From both strategic and technological perspectives, the Industry 4.0 roadmap visualizes every further step on the route towards an entirely digital enterprise. In today’s business, Industry 4.0 is driven by digital transformation in vertical/horizontal value chains and product/service offerings of the companies.[Source] ARXUM’s production network is providing horizontal integration of production services and supply chain on an industrial scale.
Sarvari Peiman Alipour, Alp Ustundag, Emre Cevikcan, Ihsan Kaya, and Selcuk Cebi. “Technology Road map for Industry 4.0.” In Industry 4.0: Managing The Digital Transformation, pp. 95-103. Springer, Cham, 2018.