At a glance
Smart networked factory
The fourth industrial revolution is in full flow: Smart machines that are networked with one another are to be found in an ever-increasing number of mass production factories. Thanks to artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT), they work more efficiently and reliably than regular machinery. Industry 4.0 paves the way to the factory of the future and in doing so also makes new business models possible — for industries and companies worldwide.