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GE Digital scores in the top two out of 19 vendors in 2022 Gartner® Critical Capabilities for Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) report

Gartner 2022 Critical Capabilities report for MES

GE Digital scored in the top two vendors out of 19 across four use cases Gartner measured:

  • Continuous Process Manufacturing
  • Complex Discrete Manufacturing
  • Batch/Repetitive Flow Manufacturing
  • Highly Regulated Industries

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Gartner, Critical Capabilities for Manufacturing Execution Systems, 31 May 2022, Rick Franzosa, Christian Hestermann
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GE Digital has been recognized by Gartner as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems for its Proficy Smart Factory (MES) software solution.


The evaluation was based on specific criteria that analyzed the company’s overall completeness of vision and ability to execute.

"Smart manufacturing initiatives are changing the focus of manufacturers from internally focused, plant-specific functionality to more end-to-end solutions, changing MES from plant monitoring to a key data and intelligence source for the enterprise and supply chain.”


Rick Franzosa and Christian Hestermann, authors of the 2022 Gartner® Critical Capabilities for Manufacturing Execution Systems

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