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Unlocking opportunities from industrial electrification

– Electrification brings major value creation opportunities for industrial companies across the value chain—from integrators to raw-material suppliers—but also requires timely actions and investments.

Smart fluid hydraulics: Preparing for the imminent revolution in the fluid systems industry

– Smart pumps may help companies in process industries achieve two of their main goals: optimizing energy efficiency and reducing... emissions.

Unlocking the growth opportunity in battery manufacturing equipment

– Surging demand for battery cells gives rise to an opportunity for European machinery and equipment manufacturers to supply emerging... gigafactories.

Converge IT and OT to turbocharge business operations’ scaling power

– The IT/OT stack can be a major stumbling block in digital transformation. Or, with the right changes, it can be the key to unlocking... digital at scale.

Transforming advanced manufacturing through Industry 4.0

– Manufacturers in industries such as automotive and electronics, nearing the tipping point of digital adoption, are achieving even... faster and more sustainable change through Industry 4.0.

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McKinsey on Semiconductors

This issue of McKinsey on Semiconductors explores the repercussions of the continuing chip shortage and looks ahead to a post-pandemic future in which semiconductor companies will encounter even greater challenges and opportunities.

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Building decarbonization: How electric heat pumps could help reduce emissions today and going forward

– The electrification of heating systems could play a significant role in the transition to net zero—and heat pumps are emerging... as a solution.

Cracking the complexity code in embedded systems development

– How to manage—and eventually master—complexity in embedded systems development.

Quantum computing just might save the planet

– Exponentially more powerful machines could make possible major reductions in emissions, putting the goal of limiting global warming... within reach.

Prepare now for the future of industrial services

– A 600-executive survey reveals how services organizations can adapt to a remote-first world by revamping their operating models... and carefully tailoring commercial models to match.

Digital twins: The art of the possible in product development and beyond

– Digital representations of physical products are coming to life. Here’s how to make them work for you.

Delivering the climate technologies needed for net zero

– Developing and deploying climate technologies is critical for the world’s net-zero agenda. Growth could await businesses willing... to innovate quickly and to collaborate across value chains.

Strategies to lead in the semiconductor world

– Semiconductor companies can take different paths to capture new opportunities as demand continues to outstrip supply.

Viewing change as opportunity: An interview with Western Digital’s David Goeckeler

– David Goeckeler took the reins at Western Digital days before COVID-19 was declared a pandemic—and helped the company rekindle... its innovation road map in the face of massive change.

How industrial and aerospace and defense OEMs can win the obsolescence challenge

– Complex equipment can last for decades, but internal components such as semiconductors have much shorter life cycles. Navigating... that disparity requires a systematic approach.

Capturing the true value of Industry 4.0

– With digital transformations notoriously difficult to scale up across factory networks, manufacturers may need to slow down to... get ahead in the race to implement Industry 4.0.

Smart operators: How leading companies use machine intelligence

– Despite the recent and significant advances in machine intelligence, the full scale of the opportunity is just beginning to unfold.... New research reveals why some companies are doing better than others.
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