Siemens acquires integrated circuit software developer Solido Design Automation to strengthen its digital offerings

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 to showcase wide range of digitalization applications for machine and plant builders at SPS IPC Drives

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

MarkForged raises $30 million in new funding from Siemens and Porsche for 3D printing system

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

Siemens selects Blue Software for proofing and artwork annotation in its product lifecycle management software

  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 to acquire Siemens Convergence Creators

  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 buys Infolytica to further expand its product lifecycle management offering

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 partners with Siemens to digitalise robotics and automation in industry

  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 opts for Siemens product lifecycle management to digitalise industrial processes

  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”. 

Siemens to establish global robotics research and development centre in China

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 partners with Siemens to develop digital manufacturing solutions

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 to acquire driverless car software developer Tass to strengthen product lifecycle management portfolio

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 partners with Siemens on product lifecycle management

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

Video: Siemens predicts small number of companies will dominate industrial internet

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

From virtual space to outer space: Siemens shows off its PLM client list

Siemens has been showcasing some of the prestigious projects the company’s product lifecycle management software is being used for – and they include space and maritime projects Whether it’s space taxis or passenger cars, America’s Cup yachts or Formula 1 race cars, products are more complex, smarter and more connected than ever before. Product Lifecycle … Continue reading From virtual space to outer space: Siemens shows off its PLM client list

Siemens, Strata and Etihad team up to create 3D printed interiors for planes

Siemens, Strata and Etihad Airways have signed an agreement to work together to develop the first 3D-printed parts for aircraft interiors in the Middle East and North Africa. The partnership aims to “revolutionize” the aerospace industry, leveraging additive manufacturing, known as 3D printing, to help airlines to improve their designs, including making complex parts on demand and … Continue reading Siemens, Strata and Etihad team up to create 3D printed interiors for planes