Background

Half a century of Computer Aided Design – What does CAD mean today?

NX: From CAD To Engineering

Siemens Digital Industries Software is one of the leading global vendors of engineering software which in the beginning was almost all about CAD, the acronym for Computer Aided Design. During the past 15 years Siemens has become a leading vendor mainly after the...

PLM after 20 Years – What is the position of the IT and Service providers today?

PLM After 20 Years – What Is The Position Of The Providers Today?

The term PLM for product lifecycle management has been around for around 20 years. Back then, no one talked about digitalization or digital transformation, AI was still a specialty of computer science geeks, and hardly anyone in Germany knew about IoT. Now it's all...

Digitalization in Corona Times – Interviews with Representatives of IT-Vendors

What are the most serious consequences of the pandemic, Dr. Theis?

Interview with Dr. Karsten Theis, Member of the Executive Board of PROSTEP AG, August 18, 2020 Ulrich Sendler: Dr. Theis, even before the shutdown in March, you said: "The situation can only be mastered through agility". What did you mean by that? Dr. Karsten...

PROCAD: Will everything remain different, Mr. Wawer?

A conversation with the managing directors Volker Wawer, Johann Dornbach and Gerhard Knoch in Karlsruhe Whoever talks to the PROCAD management in 2020 will feel the continuity of a successful, medium-sized IT supplier for medium-sized companies, built up over decades...

AI Compass in the Industry – Interviews with Representatives of IT vendors

Definition: What Does Artificial Intelligence Mean?

During my research for the book "AI Compass for Decision Makers" I kept coming across the question of what is actually meant by artificial intelligence and what I understand by it. The variety of definitions is indeed broad, and it is not always easy to distinguish an...

Trustworthy AI – Ethics Guidelines of the EU Commission

Ethics and artificial intelligence? Do they go together? Hasn't it already been decided that the market alone determines what is feasible and permitted? No, because with the use of AI in industry, the question of ethics has again come to the fore. In the last two to...

AI Compass For Decision Makers

This section focuses on the use of artificial intelligence in industry. Following the spread of this technology to smartphones and in the consumer sector, AI is currently developing into an important driver of industrial innovation. Perhaps comparable to the impact of...