Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation employs about 22,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.
We at Rockwell Automation support customers in their digital transformation journey to create a Connected Enterprise. This impacts the entire value chain, from components to systems and from suppliers to customers. This transformation is the key to hidden value and can make a significant contribution to the productivity, quality, compliance, and profitability of your enterprise.With our plant floor knowhow, innovative spirit and unmatched partner network, Rockwell Automation is extremely well positioned to team with customers to reap the most value from these advancements.
The Connected Enterprise
The Connected Enterprise links production lines, in-the-field assets, utilities and enterprise IT to deliver contextualized information where it is needed. As a result, companies can make better decisions faster – and achieve a new level of operational intelligence to improve productivity and global competitiveness.
Built on a secure, standard Ethernet infrastructure, The Connected Enterprise is enabled by our Integrated Control and Information portfolio. Our broad, information-enabled portfolio includes the Integrated Architecture®, Intelligent Motor Control, and Solutions and Services.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 384,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
Wind River®, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel® Corporation, is a world leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT). The company’s comprehensive product portfolio, Wind River Helix™, addresses the emerging needs of the IoT, from the secure and managed intelligent devices at the edge, to the gateway, into the critical network infrastructure, and up into the cloud. Wind River technology is found in nearly 2 billion devices and is backed by world-class professional services, award-winning customer support, and the industry’s broadest partner ecosystem. Wind River delivers the technology and expertise that not only enables the deployment of safe, secure, and reliable intelligent systems, but also harnesses the intelligence in those systems to drive innovation and business transformation.
Microsoft Deutschland GmbH was founded in 1983 and is a subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation/Redmond, U.S.A., the world’s largest producer of standard software, services and solutions. In addition to the corporate headquarters in Unterschleissheim near Munich, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH operates six regional offices in Germany and employs more than 2,700 people. Within a network of about 36,500 partner companies, Microsoft supports businesses from all industries and of any size. In May 2003, the European Microsoft Innovation Center (EMIC) was opened in Aachen with the focus on the research areas of IT security, data protection, mobility, mobile applications and web services.
MindSphere is the cloud-based, open IoT operating system from Siemens. The powerful system comes with data analytics and connectivity capabilities, tools for developers, applications and services. As a MindSphere user, you benefit from a comprehensive and cost-effective data hosting platform and virtualized data management that can be deployed very quickly. It helps you to evaluate and utilize your collected data to gain breakthrough insights that drive asset performance, optimize processes and improve your bottom-line. www.siemens.com/mindsphere.
Siemens AG is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is the world leader in automation and pursues Industry 4.0. Siemens is driving forward digital industry by bringing onboard 22,000 software engineers; investing more than $10 billion in U.S. software companies over the past decade; reorienting our portfolio, services and solutions to capture the value of the Internet of Things and Big Data; and rebuilding our entire approach to innovation to rapidly commercialize disruptive technologies. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies. Siemens is a leading supplier of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT.
CSS is a leading cybersecurity company that builds software platforms to securely connect people, applications and devices to business ecosystems. Our cloud platforms facilitate the ability to identify, authenticate, secure and manage digital assets across the Enterprise and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Flexera Software is the leader in Software Monetization, empowering application producers to maximize new and recurring revenue through flexible software licensing, activation, delivery and full lifecycle management of customer usage rights. Our Software Monetization solutions enable rapid adoption of new business models for on-premises, cloud, embedded and mobile applications, streamline quote-to-cash processes, ensure revenue recognition, deliver a positive customer experience and reduce operational costs and complexities.
Vodafone Machine-to-Machine (M2M) connects previously isolated machines or devices to the internet, delivering new functionality and enhanced services without the need for human intervention. Supported by more than 250 dedicated employees, Vodafone’s global M2M platform makes it easy for global businesses to manage centrally M2M deployments across multiple territories, with greater control and at a lower cost than previously possible. In 2014 Vodafone was named global M2M leader by Machina Research, for the third year in a row.
Gadgeon is a leader in Digital Transformation and End-to-End IoT Solution Development. Gadgeon can architect and develop complete systems for IIoT, from end-node devices, to application/ business logic in the cloud, as well as companion mobile app development.
