In practice

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Roadmap for the digital transformation

The Plattform Industrie 4.0 raises awareness for and informs about Industrie 4.0. With its online library, map of use cases and compass the Plattform has established orientation and support services, helping companies – especially SMEs – with their digital transformation.


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.


Map "Use cases Industrie 4.0"

The map shows the locations where Industrie 4.0 is already in practical use in Germany - each pin indicting one use case. Further information can be found by clicking on the respective pin. Use the filters to help you refine your search.


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.


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.


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.