Automation: Justifying Flexible Automation

Feb. 19, 2006
Identifying the benefits -- direct and indirect -- helps justify the capital investment.

Justifying flexible automation is always a challenge. Whether a new system is to be deployed or an existing one is being updated, at some "funding" has to be addressed. Seeking funding is a competitive process. Every automation project is fighting for limited corporate resources, and it's important to know the competition.

To read the complete report, subscribe to the Foundry Management & Technology free digital edition.