Value chain-wide resilience, operational agility and hyper-connected, intelligent IT infrastructure are prevalent organizational trends during this mid-pandemic period. They also contributed to the initial disruptions which brought the global supply chain structure to a grinding halt in early 2020. From a strategic standpoint, it has become more evident that there is a race among participants in all global industries to digitalize their entire operations and in some way, shape or incorporate technologies which constitute the Industry 4.0 paradigm.
In Garter’s recently published report, Hype Cycle for Frontline Worker Technologies, 2020, Webalo is included as a connected factory worker sample vendor, which is rated as a technology that provides a “transformational benefit” to frontline workers. Webalo is focused on providing the 3.5 billion frontline workers in the global workforce today with the connected worker technology they require to stay safe, efficient, and content in their work environments.