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Schneider Electric Blog

News & Updates

Schneider Electric Chooses AppDirect to Power Its Exchange Ecosystem Marketplace

Few companies can say that they've been at the forefront of innovation for almost 200 years, but Schneider Electric is one of them. Founded in 1836, t...

By Andy Ellerhorst / AppMarket / Apr 15, 2019

Honeywell Blog Image

News & Updates

Honeywell Selects AppDirect to Power Its Application Marketplace

In conversations about digital transformation, a common misconception often comes up: Born-in-the-cloud companies, some argue, have a natural advantag...

By Andy Ellerhorst / AppMarket / Apr 02, 2019

Five Elements Mftg Marketplace Blog

Strategy & Best Practices

The Five Elements Every Manufacturer Needs for Marketplace Success

For today’s hardware and device makers, the race is on, not only to launch digital strategies around their physical products, but to also make their d...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDevices / Aug 30, 2018

Build V Buy Mftg Blog

Strategy & Best Practices

Answering the Digital Platform “Build vs. Buy” Question for Hardware and Device Makers

The manufacturing industry is rapidly approaching a tipping point. By 2020, just two years from now, the majority of hardware and device makers will r...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDevices / Aug 23, 2018

Manufacturing Kpis Blog

Strategy & Best Practices

How Manufacturers Can Define Digital KPIs that Matter

In the manufacturing sector, digital transformation is a hot topic. However, despite its novelty—or maybe because of it—manufacturers are ...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDevices / Aug 16, 2018

Manufacturing Business Alignment Blog

Strategy & Best Practices

Business Alignment: Setting the Right Foundation for Your Manufacturing 4.0 Initiatives

Today, manufacturers are experiencing two trends that are upending their businesses: Massive digital disruption, and the increasing commoditization of...

By Ideas @ AppDirect / AppDevices / Aug 09, 2018