This IDC PeerScape describes how IT and OT management at leading organizations have together developed their IT/OT convergence architecture, technology, and data to support their Industry 4.0 and IoT business goals with the following best practices:
- Focus on rigorous OT data management.
- Define architectural design principles to optimize business outcomes.
- Architect the future, focusing on high-value use cases.
"These IT and OT executives and their organizations have succeeded in defining and building the connective tissue between IT and OT to deliver high-priority use cases and business outcomes," says Bob Multhaup, adjunct analyst with IDC's IT Executive Programs (IEP).