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Industry 4.0 is the current trend of automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies. The adoption of Industry 4.0 will cause change to an organisation both internally (e.g., within the organisation) and externally (e.g., the relationship with customers and partners). Use a single case study of your choice to critically analyse and illustrate how to manage the change caused by Industry 4.0 in an organisation in order to survive in the changing environment and use a short science-fiction story to demonstrate how to improve the organisation’s performance in the future

Learning outcome 1:
Describe and discuss the state-of-the-art in digital business improvement and change.
In order to be able to demonstrate this learning outcome in your essay you need to give a good description of the background of the research area related to your chosen topic, such as relevant business models, change theories or data management methods. Apart from the issues discussed in the class you need to be able to introduce additional sources of information through books, journals or conference proceedings.

Learning outcome 2:
Demonstrate practical skills related to digital business improvement and change.
In order to demonstrate this learning outcome you have to analyse and evaluate the case study by using an appropriate model, theory or method. Apart from the approaches discussed in the class you need to be able to introduce additional sources of information through books, journals or conference proceedings.

Learning outcome 3:
Reflect critically on the state-of-the-art of theory and practice in digital business improvement and change.
In order to demonstrate this learning outcome you have to identify and briefly but effectively describe and reflect on the digital business improvement and change ideas and show how well these ideas perform in the case study and how to improve the performance in the future by using a short science-fiction story.

Case study analysis on the internet of things (industry 4.0)