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    • Discovery Industry 4.0

      Lean production meets Industry 4.0

      When lean production meets Industry 4.0 in practice, the one does not necessarily complement the other. Surprised? As software experts in the field of Industry 4.0, we were rather surprised by this realization when we took part in a lean production training. Why? When it comes to introducing Ind...

      Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Lean production, Predictive maintenance, Production performance, Software

      • Discovery Industry 4.0

        Lean meets Industry 4.0: Value stream thinking as denominator

        In my previous post I showed why lean production and Industry 4.0 don’t necessarily complement each other in practice, and explained the prerequisites to making them a powerful combination. This is possible only if Production systems have been suitably designed (“first process mat...

        Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Lean production, Predictive maintenance, Production performance, Software

        • Discovery Industry 4.0

          Industry 4.0 provides new possibilities for preventive maintenance

          Industry 4.0 solutions can provide optimum support for preventive maintenance concepts in manufacturing. Maintenance professionals benefit from the new technologies: their work schedules become targeted and more effective, machine downtimes and repair times decrease, and the production flow can b...

          Tags: Manufacturing, Bosch, Human Centric IoT, Industry 4.0, M2M, pro, Production performance, Software, Video blog

          • Discovery Industry 4.0

            How SMEs profit from data monitoring in the cloud

            Every factory wants to identify and classify latent issues in the manufacturing process before they can cause actual problems in the production flow. Generally, big companies already possess this capability, or at least have plans to acquire it. For SMEs, however, it often poses an insurmountable...

            Tags: Manufacturing, Big data, Bosch, Business models, Cloud, Industry 4.0, Process management, Process quality

            • Discovery Industry 4.0

              Manufacturing analytics in action

              We’ve been using analytics to improve our production processes in the Bosch plants for many years. So what’s new in analytics in manufacturing, and what’s the next step? Learn more in our data analytics webinar Our methodology for the requirements analysis makes all the diffe...

              Tags: Manufacturing, Big data, Bosch, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, Internet of Things

              • Discovery Industry 4.0

                From concept to fruition – IIC testbeds bring IIoT solutions to the test track

                Over the past two and a half years, the members of the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) have been enthusiastically and creatively building an ecosystem in which participants can find other key IoT industry contributors and create relationships. Here they solve the interoperability, security a...

                Tags: Categories, Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Big data, Bosch, Guest authors, IIC testbeds, Industry 4.0, Software, Technology

                • Discovery Industry 4.0

                  Eclipse Unide – Steps to understand industry devices

                  When going on vacation to a foreign country, I often learn a few words of the local language to get by. There’s no time or need to be fully fluent, but it’s useful to know a handful of simple phrases. There are these mini phrasebooks containing the basics (hello, I am hungry, etc.) an...

                  Tags: Manufacturing, Technology, Bosch, Eclipse projects, Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, Open source, Production performance, Projects, Sensors

                  • Discovery Industry 4.0

                    5 data analytics questions production experts raise

                      Now that we’ve covered the initial questions that production experts usually raise in early discussions, today I want to delve deeper into more technological aspects of data analytics in a manufacturing environment. Learn more in our analytics workshop 1. In what cases does data a...

                    Tags: Manufacturing, Projects, Big data, Bosch, data, Data analytics, Industry 4.0, IoT career