MindSphere Application Centers

Co-creating digital offerings - generating new business with MindSphere

MindSphere Application Centers have been designed to develop new business models, digital solutions and services as well as industrial applications in focus verticals using MindSphere.   The MindSphere Application Centers are close to where customers operate and focus on a certain market vertical.   The aim is to offer digital offerings that add real value to customer operations.


MindSphere is the open, cloud-based IoT operating system from Siemens that lets you connect your machines and physical infrastructure to the digital world.

On this platform that is offered as a service (PaaS), applications and digital services can be developed, operated and provided.

As a result, the immense amount of data produced by an asset, a plant or a larger infrastructure can be quickly and efficiently collected as well as analyzed and thus contribute to optimization. In addition, MindSphere offers a cost-effective entry phase, and it is fully operational in a very short time.

Focus Areas

The MindSphere Application Centers concentrate on the following verticals:

  • Airports
  • Automotive & Electronics
  • Battery Technology
  • Buildings
  • Chemicals and Pharma
  • Cities
  • Distribution System Operations
  • Distributed Energy Systems
  • Energy Management
  • Food & Beverage
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Industrial Services
  • Machine Tool Builders
  • Minerals, Cement and Fiber
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power Utilities
  • Pumps, Fans & Compressors 
  • Rail Mobility & Infrastructure
  • Road Mobility & Infrastructure
  • Water & Waste Water

Customer proximity

Each MindSphere Application Center focuses on a certain market vertical. The employees have domain know-how in the respective verticals and experience in analyzing data. As the MindSphere Application Centers are focused on specific challenges in a certain segment, they are very customer outcome focused and can react flexibly to customer requests.


MindSphere Application Centers are close to where customers are – that allows employees to learn about customer headaches and work on solving them. In fact, a MindSphere Application Center could even be on customer’s premises. 


One of the most valuable outputs of the MindSphere Application Centers are concrete customer offerings (digital services or applications) and customer references. The customer references describe how Siemens was able to solve a customer’s problem, and they are examples of what works and what customers are willing to pay for.

Going global

MindSphere Application Centers around the globe

Getting closer to our customers with our MindSphere Application Centers.