Industrie 4.0 will enable management of customer individual manufacturing, but also the usage of new technologies in the shop floor.

IoT will be used to link physical assets and real objects. However, the integration
of different technologies, especially in the supply chain, is challenging due to diversity in IT-solutions and ITgovernance. Within this presentation, current approaches for digital continuity in the supply chain and the vision of usage in operative production, are presented.

Alcibades Gonzalez-Noval
R&T leader of the “virtual factory” portfolio
Airbus Operations GmbH, Germany