ABB Robotics & Discrete Automation is a pioneer in robotics, machine automation and digital services, providing innovative solutions for a wide range of industries, from automotive to electronics to logistics. We not only help our customers increase productivity, flexibility and improve output quality, we also ensure solutions are easy to use and install. We are driving the transition towards the connected and collaborative factory of the future, where developments like the industrial cloud will enable greater sharing and analysis of data across the entire digital manufacturing ecosystem.
Combining our domain expertise and advanced analytics with the Industrial Cloud enables us to predict micro stops and to enhance system OEE
Michael Larsson - Managing Director Automotive OEM
Amorph Systems is a leading developer of software technologies and products that transform data into value. For the Industrial Cloud, Amorph provides its powerful and easy-to-use SMARTUNIFIER Integration Platform. With SMARTUNIFIER, customers are able to acquire any kind of production data from a large assortment of shopfloor equipment and devices. SMARTUNIFIER collects the raw data locally at the Edge, enriches it with full semantics, transforms it as required, and pushes it instantly and securely into the Cloud. Capable of combining an extensive variety of communication protocols, SMARTUNIFIER builds the bridge between local shopfloor IT environments and Industrial Cloud.
Amorph Systems’ SMARTUNIFIER is a leading edge product that provides seamless interconnectivity between any kind of shopfloor device, production IT system and the Industrial Cloud. SMARTUNIFIER is a powerful enabler for sustainable migration to Industry 4.0 and beyond.
Dr. Frank Frauenhoffer - CEO and Co-Founder Amorph Systems GmbH
ASCon Systems is a smart start-up with very strong innovative technology and fast go to market business models. The industrial software vendor sees digital twins as key to digital transformation on the shop floor. With their vision of enabling the next level of predictive quality, they contribute to the Industrial Cloud community.
Transforming vision into reality: Our unique Digital Twin as enabler to reach autonomous planning and production. This innovative technology is a real Game Changer.
Mathias Stach - CEO ASCon Systems
BearingPoint is an independent management and technology consultancy with European roots and a global reach. We support clients in developing new business strategies, optimizing processes and selecting and implementing appropriate technologies. BearingPoint´s clients include many of the world's leading automotive companies - from OEMs to suppliers. With the Data Quality Navigator, BearingPoint does quantitatively measure, report, and improve the quality of master and process data of its customers. This way, the prerequisites for necessary digitalization initiatives can be achieved.
With the BearingPoint Data Quality Navigator, we support our customers to realize high-profile digitalization initiatives by continuously monitoring and improving data quality.
Dr. Stefan Penthin - Global Leader Automotive
Celonis is the market leader in AI-powered process mining and process excellence software. Its Intelligent Business Cloud empowers companies in all industries to put AI to work in their operations and create full transparency in their processes. Celonis has disrupted the traditional approach to business transformation, which involves manual, time-consuming, expensive methods to process optimization. With Celonis they now can add an intelligent layer that pulls real-time data from event logs in underlying source systems to show how processes flow within a company — across factory plants, geographies, and disparate systems.
Celonis' process mining, AI-enhanced Process Excellence software is a game changer that drives significant bottom-line value for the automotive industry across key processes in production, sales & marketing, finance and supply chain & logistics. We can't wait to deliver this value to all of Volkswagen's lines of business.
Miguel Milano - Chief Revenue Officer & Co-Owner, Celonis
Cybus is a specialist for on-premises IIoT Edge platforms and is headquartered in Hamburg. Cybus Connectware enables smart factory use cases through universal OT data extraction, pre-processing and parallel data access orchestration to IT systems. The expert UI excels with DevOps based management and workflows. In Volkswagen´s Industrial Cloud architecture Cybus Connectware serves as OT-IT Gateway. It extracts data from machines, controllers, sensors and devices via OPC-UA, MQTT, Modbus TCP, Profinet, IO-Link and other proprietary protocols and orchestrates access by AWS edge servers and apps.
We’re proud the Cybus IIoT Edge Platform can play its strengths as on-premises OT-IT gateway on Volkswagen’s Digital Production Platform and orchestrate the secure access to production data!
Pierre Manière - CEO Cybus GmbH
Alongside extensive expertise in the construction of turnkey automotive factories, Dürr Systems AG is one of the key players in the field of industry-oriented software solutions. By combining system and process know-how with state-of-the-art IT competencies, Dürr is redefining the limits of the overall equipment efficiency throughout the complete factory. With Dürr’s OEE optimizer and filling services on the Industrial Cloud, Volkswagen is able to identify and eliminate disruptions affecting the efficiency, performance and quality of their production.
Deploying tailored analytics solutions to expand the limits of production efficiency, quality and performance.
Gerhard Alonso Garcia - Vice President MES & Controls, Dürr Systems AG
As a global, family-owned company, GROB-WERKE has been developing manufacturing systems and machine tools for more than 90 years. GROB-WERKE in Mindelheim has been working intensively on the development of high-performance solutions for production optimization for several years. The digitization solutions for the GROB4App´s software series focus on the continuous improvement process. With a holistic support concept, low system requirements and control-independent software, GROB-NET4Industry is the right solution for small, medium-sized and large companies.
The best way to predict the future is to design it yourself! The GROB-NET4Industry team is proud to be part of the strong partnership of the IC. Follow us and become part of the community yourself!
