How blockchain can help to prevent odometer fraud
Timo Gessmann is the Director of the Bosch IoT Lab – a cooperation between the University of St. Gallen, ETH Zürich, and Bosch. The Bosch IoT Lab is working on IoT-enabled new business fields. Its focus is on mobility, smart living and working, IoT business models, and blockchain technology.
How to evaluate process and quality data to boost your production
How can you judge the quality of a process and take steps to improve it? The first step is to get a thorough understanding of the process. But I think this shouldn’t be something new for you. However, getting this understanding can be a real challenge sometimes – especially when working with closed processes that are highly complex. Think about the production of manufacturing parts like spark plugs, windshield wipers, or high-pressure pumps! Is there an easy way to create transparency within these production processes?
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Digitalization in manufacturing
Driving digitalization in a traditional manufacturing company – for Frank Sroka, it’s a full-time job. He’s in charge of Industry 4.0 for OSRAM operations. OSRAM’s history stretches back more than a century. “Industry 4.0 is a key issue for OSRAM. There are many ways to approach it: new products, new services,” he says. As a Project Manager, he has already helped the company launch a host of innovations.
8 IoT device management use cases
In the context of IoT the diversity of different devices can be a major challenge. This is where device management comes in, to facilitate the interaction among them. Be it in the context of logistics, agriculture or mobility – IoT device management has many use cases. We take a closer look at eight examples.
Stromnetz Berlin puts Bosch Software Innovations’ IT system into operation
With the IT system for Smart Meter Gateway Administration, meter data management and rollout process management, Stromnetz Berlin has laid important groundwork for the rollout of smart metering systems.