Jeff Winter is an Industry Executive for Manufacturing at Microsoft who helps manufacturers across the US digitally transform at scale. Plus, he’s seen a few things over the past 15 years through his involvement in the Industry 4.0 community and Smart Manufacturing-centric leadership within organizations like ISA (International Society of Automation).
In this episode, Jeff shares some fascinating data management and digital transformation statistics and trends. He explores how the present data generation and storage habits call for more defined data strategies going forward. We hear some IoT trends and common barriers to a successful digital transformation initiative.
In this episode, find out:
Why there’s a growing gap between data generated and storage capabilities (with statistics!)
The current trends around the different types of data
Why data roles are rising in demand
Interesting trends in IoT
Why most digital transformation initiatives fail
How company culture affects how organizations address new technology