This is a complimentary copy of IDC Manufacturing Insights' Worldwide Manufacturing 2010 Top 10 Predictions report.
IDC Manufacturing Insights spoke with technology vendors, consultants,
and buyers about what the coming year will hold for companies in the
manufacturing industry. The result is our top 10 predictions for 2010.
The 10 predictions can be separated into three categories — those
related to macroindustry trends (numbers 1 and 2), specific key
process domains (numbers 3–8), and emerging business/technology
initiatives (numbers 9 and 10).