Internet of Production (IoP)

Due to an increasingly dynamic environment, companies are facing numerous challenges, such as the micro-segmentation of markets and ever shorter product life cycles. One way to address these challenges is to sustainably increase their innovative strength.

The »Smart Factory 4.0« Demonstration Cell

The way to Industrie 4.0 involves the trial, testing and skilful combination of novel methods, concepts and technologies. To this end Fraunhofer IPK has developed the »Smart Factory 4.0« demonstration cell which uses batch size 1 production to make the modes …

Enabling System Lifecycle Management through neutral data interfaces

The complexity of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) implementations has already reached an unpleasantly high level, and the rise of complexity of products and their development will probably accelerate further. By establishing System Lifecycle Management (SysLM) as the next level PLM …

End-to-End Strategy: Systems Lifecycle Management (SysLM®)

Ulrich SendlerIndependent technology analyst and authorFlantinstr. 12D-80689 Münchenwww.ulrichsendler.de Summary In the last third of the 20th Century application software developed into a decisive driver for new kinds of product development and production and thus...