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Manufacturers are now facing unprecedented challenges of complexity and growth while connected technology, often known as Industry 4.0 or Industrial IoT, brings the possibility of building the ‘Digital Factory’: an industrial facility where all products, personnel, raw materials, machines and processes are connected. In this digital era, where managers are expected to use real-time data to continually optimize production operations and achieve higher levels of efficiency, factory executives are exposed to extraordinary levels of complexity and competitive pressures. This unique industry survey, completed by 400 C-level executives, reveals how the manufacturing industry responds to these pressures, looking at the digital initiatives and business plans faced across a variety of verticals: from aerospace to automotive and from furniture to chemicals. DOWNLOAD