At our booth, we will be demonstrating Delpheon, our innovative framework for Industrial Digital Transformation, allowing factories to accelerate IoT System Realization. Delpheon includes the ability to integrate machine learning/deep learning models for solutions such as predictive maintenance.
The Mentor Graphics Embedded Systems Division enables embedded development for a variety of applications in numerous market segments including IoT, automotive, industrial, medical, smart energy, and consumer electronics. Embedded developers can create systems with the latest processors and micro-controllers with commercially supported and customizable Linux®-based solutions including the industry-leading Sourcery CodeBench and Mentor Embedded Linux® products. For real-time systems, developers can take advantage of the highly scalable, safety-certifiable Nucleus RTOS.
Nymi™ is focused on delivering secure, Always On Authentication™ to the enterprise. Its first product – The Nymi Band™ – is a wearable and biometrically authenticated hard-token that provides multiple authentication factors in a convenient, wireless device. Communicating via NFC and Bluetooth, the Nymi Band is able to provide a high level of data integrity through user presence. Nymi is working with customers in highly-regulated manufacturing industries to integrate the Nymi Band with their MES to remove the burden of authentication from the user while increasing accountability and nonrepudiation.
Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX) is a leading provider of managed enterprise solutions enabling the Internet of Things (IoT). The Company’s solutions produce new revenue streams or create operating efficiencies for its customers. Numerex provides its technology and services through its integrated platforms, which are generally sold on a subscription basis.
The Company offers a portfolio of managed end-to-end IoT solutions including smart devices, network connectivity and service applications capable of addressing the needs of a wide spectrum of vertical markets and industrial customers. The Company’s mission is to empower enterprise operations with world-class, managed IoT solutions that are simple, innovative, scalable, and secure. Numerex is ISO 27001 information security-certified, highlighting the Company’s focus on data security, service reliability and around-the-clock support of its customers. Numerex Corp is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia and organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Beckhoff implements open automation systems based on PC Control technology. The product range covers Industrial PCs, I/O and Fieldbus Components, Drive Technology and automation software. Products that can be used as separate components or integrated into a complete and seamless control system are available for all industries. The Beckhoff “New Automation Technology” philosophy represents universal and open control and automation solutions that are used worldwide in a wide variety of different applications, ranging from CNC-controlled machine tools to intelligent building automation.
An Internet of Things (IoT) company with a unique offering of an end-to-end cloud connectivity platform Loop. Litmus Automation’s vision is to enable organizations who envision the implementation of Internet of Things to seamlessly connect their devices to applications that can generate business value from that data.
Bonsai offers an AI solution that empowers enterprises to build and deploy intelligent systems. By completely automating the management of complex machine learning libraries and algorithms, Bonsai enables enterprises to program AI models that improve system control and enhance real-time decision support. Businesses use these models today to increase automation and improve operational efficiency of industrial systems including robotics, manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, energy and utilities. Based in Berkeley, CA, Bonsai is backed by leading investors including NEA, Microsoft Ventures, ABB, Samsung NEXT and Siemens.
An AI Signal Processing Engineer that identifies events, conditions and anomalies in signal and sensor data. Intended for use by R&D departments at companies creating devices and equipment instrumented with sensors, Reality AI Tools generates detection code that can be incorporated into our customer’s products, running either in the cloud, or at the edge on inexpensive, commodity hardware. Works with any type of sensor, alone or in sensor fusion. Best for higher sample-rate applications. Customers in automotive, industrial and consumer products sectors.
Byond offers IoT Ecossystems for tracking, tracing and monitoring assets and goods of the Manufacturing Industry.
We help companies achieve state-of-the-art accuracy and visibility over their items in transit and inventories, minimizing errors on supply, line stops and location of assets in the plants, with no need of manual labour.
We are part of MIDI Tecnologico, the best incubator in Brazil, funded by Brazil’s top innovation suporter FINEP and already partnered with leading Brazilian industry companies
Fero Labs improves quality and yield while reducing machine downtime in chemical, automative, oil & gas, and metals industry with statistical machine learning. Using Fero software, factory personnel can automatically build ML models that significantly outperform traditional Six Sigma methods. Fero’s white box models are probabilistic and interpretable: the predictions come with confidence estimates and point to the root cause of the problem.