Industria 4.0

Industria 4.0

Don’t forget the installed base
20/05/2020 - Sweden is one of the most innovative nations in the world. The Swedes have, for example, made a strong impression on the consumer market with Spotify, but they have also firmly established a...
GET H2 is bringing green hydrogen to industry
20/05/2020 - An initiative involving five companies is planning joint construction of the first publicly accessible hydrogen network in Germany by 2022. Industrial customers in North Rhine-Westphalia and Lower...
Hannover Messe: Industrial Transformation – Industry makes progress
20/05/2020 - According to Bitkom, Germany’s industrial companies are progressing with digitalization.
Silly Walks with Python
20/05/2020 - Guido van Rossum retired in October 2019 with little fanfare – in industry, only a few engineers took any notice of his departure. Yet van Rossum’s invention, Python, is changing their everyday...
Integrated security for the IoT
20/05/2020 - The industrial use of the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to advance. By 2025 there will be more than 40 billion networked devices, many of which will be located in factories or on company...
El INTI trabaja en el desarrollo de un respirador de bajo costo
23/04/2020 - Ante la emergencia sanitaria por la pandemia del COVID-19, el organismo avanza, junto a una empresa nacional, en el diseño y producción de un dispositivo esencial para los centros de salud.
SMS digital and Voith cooperate in the IIoT
02/04/2020 - In order to develop joint, cross-sector applications and services in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the two companies plan to pool their resources and share expertise.
Managers become CDOs in twelve weeks
02/04/2020 - Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in particular often lack the right staff to tackle the digital transformation. A twelve-week advanced training course at the Munich Business School is...
The digital twin helps win the award
02/04/2020 - Feinguss Blank was honored for a particularly light and innovative wheel carrier at the Newcast trade fair in Düsseldorf. It was created using a digital twin and 3D printing.
GFT Technologies increasingly targeting industry
02/04/2020 - The company from Stuttgart cooperates with in-GmbH from Constance, which offers the Sphinx Open Online platform. In doing so, GFT aims to offer its customers more solutions for the Industrial...
Protectionism makes international business more difficult
02/04/2020 - According to the new AHK World Business Outlook of the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DIHK), the cooling global economy and global trade disputes are increasingly curtailing the...
Renewables are covering almost half of energy consumption
02/04/2020 - In the first six months of 2019, renewable energies covered 44% of the electricity consumption in Germany. This is according to the figures of the Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research...
Beko is entering the cloud with compressed air
02/04/2020 - Through acquisition of a minority holding in optiMEAS Measurement and Automation Systems GmbH, the compressed air specialist Beko Technologies is planning to extend its range to include Industry...
New job profiles: Cloud Builder and IoT Officer
02/04/2020 - Industry 4.0 and the digital transformation are creating new job profiles, such as Cloud Builder and Chief IoT Officer. Current priorities for new IT jobs are artificial intelligence and computer...
Startups are doing particularly well in industry
02/04/2020 - Artificial intelligence is still on the rise: according to the new AI startup map from appliedAI, 247 young companies are using the technology – 15% more than in the previous year. Most of them are...
Digitization is not necessarily a job killer
02/04/2020 - A new analysis attests to positive impacts on the job market for digitization and automation: technological change tends to create more jobs than it destroys.
The voice-activated assistant shines with its knowledge of paint
02/04/2020 - Researchers and developers in the coatings industry should soon have a digital laboratory assistant at their side to speed up searches for combinations of different additives. It should be available...
US researchers develop swarm robots with community spirit
02/04/2020 - In many industrial halls, self-driving shopping carts and containers are already a reality, while autonomous cars are being tested on the roads. A new algorithm will make sure they don’t crash.
Formel D and CPS Quality will be leading the way in future
02/04/2020 - The two companies are big service providers to the automobile industry, specifically in the area of quality management. CPS Quality is now being integrated into the Formel D group, but is continuing...
New steel materials crank up 3D printing
01/04/2020 - Over the next three years, the AddSteel project plans to create new function-adapted steel materials for additive manufacturing. The German plant manufacturer SMS group is responsible for the...