Industry 4.0: Managing The Digital Transformation

  • Alp Ustundag
  • Emre Cevikcan

Part of the Springer Series in Advanced Manufacturing book series (SSAM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Understanding Industry 4.0

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ceren Salkin, Mahir Oner, Alp Ustundag, Emre Cevikcan
      Pages 3-23
    3. Sezi Cevik Onar, Alp Ustundag
      Pages 25-41
    4. Sule Satoglu, Alp Ustundag, Emre Cevikcan, Mehmet Bulent Durmusoglu
      Pages 43-59
    5. Kartal Yagiz Akdil, Alp Ustundag, Emre Cevikcan
      Pages 61-94
    6. Peiman Alipour Sarvari, Alp Ustundag, Emre Cevikcan, Ihsan Kaya, Selcuk Cebi
      Pages 95-103
    7. Erkan Isikli, Seda Yanik, Emre Cevikcan, Alp Ustundag
      Pages 105-121
    8. Gaye Karacay
      Pages 123-136
    9. Sezi Cevik Onar, Alp Ustundag, Çigdem Kadaifci, Basar Oztaysi
      Pages 137-151
  3. Technologies and Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. M. Sami Sivri, Basar Oztaysi
      Pages 155-172
    3. Gaye Karacay, Burak Aydın
      Pages 173-185
    4. Barış Bayram, Gökhan İnce
      Pages 187-200
    5. Mustafa Esengün, Gökhan İnce
      Pages 201-215
    6. Omer Faruk Beyca, Gulsah Hancerliogullari, Ibrahim Yazici
      Pages 217-234
    7. Alperen Bal, Sule I. Satoglu
      Pages 235-249
    8. Aysenur Budak, Alp Ustundag, Mehmet Serdar Kilinc, Emre Cevikcan
      Pages 251-265
    9. Beyzanur Cayir Ervural, Bilal Ervural
      Pages 267-284
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 285-286

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive guide to Industry 4.0 applications, not only introducing implementation aspects but also proposing a conceptual framework with respect to the design principles. In addition, it discusses the effects of Industry 4.0, which are reflected in new business models and workforce transformation. The book then examines the key technological advances that form the pillars of Industry 4.0 and explores their potential technical and economic benefits using examples of real-world applications. The changing dynamics of global production, such as more complex and automated processes, high-level competitiveness and emerging technologies, have paved the way for a new generation of goods, products and services. Moreover, manufacturers are increasingly realizing the value of the data that their processes and products generate. Such trends are transforming manufacturing industry to the next generation, namely Industry 4.0, which is based on the integration of information and communication technologies and industrial technology.
The book provides a conceptual framework and roadmap for decision-makers for this transformation


Internet of Things Operations and Technology Management Value Chains guide to industry 4.0 framework for industry 4.0 industry 4.0 roadmap

Authors and affiliations

  • Alp Ustundag
    • 1
  • Emre Cevikcan
    • 2
  1. 1.Istanbul Teknik UniversitesiMaçka, IstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Istanbul Teknik UniversitesiMaçka, IstanbulTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-57869-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-57870-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1860-5168
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-1735
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