Tailored and scalable combination of software, hardware and expertise
Ismaning, February 10, 2021 – Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), introduces an enlarged portfolio of SUSiEtec holistic digitalization solutions, enabling machine builders, system integrators and manufacturers to more quickly, easily and affordably achieve their digital transformation goals.
Machine builders and operators look to streamline operations, increase efficiencies and generate new revenue streams. This task is becoming more and more challenging as this requires the integration of processes, people and technology.
The Kontron SUSiEtec holistic digitalization solutions are focused on solving these complexities and challenges of ongoing digital transformation by providing a tailored combination of hard- and software for industries like e.g. Automation, Transportation, Medical or Smart Energy. To this end, the enlarged SUSiEtec digitalization portfolio now allows straightforward access to all the necessary IoT/embedded computer hardware, software tools and software development environment. This comes along with the necessary consulting and industry specialist skills including installation and operation support – all from one single source.
At the same time, SUSiEtec focuses on unlocking new value by making the best use of existing and new data sources. Connectivity between products, machines and collaboration between people across the complete industrial value chain are the enabling factors of digitalization.
Combined with SUSiEtec’s latest AI-enabled predictive analytics solutions, users can leverage exponentially growing data volumes for gaining unprecedented insights based on highly accurate actionable data. As one outcome manufacturing productivity can be shifted to a higher level through real-time quality inspection, improved asset management and predictive maintenance.
We recognize that for many machine builders, manufacturers and system integrators the road to digital transformation is extremely challenging. When it comes to the growing market demands for customer-centricity, scalability and flexibility especially smaller and medium size organizations are facing a lack of experienced ressources”, says Bernhard Günthner, EVP IoT Software at Kontron S&T. “Using Kontron´s SUSiEtec solutions for holistic digitalization our customers uniquely benefit from the combination of deep know-how and innovative technology. Our experienced teams are helping them to develop and drive their individual and affordable digitalization strategy.”
He further adds: “Kontron is the only European ECT company being able to comprehensively deliver scalable, secure end-to-end digital transformation solutions from one single source. So our customers can focus on their core business as we take care of the implementation of their digitalization.”
David Humphrey, Research Director at ARC Advisory Group comments: “The integration of physical devices/assets with people, data and business systems is the catalyst of digital transformation. With everything connected, it’s important to take a holistic IoT-driven approach to improve visibility and unlock new value by making the best use of both existing and new data sources. A key success factor for seamless integration between OT and IT is the support of a supplier with years of industry experience that can provide proven hardware and software products, customized connectivity solutions with end-to-end security, and an understanding of revenue-based business models.”