Cisco Consulting Thought Leadership

Manufacturing

Smart and Connected Passenger Vehicles

Explore how pervasive connectivity will fundamentally change the automotive landscape.

Collaboration

Workstyle Innovation (PDF 1.3 MB)
A Proven Methodology for Productivity Improvement and Organizational Effectiveness
Japanese (PDF 1.46 MB)

Expert Collaboration  (PDF 565 KB)
Dynamic Access to Distributed Expertise Will Shape Successful Enterprises Read

Accelerating Lean Productivity with Immersive Collaboration  (PDF 564 KB)
CCS proposes an immersive, interactive virtual environment to facilitate collaboration and overcome the challenges of time, distance, and limited resources.

Active Collaboration Room  (PDF 5.87 MB)
CiscoTelePresence with other collaboration components, business models are transformed by accelerating distributed team performance and productivity.

ICT Integration

China's Electronics Industry: A Roadmap for Increasing Business Value Through Collaboration and ICT  (PDF 1.69 MB)
Analyzing current manufacturing challenges in China. Three collaborative business models are discussed: production, innovation, and customer value.

High-Tech Industry: The Road to Profitability Through Global Integration and Collaboration  (PDF 360 KB)
Companies need to assess and improve their business capabilities - requiring visionary leadership; executive sponsorship

Connected Vehicles

Electronics-ization in Automotive (PDF 751 KB)
Reinventing the Industry Model To Boost Profitable Innovation

A Business Case for Connected Vehicles (PDF 2.04 MB)
Executive Summary of the Business Case for Connected Vehicles

Connected Vehicles—Automotive (PDF 1.48 MB)
From Building Cars to Selling Personal Travel Time Well-Spent

Connected Vehicles and Government (PDF 1.87 MB)
A Catalyst To Unlock the Societal Benefits of Transportation

Connected Vehicles—Insurance (PDF 1.37 MB)
The Business of Preventing Crashes

Connected Vehicles—Service Providers (PDF 1.49 MB)
Service Providers at a Crossroads

Cisco Consulting Services's latest thought leadership for the manufacturing industry, featuring proven solutions to daunting business challenges—and the roadmap for achieving success.

Enterprise IT Service Provision for Oil and Gas Industry  (PDF - 989 KB)
Unearthing Value for the Oil and Gas Industry

Oil and Gas Megaprojects  (PDF - 1.20 MB)
Using Technology and Collaboration To Drive a Step Change in Value

Connected Services: New Manufacturing Models Increase Revenue Growth(PDF - 1.53 MB)
Connected services offer manufacturers the opportunity to develop new business models and create profitable new revenue streams.

Electronics-ization in Automotive (PDF - 751 KB)
Reinventing the Industry Model To Boost Profitable Innovation

Workstyle Innovation (PDF - 1.31 MB)
A Proven Methodology for Productivity Improvement and Organizational Effectiveness
Japanese (PDF - 1.46 MB)

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Recent examples of Cisco Consulting Services highly successful engagements with key players throughout the Manufacturing industry. Each "success story" describes how Cisco Consulting Services' guidance enabled the customer to address specific challenges and achieve significant business impact.

Panasonic Plasma Display Co., Ltd. (PDF - 140 KB)
Panasonic Boosts Workforce Productivity 33 Percent Using Immersive Workstyle Innovation Platform, "Virtual Obeya"

Toyota Streamlines Business Processes, Boosts Productivity by 18 Percent (PDF - 540 KB)
Cisco Consulting Services improves the productivity of knowledge workers at Toyota by analyzing business processes, eliminating unproductive work, and introducing communications and collaboration technologies.

Cisco Consulting Services Develops Active Collaboration Environment for Global Manufacturing Giant (PDF - 945 KB)
Cisco technologies provide a new efficient way for workgroups to collaborate resulting in increased productivity and reduced development costs and business travel expense.

Endesa - Engagement Snapshot (PDF - 4.44 MB)
Collaboration with ENDESA Technology Innovation Group to address the benefits of adopting radio frequency identification (RFID) technology for asset tracking and management.

Nagoya Toyopet (PDF - 169 KB)
Nagoya Toyopet Improves Productivity and Customer Satisfaction with Integrated Cisco Unified Communications.


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