Markus Frank - CDO GROB-NET4Industry
MHP is a Management & IT-consulting company and a subsidiary of the Porsche AG – the business and technology partner for shaping the future of mobility and manufacturing. As a digitalization expert, MHP digitizes and optimizes its customers' processes along the entire value chain, including management consulting, system integration as well as managed and digital products. Based on the wide industrial expertise in automotive and manufacturing, MHP is the right partner for implementing solutions on the Industrial Cloud.
Together with Volkswagen AG and Amazon Web Services, we aspire to create significant added value for our customers and partners by transforming industrial digital production and logistics. All in line with our purpose ‘Enabling you to shape a better tomorrow’.
Dr. Ralf Hofmann - CEO, Shareholder and Founder of MHP
NavVis is the global market leader in indoor spatial intelligence technology and enterprise solutions, trusted by top companies including VW, Audi, Skoda and Siemens. NavVis helps enterprises drive efficiencies and optimize business performance through its powerful digital twin service and platform for the indoors that enables accurate 3D scanning at unprecedented speed and scale, immersive 3D visualization designed for collaboration and navigation apps that pioneer AI-powered positioning technology. Founded in 2013, NavVis is headquartered in Munich and has offices in New York and Shanghai.
NavVis provides a powerful yet intuitive digital factory solution that uses next-generation, fully immersive digital twin technology to optimize production planning and operations processes in manufacturing.
Dr. Felix Reinshagen - CEO NavVis GmbH
Siemens Digital Industries (DI) is an innovation leader in automation and digitalization. Closely collaborating with partners and customers, DI drives the digital transformation in industry. With its Digital Enterprise portfolio, DI provides companies of all sizes with an end-to-end set of products, solutions and services to integrate and digitalize the entire value chain. DI’s unique portfolio supports customers to achieve greater productivity and flexibility. DI is constantly adding innovations to its portfolio to integrate cutting-edge future technologies.
Siemens will connect production systems, machines and plants of different manufacturers in all factories, and aims to increase efficiency and to further optimize the IT structures in production by consolidating data from the global production landscape into the Industrial Cloud. The use of Industrial Edge from Siemens as the basis for the broad use of applications in production, directly in the process and in interaction with the cloud, adds additional value. The integration of MindSphere, Siemens IIoT as a service solution, in the Industrial Cloud will support an increased productivity for all manufacturing disciplines.
Enriched by an open ecosystem for industrial equipment builder and application developers, Siemens and MindSphere partners are going to provide applications such as predictive maintenance or data analysis which result in more efficiency of Volkswagen's production landscape while connected suppliers and machine manufacturers benefit from the data-based insights.We are pleased to support Volkswagen in building its new Industrial Cloud. With MindSphere and our industrial automation platforms as well as industrial edge, we will connect machines, production systems and plants. This will enable Volkswagen, suppliers and machine manufacturers to make even better use of the potential of production data. As a result, efficiency and flexibility in production and product quality can be further increased.
We are pleased to support Volkswagen in building its new Industrial Cloud. Through the integration of MindSphere and our industrial automation platforms as well as industrial edge into the Industrial Cloud, customers will be able to connect machines, production systems and plants and get instant access to a broad array of applications and apps.
Klaus Helmrich - CEO Siemens Digital Industries
SYNAOS is a fast-growing startup offering innovative software products for logistics and production. Their software solutions are using artificial intelligence and the latest cloud technologies to orchestrate factories and logistic centers. The starting point is the optimization of intralogistics processes. Here, the hardware-independent software solutions from SYNAOS control autonomous guided vehicles, forklifts and tugger trains of various producers and types. The ambitioned vision of SYNAOS for the Industrial Cloud community is to enable the quantum leap into the data and AI-driven, highly automated logistics and production of the future.
We are utilizing the power of complexity and revolutionize how things are moved and goods are produced. Our software platform SYNA.OS is the core of tomorrow’s logistics and production. Our starting point is intralogistics.
Dr. Wolfgang Hackenberg - CEO SYNAOS
Teradata delivers real-time, intelligent answers, leveraging 100% of the relevant data, regardless of scale or volume of query. And we do it on-premises, in the cloud, and anywhere in between. For the Industrial Cloud use cases Teradata achieves benefits in yield optimization, reduced quality assurance efforts, reduced work, reduced scrap and staff optimization with our pioneering cloud-analytic solution Teradata Vantage based on AWS.
Actionable insights based on the power of data and highly scalable advanced analytics makes optimizing digital production in Volkswagen's factories easier and more efficient than ever before!
Christian Schwöbel - Executive Account Director Automotive, Teradata
The WAGO Group is an international, family-run company that offers both market-leading products for electrical interconnections and an industry-recognized open automation platform. WAGO’s automation users benefit from the freedom of getting both custom and ready-to-deploy solutions based on the Linux operating system. The advantages of this include tremendous flexibility, designer freedom and continuous communication from the sensor level up to the cloud. Users also enjoy high reliability – even under extreme conditions. WAGO products connect, measure, control and network with simple solutions and intelligent connections. The Industrial Cloud community benefits from scalable solutions to connect and manage applications and assets in domains like building automation, energy management, shop floor connectivity and much more. WAGO is open and ready for your digital future.
It's exciting that with our open and flexible system we can be the backbone of this visionary IIoT solution.
Jürgen Pfeifer - IoT & Cloud Partnermanager WAGO