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Forrester Wave Rankings

Plex Named Strong Performer

in The Forrester Wave™: Digital Operations Platforms For Manufacturing Businesses, Q3 2020.

Heather Hussin

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Plex Systems


About the Author

Heather Hussin is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Plex focused on the end-to-end supply chain and the impact that comes with digitizing legacy analog and disparate processes. Heather has worked in Product Marketing and Product Management across an array of high-tech and global products for more than 10 years, spanning automotive and SaaS.

4 Ways to Improve the Quality of Supply Chain Planning

Heather Hussin April 1, 2020

The rise of automation, shop floor analytics, and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) have impacted the manufacturing industry and enhanced production with the introduction of timely data for more informed decision making. But what about major shifts like enhanced in-car connectivity, growing demand for electric vehicles, or adjusting to changing customer preferences? Are manufacturers…

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