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DEFINITION: Planned obsolescence, also called built-in obsolescence, is the conception, design and production of a product, such as hardware or software , with the intent that it should be useful, functional or popular for a limited length of time. The term was coined in the 1950s by Brooks Stevens who suggested that new and improved products are in constant demand by consumers and that corporations can best respond  … 
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Manufacturing Industry White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Connected Manufacturing: Powering Efficiencies, Innovation and Growth
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: The manufacturing industry is being revolution by new technologies changing the way organizations do business. Download this white paper now to uncover 7 key factors reshaping manufacturing today and learn how your business can keep up with the pace of change.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 19 Apr 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

What Manufacturers are Finding with Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores potential benefits for your manufacturing organization with Office 365. Access now and explore ways to improve many key business functions.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Microsoft

How Manufacturing Organizations Benefit from Cloud-Based Business Applications
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic to uncover the range of benefits manufacturers experienced with cloud-based business applications, from quality control to collaboration.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Microsoft

The Case for an Industrial Big Data Platform: Laying the Groundwork for the New Industrial Age
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Discover how new big data analytics programs are changing the industrial ERP landscape. Learn how real-time analytics can help your organization reach new levels of productivity and profitability.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

GE Digital

Unlocking Business Value Through Industrial Data Management
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: The industrial network of connected machines with data analytics is creating a new frontier of competitiveness for information-centric modern organizations. Discover how your organization can harness this data analytics revolution to unlock business value.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

GE Digital

The Value of Interconnectedness: Toward a new kind of industrial company
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper now to learn how you can embrace industrial interconnectedness like the Internet of Things and other popular technologies. Discover how your manufacturing organization can create value from these new tech trends.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

GE Digital

Shift your Engineering from Sales to Innovation
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This report discusses how product-focused, configure-price-quote (CPQ) software can ease the burden on engineering and help departments be more innovative. Uncover ways effective ERP tools can help give engineers more time to devote to product innovation, helping to strengthen the manufacturing business.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Infor

Predix: The Industrial Internet Platform
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Is your organization ready for a new era of the industrial internet platform? In this white paper discover the answer to that question and more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

GE Digital

The Factory of the Future: Where Information Technology and Operational Technology Converge
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details five IT forces driving the modernization of manufacturing. From cloud computing to the Internet of Things, uncover ways you can harness several IT capabilities to fully benefit from the tools set to transform manufacturing.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 26 Feb 2016

Infor

Are You Customer-Centric? Why Manufacturers Are Adding Services
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Make sure your company is positioned to meet the customer expectations and demands that will result from offering new services. Read on and learn ways to capture the data needed to truly understand what services add value for customers.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 26 Feb 2016

Infor

Strategies to Help Move Beyond Lean and Build a Competitive Advantage
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: To increase the competitive advantage from your lean manufacturing program, consider inserting two strategies that are readily available but that haven't been widely adopted. Access this white paper to uncover details on these two strategies.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Infor

Big Data Analytics in Manufacturing: Predict Events, Foresee Risk, and Enhance Customer Experience
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains what manufacturers can do with today's abundance of available data. Access now to uncover ways big data can foster growth opportunities for manufacturers.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Infor

10 Things Global Chemical Manufacturers Need to Know About Managing Costs
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource outlines ways you can improve your operational efficiency and relieve the strain of fluctuating costs and regulations. Uncover 10 answers to pertinent questions about how to handle modern challenges in a volatile world.
Posted: 24 Feb 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

Infor

The 3 Things Missing From Your ERP System
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: A recent study identified 3 types of modules most likely to be missing from ERP systems: project capabilities, preventative maintenance and document management. Access this white paper to discover why all 3 are invaluable to your organization.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

IFS

Cyber Security Intelligence Index for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This security intelligence report examines the types of threats that retailers face and gives advice for staying safe. Access it now to learn how you can protect your retail organization from advanced attacks.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

IBM

Warranty and Quality Analytics: Improving Profitability
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the emerging trends in warranty and quality management. Access now to discover the benefits of warranty and quality analytics.
Posted: 14 Oct 2015 | Published: 08 Jul 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

Advanced Root Cause Analysis for Product Quality Improvement using Machine Learning
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Machine learning technology employs algorithms that learn from the data presented to them, automatically constructing the best possible model for each dataset. Learn how one specific algorithm enables root cause analysis in manufacturing.
Posted: 12 Oct 2015 | Published: 07 Jul 2015

TIBCO Software Inc.

Supply Chain Analytics 101
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights strategies for optimizing supply chain operations by combining and visualizing all data sources. Access now to learn how this allows you to identify key trends earlier so you can make better decisions.
Posted: 01 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

Analytics for Product Quality and Reliability Control
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the struggles of many manufacturers as they strive to detect and respond to quality issues more rapidly using analytics. Read on for answers to pertinent questions across several industries.
Posted: 31 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

TIBCO Software Inc.

Bridging the Gap: 3 Keys to Competitiveness and Sustainable Profits
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover manufacturing success with these core strategies: innovation, talent, and process improvement. Learn how this simple three-step solution integrates information and insights to manage each one for greater profitability,
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Information Builders

Why Enterprise Resource Planning Software is Your Best Business Intelligence Tool
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: How can you harness big data correctly to yield valuable information and give your organization a competitive edge? In this valuable white paper, learn why ERP software is your best business intelligence tool for harvesting and analyzing big data.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IFS

The Internet of Things Supply Chain: Data-driven, Agile, Real-time
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the new technology driving the IoT. Read on to find out how you can provide immediate substantial benefits and create a strong foundation for your business in an environment where all parties, goods, assets, and sensors connect and communicate through the internet of things.
Posted: 17 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

Engineering Lifecycle Management: 5 Key Areas for Accelerating Innovation in the Automotive Industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the challenges auto manufacturers face in creating more complex products made up of interconnected systems and how a comprehensive systems engineering approach can help overcome these difficulties.
Posted: 05 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

IBM

Five Challenges for Managers of Mid-Sized Manufacturing Companies
sponsored by SYSPRO
WHITE PAPER: This resource counts down five challenges that today's midsized manufacturers face, and lays out possible actions you can take to resolve these difficulties and find success.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

SYSPRO

ERP and the cloud: The perfect combination
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the growing popularity of SaaS and why forward-thinking organizations are moving core enterprise resource planning (ERP) to the cloud.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Oracle Corporation
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MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY DEFINITION (continued): …  by manufacturing items that don't last very long.In the computer industry, planned obsolescence occurs in a synergistic manner between the hardware and software sectors. New application s and operating system s (OSs) demand more memory , hard disk space, storage capacity and throughput . This demand leads to the development of improved memory technology, increasingly capacious hard drives and storage media and faster microprocessor s. These developments, in turn, are followed by still more sophisticated applications and OSs, driving the cycle to continue. All of this is fueled by the geek 's love … 
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