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Roadmap for the digital transformation

With the introduction of Industrie 4.0, a variety of new applications, business models and products become conceivable. What is possible? Companies and research institutes in Germany are already focussing on this question. The following scenarios exemplify how Industrie 4.0 can be implemented in factories.

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Online Library

The online library of the Plattform Industrie 4.0 is a constantly growing collection of knowledge of all topics of Industrie 4.0.

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Use cases

Industrie 4.0 enables a number of new production methods, business models and products. The use cases of several companies and research institutions will show that lots of innovative processes are already being developed and implemented.

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Test beds

With a comprehensive advisory and coordination listing, the actors of the Plattform Industrie 4.0 want to widen access to existing testbed for companies, especially SMEs and successively develop the available in the testbed infrastructure.

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Industrie 4.0 in a global perspective

The relevance of Industrie 4.0 issues is globally recognized. There is no shortage of international and regional initiatives that are advancing the topic - a reason to look at Industrie 4.0 not only from a national but also a European and global perspective.

COOPERATION

Sino-German Cooperation on Industrie 4.0

The results of the bilateral cooperation are presented during Annual Conferences on State Secretary/Vice Minister Level and annual Sino-German Symposiums on intelligent manufacturing and Interconnected Production Processes. Please find more information here.