This IDC Perspective highlights important announcements, strategies, and customer conversations that occurred during the PowerPlex 2019 conference. The IDC Manufacturing Insights team attended the PowerPlex 2019 conference.
"The manufacturing industry is evolving; enterprise systems must evolve as well. The incorporation of 3rd Platform technology and innovation accelerators like cloud, mobility, IoT, AI, and machine learning will transform how manufacturers do business. The announcements made at PowerPlex 2019 line up with the technology investments that the industry as a whole is making. The Plex Industrial IoT offering, in particular, has the opportunity to extend the value Plex is providing to its manufacturing customer base," said Reid Paquin, research director, IT Priorities and Strategies, IDC Manufacturing Insights.