Not All Digital Twins are Created Equal
Much has been said about the digital twin and its related concept, the digital thread. However, the idea of a digital twin has been around since 2002, first introduced by Dr. Michael Grieves as part of his research agenda at the University of Michigan. He had a vision that a Digital Twin would be a virtual representation that closely mirrors and behaves like a physical product
But not all digital twins are created equal. Variations exist in how this is defined and for any organization embarking on a digital twin strategy, it is important to understand these differences. Read this article by Dassault Systemes on why not all digital twins are created equal.