Digital Infrastructure for Sustainable Production
Challenge and Motivation
- Minimizing the resource consumption and reducing the environmental impact of manufacturing systems has become increasingly more important.
- Digital Infrastructures have an enormous impact on how production can be realized.
- It is important to understand how different realizations of digital infrastructures can influence the effectiveness and efficiency of production
- Providing an overview of aspects and mechanisms of digital infrastructures to promote sustainability in production
- Development of a ranking tool for a companie’s sustainability level
- Analysis of different components and architectures for digital infrastructures in the contexts of sustainability
- Derivation of recommendations and examples for future actions