Putting digital at the heart of the machine

According to a recent UK government study, digitisation has the potential to boost UK manufacturing by up to £455bn over the next 10 years. And this is a global trend: initiatives such as Industry 4.0 and the advent of the Internet of Things promise a revolution in how industrial organisations embrace the opportunities inherent in the information age. But how do such firms take advantage? And what do they need to think about in order to prepare for the operational and cultural shifts required? Meet the Boss caught up with HPE’s Colin I’Anson to find out…