Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens have teamed up to for what they call an “electric future partnership”, and have launched the E-Fan X hybrid-electric flight demonstrator The electric revolution shows no sign of cutting out. Indeed it is accelerating and intensifying. New electric planes may mean quieter skies and fewer complaints from people living near airports. … Continue reading Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens launch electric hybrid plane
Siemens makes latest version of its industrial internet of things platform MindSphere available on Amazon Web Services Research conducted by Siemens suggests that many of the new demands faced by industrial companies can only be met with increasing computerisation of traditional industry. Siemens says increasing demands by consumers for individual, high-quality products at favourable prices are … Continue reading Siemens links MindSphere to AWS, and says new industrial challenges can ‘only be resolved through digitalisation’
Siemens is strengthening its digitalization offerings – in particular, its product lifecycle management platform – through a new acquisition. Siemens has reached an agreement to acquire Solido Design Automation, a provider of machine learning-based variation-aware design and characterization software. Siemens says the purchase will strengthen the integrated circuit design and verification technologies it already offers … Continue reading Siemens acquires integrated circuit software developer Solido Design Automation to strengthen its digital offerings
Siemens says it will be exhibiting a wide array of applications and examples of how machine and plant builders can “sharpen their competitive edge with digitalization” at SPS IPC Drives 2017. Exhibiting under the banner “Discover the Value of the Digital Enterprise” in Hall 11 across an impressive 4,400 square meter exhibition space, the company will … Continue reading Siemens to showcase wide range of digitalization applications for machine and plant builders at SPS IPC Drives
A company called MarkForged has raised $30 million in Series C funding to further develop its additive manufacturing – or 3D printing – technology. The company is said to use materials and methods which can produce components which are as strong as steel, and produce them 10 times faster. The latest backers of MarkForged include Next47, … Continue reading MarkForged raises $30 million in new funding from Siemens and Porsche for 3D printing system
Blue Software, a provider of design collaboration software, says its proofing and artwork annotation technology is now available as “advanced proofing” in the Siemens Teamcenter portfolio. Siemens claims its Teamcenter is the world’s most widely used digital lifecycle management software. Anyway, it’s part of Siemens’ product lifecycle management software business. A list of popular PLMs … Continue reading Siemens selects Blue Software for proofing and artwork annotation in its product lifecycle management software
Atos, a technology company which has a huge interests in digitalisation of industry, says it plans to acquire Siemens Convergence Creators, a global multi-industry digital transformation solutions provider. Atos says CVC’s highly skilled engineers and a total headcount of approximately 800 staff deliver software based solutions in the fields of communication networks, service and … Continue reading Atos to acquire Siemens Convergence Creators
Siemens has entered into an agreement to acquire Montreal, Canada-based Infolytica, expanding the company’s simulation suite into electromagnetics. Infolytica is said to be one of the original pioneers in the field of simulating low-frequency electromagnetics and its market-leading simulation software is used by manufacturers worldwide to predict electromagnetic and thermal performance. This accelerates the development … Continue reading Siemens buys Infolytica to further expand its product lifecycle management offering
Comau has partnered with Siemens to meet the growing interest in Industry 4.0 digitalization solutions. The companies will combine their respective products and strengths to offer digitalisation solutions to enterprises. Comau will use its wide range of robot arms, while Siemens will offer its smart solutions for handling and processing with robots.
Yamaha Motor has selected Siemens to provide product lifecycle management software to support its digitalization initiative. Yamaha will deploy the Siemens’ Teamcenter portfolio across all development divisions of their key business, motorcycle products. Siemens claims Teamcenter is “the world’s most widely used digital lifecycle management software”.
Engineering giant Siemens is establishing a robotics research and development centre in China. The company says the facility will be a global research centre in autonomous robotics, and is part of its innovation strategy to “master technology fields that are critical for future success”. Worldwide, Siemens is planning to spend $6 billion this year on … Continue reading Siemens to establish global robotics research and development centre in China
Quest Global and Siemens have reached an agreement to build and deliver a suite of digital manufacturing solutions for customers across verticals. By adding the Siemens digital twin offerings, Quest – which likes to write its name as QuEST – says it can now showcase a complete range of connected manufacturing solutions. This will be … Continue reading Quest Global partners with Siemens to develop digital manufacturing solutions
Siemens has reached an agreement to acquire self-driving software specialist Tass International. Siemens is said to be Europe’s largest engineering company and has been on the acquisitions and investments trail for some time. Earlier this year, Siemens spent $4.5 billion buying Mentor Graphics, a builder of electronic hardware and software solutions. Last year, it invested more … Continue reading Siemens to acquire driverless car software developer Tass to strengthen product lifecycle management portfolio
Danlaw, a company which develops connected car and automotive electrics technologies, is now an official Siemens product lifecycle management – or automated lifecycle management – solution partner. The company says the partnership highlights Danlaw’s commitment to providing a seamless solution between its Mx-Suite verification and validation test software and Siemens Polarion QA software with the Mx-Suite … Continue reading Danlaw partners with Siemens on product lifecycle management
Only a small number of companies will dominate the industrial internet, according to a business development executive at Siemens, who was speaking to RoboticsAndAutomationNews.com at Hannover Messe. The German engineering giant recently launched its MindScape IoT platform and more than 50 individual apps for a variety of scenarios in industry. Matthias Lutz, business development manager, digital … Continue reading Video: Siemens predicts small number of companies will dominate industrial internet