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Digitale Zwillinge: Bedeutung, Funktionen und Hintergründe

Als wichtiger Bestandteil heutiger Unternehmens-IT sind digitale Zwillinge Themenschwerpunkt im Diskurs der Digitalisierung. Dies ist in der Bedeutung dieses Begriffs für die digitale Transformation zukunftsorientierter Unternehmen begründet. Informationen von Gartner zufolge, planen 75 % der Unternehmen, die bereits mit dem IIoT arbeiten, eine Implementierung digitaler Zwillinge innerhalb des kommenden Jahres. Nun soll erläutert werden, was [...]

Digitale Zwillinge: Bedeutung, Funktionen und Hintergründe2022-08-04T08:31:00+00:00

The Digital Twist of Smart Machines

There has been a recent trend of creating a smart manufacturing operation based on the smart machine approach. Lying at the center piece of the provoking thought is the ability of the assembled machines in delivering flexible demands based on flexible BOM and processes.At the high level, machines are being equipped with the ability of [...]

The Digital Twist of Smart Machines2022-08-04T08:13:41+00:00

Smart Manufacturing Goes Mobile

By adopting a ‘see and go’ approach, manufacturing teams can adopt more efficient working processes. This article was first published in the the Spring 2018 issue of The Record Magazine. A fellow member of the Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association, Uwe Kueppers, recently had a fascinating insight using the lean manufacturing concept that is deployed across [...]

Smart Manufacturing Goes Mobile2022-08-04T08:13:06+00:00

Creating new business models with Industry 4.0

Technologies such as the internet of things, the industrial internet of things and artificial intelligence are changing the way manufacturers operateThis article was first published in the Autumn 2017 issue of The Record Magazine. There is little doubt in my mind that Industry 4.0 can create new business models. All over the world, entrepreneurs are [...]

Creating new business models with Industry 4.02022-08-04T08:09:52+00:00

ATS Helps SMEs in Singapore with Digital Transformation

Brandon Lee, Country Manager for ATS Applied Tech Systems Private Limited, shares his expertise on Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation with AsiaPacific Food Industry News. The key to adopting Industry 4.0 is by viewing it as an evolution instead of revolution. Manufacturers must have their digital manufacturing competencies scorecard and implement strategies and solutions that [...]

ATS Helps SMEs in Singapore with Digital Transformation2020-12-17T07:14:36+00:00

The IIoT and Convergence of IT & OT (Operations Technology)

How we folks at ATS view IT & OT Convergence, keeping our feet solidly grounded in the real world, today and tomorrow.In manufacturing environments, there is a constant push to increase connectivity between machines, people, and business and manufacturing IT systems in order to securely collect data. This allows manufacturers to transform this information into [...]

The IIoT and Convergence of IT & OT (Operations Technology)2022-08-04T07:38:56+00:00

Industry 4.0: Solutions for Today – Strategies for the Future

This interview with Martin Kelman was first published in the Engineering magazine.Do you have a working definition of Industry 4.0? Industry 4.0 is about data and the services that can be enabled using data. It is about valuing data as much as any physical asset. The digital threads are the fuel that drives the smart [...]

Industry 4.0: Solutions for Today – Strategies for the Future2022-08-05T05:07:26+00:00

Industry 4.0: Bringing AI to Manufacturing

Introducing the second in a series of four articles on the matter of Industry 4.0. This time, we take a look at developments around artificial intelligence.This article was first published in the Summer 2017 issue of The Record Magazine. Current Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing developments clearly point to the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI). [...]

Industry 4.0: Bringing AI to Manufacturing2022-08-04T07:42:35+00:00

Electrical Engineering in the 21st century

Back in the day we had to bring out our pencil and a ruler to create electrical schematics. Nowadays we almost fully rely on Electrical Computer Aided Design (E-CAD) software, fully-serviced part databases and automated functions like cross-references and intelligent symbol/part management.A lot of practices have changed in electrical drafting over the [...]

Electrical Engineering in the 21st century2021-06-21T12:42:19+00:00

Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

According to Desmond Savage, medical device manufacturing operations management consultant at ATS Global, “it is crucial to define and follow the smart manufacturing transformation strategy in order to achieve tangible business benefits. ATS plays a significant role in implementations, while being supported by the consultancy and educational capabilities of the Manufacturing Operations Management Institute (MOMi). [...]

Digital Transformation in Manufacturing2022-08-04T07:56:12+00:00
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