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New low-cost solutions help manufacturers go digital

Cost-effective, off-the-shelf technologies are helping manufacturing SMEs to transform into highly efficient, digitally enabled businesses. Elizabeth Tofaris explains more about the Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring project.

Examples of Shoestring solution development: QR inventory tracking system; Legacy panel digitalisation; Augmented status viewer. Image: Institute for Manufacturing

Small-scale manufacturing the smart way

Top 10 digital requirements as identified by manufacturers

Shoestring in action

Examples of Shoestring solution development

Bridging the digital gap

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