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Questions and answers regarding Industry 4.0 and automation

Industry 4.0, also known as Smart Industry or industrial automation, is something that everyone seems to be involved in. Nevertheless, we’ve noticed that there are still a lot of questions about it. And sometimes there are also misunderstandings. We hope that this page will clear up a few of them but, of course, it is impossible to provide a complete overview here. If you have any questions or requests, please contact us!

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Industry 4.0: What can you do with it?

Machines, devices, sensors, and people are connected and communicate with one another. This leads to better product quality, increased productivity, and better cost management.

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Industry 4.0: how do you start?

Record all process data in one location, determine what you want to achieve, focus on that, start small and take the subsequent steps from there


How can automation lower your production costs?

Monitoring of your machines makes predictable maintenance possible, you can improve your energy management and use less manpower.


How can automation help you work more safely?

You can automate work in dangerous places, less maintenance is needed (= more safety) and you can instruct employees safely.


How can automation improve the quality of your machines?

Data analysis helps to prevent production faults, you can test in advance with simulations and by designing digitally you can optimise machines quickly.

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How can you make machines smarter in an affordable way?

In Smart Industry everything revolves around software. Instead of building new, you can upgrade existing machinery and you can use smart software modules.


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Under the name of industrial intelligence, we bring together our expertise in the areas of industrial automation, systems engineering, embedded and application software, data mining, and algorithms.

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