The Concept Industry 4.0

An Empirical Analysis of Technologies and Applications in Production Logistics

  • Christoph Jan┬áBartodziej

Part of the BestMasters book series (BEST)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 107-150

About this book


Christoph Jan Bartodziej examines by means of an empirical study which potential Industry 4.0 technologies do have regarding end-to-end digital integration in production logistics based on their functions. According to the relevance of the concept Industry 4.0 and its early stage of implementation it is essential to clarify terminology, explain relations and identify drivers and challenges for an appropriate use of Industry 4.0 technologies. The results will constitute a profound basis to formulate recommendations for action for technology suppliers and technology users.


Theoretical Background on Technologies

The Concept Industry 4.0

Technologies and Functions Within the Concept Industry 4.0

Empirical Study to Identify Technology Potential

Technology Potential and Recommendations for Action

Target Groups

Researchers and students in the fields of economic science and political economy

Executives and politicians in these areas

The Author

Christoph Jan Bartodziej graduated from Technical University of Berlin with a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management under the supervision of Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Straube at the logistics chair. He is currently engaged as management consultant for technology related advisory and implementation topics in an international consultancy company.


Technology Suppliers Technology Users Technology Potential Drivers Implementation

Authors and affiliations

  • Christoph Jan┬áBartodziej
    • 1
  1. 1.ConsultingDeloitte Consulting GmbH ConsultingBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer Gabler, Wiesbaden
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-658-16501-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-658-16502-4
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