Ana Carolina Falcão
Alumni – MSc Student

Systematization of the Pillars of Industry 4.0. A systematic literature review study

Goal: The main objective of this work is to identify the pillars of Industry 4.0, through systematic bibliographic review and support for other research in the area

Abstract: Many companies in all parts of the world are starting the process of migration to Industry 4.0 also called Factory of the future. This requires a change in the model, in the culture, and in the direction of organizational and technological decisions. This article presents the relevance of the theme over the last years and the need for a common understanding on the Pillars of Industry 4.0, aiming to contribute, in the theoretical field, to a better analysis of the impacts that this new model is bringing to the organizations and in the field of practice to assist in planning the implementation of the necessary changes. Therefore, this article aims to systematize the Pillars of Industry 4.0 considering academic articles published in the Web of Science and Scopus databases. The methodology used to conduct the research was the systematic bibliographic review supported by the use of the Start tool and, as a complement, the interviews with professionals working with Industry 4.0 to understand if the vision of these converge to the pillars found in the articles. A total of 1104 papers were systematically identified and revised. Thirteen papers were used and two interviews were carried out. The main result obtained is a matrix in which the pillars and technologies of Industry 4.0 are subdivided into internal and external to the companies

Keywords: Pillars. Industry 4.0. Systematic Bibliographic Review. Interviews. Systematization. Matrix

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