalisation, Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring
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Sponsorship
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EP/R032777/1)
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council [grant number EPSRC: EP/R032777/1]