Industrial IoT platforms at HMI 2019: AWS and Microsoft are becoming the digital platforms of the German manufacturing backbone
At HMI 2019, two bold announcements of partnership were made in the context of industrial IoT platforms: AWS with VW and BMW with Microsoft. Both partnerships underpin the fact that hyperscalers are increasingly becoming the cloud infrastructure for the backbone of the German manufacturing industry, the automotive sector. The evolution to ...
Production networks in the cloud are a major topic these days. Major announcements at Hannover Messe came from VW, which announced a collaboration with Siemens (MindSphere) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) or BMW announcing a partnership with Microsoft Azure. And, besides these announcements, we can generally see a rising interest among ...
Clearly among the trending topics in the digital factory is edge computing. Particularly in manufacturing environments with close to real-time requirements for data processing, edge computing solutions will play an increasing role thanks to advantages of low latency, speed and no connectivity costs…
The adoption and usage of public cloud in manufacturing differs by country and also sub-industry. This is because, for example, the adoption rate of public cloud is higher in the UK than the European average and the oil and gas industry has different requirements towards compliance regulations than the automotive industry or a CPG ...
The supplier landscape targeting the €92bn European IoT opportunity is large and diverse, and advanced analytics firm Seeq is hoping to cash in.
Im letzten Blog-Beitrag zur Studie „Multi-Cloud und Cloud Managed Services im Manufacturing-Umfeld“ geben wir noch einmal Handlungsempfehlungen für Unternehmen der Manufacturing-Branche.
Im vorletzten Blog-Beitrag zur Studie „Multi-Cloud und Cloud Managed Services im Manufacturing-Umfeld“ betrachten wir heute die Zusammenarbeit mit externen Dienstleistern.
PAC recently caught up with SAP on its initiatives in the blockchain area. The company‘s endeavors are aimed at complementing its SAP Leonardo portfolio with Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) in order to increase both the efficiency and transparency of transaction processes in networks made up of multiple different business partners.
In PAC’s latest report “3D printing in manufacturing – use cases, maturity and outlook”, PAC provides an overview of the major use cases for 3D printing technologies applied in manufacturing industries. We also make an assessment of the maturity and speed of adoption for various manufacturing sub-segments. The report in particular highlights ...
Wir freuen uns, dass Sie nach wie vor unserer Blog-Serie folgen. In diesem Blog-Beitrag betrachten wir die besonderen Herausforderungen einer Multi-Cloud-Architektur.
PAC recently had the chance to visit IBM's Watson IoT Center in Munich. Discussions quickly revolved around topics like connected objects, artificial intelligence (AI), and smart cities, and took a cross-vertical perspective.
The aerospace & defense industry has a very specific business where security plays a key role. Cyber security issues are also very specific, and the level of expectation as regards cyber security is quite often very high.
Relayr started out as an IoT middleware platform developer back in 2013. Fast forward five years: Relayr expanded its portfolio into IoT analytics and a range of supporting services around its products. Now it is being acquired by the €50bn insurance giant Munich Re for an eye-catching price tag of $300m.
In diesem Blog-Beitrag betrachten wir die Organisation der Cloud-Zuständigkeiten und die Umsetzungsstrategien.
At a recent analyst event, Accenture provided an update and showcase of its activities in its Industrial IoT (IIoT) Innovation Center in Garching, near Munich, which is one of around 20 such centers that the company operates around the globe to foster innovation and co-creation with clients.
Nachdem wir uns in den vergangenen Beiträgen mit den Treibern und Hemmnissen einer Cloud-Nutzung sowie den geschäftlichen Herausforderungen im Manufacturing-Bereich befasst haben, wird es nun Zeit, die Nutzung von Cloud-Services für Unternehmen der Manufacturing-Branche in Deutschland und der Schweiz zu betrachten.
Many digital transformation initiatives started by digitally transforming their customer-facing front-ends, driven by sales, marketing, or customer service. The second stage of the digital journey was to digitize the company’s back-end processes and integrate them with the customer-facing processes. We now believe that companies have started ...
At the recent SAP Industry Analyst Base Camp 2018, which took place on July 16th and 17th in Philadelphia (US), PAC had the opportunity to meet with SAP’s industry executives responsible for the global manufacturing business and be given a “deep-dive” update on SAP’s focus topics, specifically in the manufacturing industry.
Wo Licht ist, ist auch Schatten. Im letzten Beitrag dieser Serie haben wir die Vorteile einer Cloud-Nutzung betrachtet. Dieses Mal geht es um die Hemmnisse hinsichtlich der Cloud-Nutzung durch Unternehmen der Manufacturing-Branche in Deutschland und der Schweiz.