Manufacturing companies are facing huge challenges
Across the globe, initiatives such as Industrie 4.0 and Internet of Things (IoT) are being driven by fundamental challenges which manufacturers have to master.
The holistic approach to optimize the entire value chainThe Digital Enterprise Suite enables manufacturing companies to streamline and digitalize their entire business process, seamlessly integrating suppliers into the mix. They can begin at any point of their value chain, from product design to service, and can extend digitalization gradually, depending on their current needs.
Siemens’ answer to Industrie 4.0Specific solutions, specific products, specific benefits – the Digital Enterprise Suite enables digital enterprises to create a digital image of their entire value chains. The resulting intelligent data model (digital twin) enables ideation and optimization in the virtual world and streamlines the process of making ideas a reality.
Digital Twin of the entire value chain
The holistic approach upon which Siemens’ solutions are based cover the entire lifecycle of products and production processes and – when used together with the Digital Enterprise Suite – result in a digital twin.
Digital Enterprise Suite – Siemens’ answer to Industrie 4.0
Siemens covers all major Industrie 4.0 requirements with the Digital Enterprise Suite – a comprehensive portfolio of integrated software and automation systems for discrete industries.
At its core is Teamcenter: a collaborative platform and data backbone that integrates Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), MES/MOM (Manufacturing Execution System/Manufacturing Operations Management), Totally Integrated Automation (TIA), and Lifecycle and Data Analytics (MindSphere , the cloud-based, open IoT operating system from Siemens).