Technology and the lean enterprise: Building an infrastructure that drives the highest value to the customer
This white paper discusses just how technology connects to the success of lean initiatives that drive value.Across the industrial machinery and components industry, successful lean initiatives are increasing as manufacturers recognize the key enabler of continuous improvement and eliminating waste — technology. This SAP white paper presents six brief case studies of manufacturing companies that have done just that. They have each built an underlying technology infrastructure to support a foundation for increasing their value to their customers.
This white paper discusses just how technology connects to the success of lean initiatives that drive value. It defines the lean enterprise and how lean programs impact operations, profitability and IT.