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  • Nov 28, 2017 11:41 am EST
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S., Siemens Digital Factory
    Making beer is an art – but here’s where artists and brewers differ: An artist who creates a masterpiece will move on to a new project in a different style. A brewer who creates a winning beer makes that same recipe over and over again. Making great beer is all about consistency. Advanced automation, including both hardware and software, designed with that in mind. It’s about giving beer makers the tools to master the art of repetition.more...
  • Nov 27, 2017 1:51 pm EST
    Steve Bashada, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Cloud and Data Services
    The internet of things – IoT – has had its fair share of hype. By now, our customers have heard it all. They’ve heard about the exponential growth in connected devices (from eight billion today to a trillion by 2030). They’ve heard about the potential value added to global industry ($5 trillion by 2025). And they’ve particularly heard what the IoT can mean to them: transforming data into knowledge, and that knowledge into value.more...
  • Oct 4, 2017 10:14 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S.
    Companies that don’t give value to society shouldn’t exist. The most competitive business strategies strive to make a difference. This is what Siemens believes, and why the company launched its Business to Society platform. Blog posts in this series, like the one below, capture a key part of what Business to Society means to Siemens: It’s about addressing some of America’s biggest challenges as part of the company’s core business strategy. Siemens’ 50,more...
  • Aug 4, 2017 11:00 am EDT
    Tony Hemmelgarn, CEO, Siemens PLM Software
    On August 6, 2012, after eight months hurtling through space at 13,000 mph, the Mars rover Curiosity successfully landed on Mars. Originally designed to operate for two years, the Curiosity has exceeded every expectation. Today, we are proud to congratulate NASA on the 5th Anniversary of Curiosity.more...
  • Jul 10, 2017 10:30 am EDT
    Doug Riley, Siemens Digital Factory, Account Manager
    As Seen in The State, originally posted on Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 It’s an exciting time in the world of manufacturing, and South Carolina has once again set itself apart with its commitment to the growing list of manufacturing companies that call our state home.more...
  • Jun 30, 2017 10:00 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S.
    It’s an exciting time to learn about the world of manufacturing, and just last week, South Carolina, once again, set itself apart to show its commitment to the companies that call it home by announcing several workforce development initiatives.more...
  • Jun 15, 2017 9:00 am EDT
    Ryan Jarvis, Lead, Food & Beverage Vertical, Siemens Digital Factory, U.S.
    In my new role in leading Siemens U.S. Digital Factory Food & Beverage vertical, I’m excited about the challenge it affords, and it brings to mind my days serving as a volunteer coach for youth football in my hometown of Clarkston, MI. Organized chaos! Take a group of people, get team buy-in, instill a process and culture for success, then work together as a team to reach our desired outcome. Throughout the season you come across obstacles that are difficult tomore...
  • Jun 5, 2017 11:00 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S.
    A decade ago, the phrases “digital twin” and “virtual reality” might have seemed more like hype than reality. Today, as Chief Executive recently reported, manufacturers are leveraging digitalization to get to market faster and reduce engineering costs. Now, as digital tools and data become the new currency, companies without a long-term digitalization strategy are worried about being left behind. This was the clear message conveyed by a new study conducted by Longitudemore...
  • May 31, 2017 11:30 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S.
    Just weeks ago, the legendary 1980s movie Top Gun celebrated the 30th anniversary of its release.  It would go on to become a classic, from the actors who starred in it, to the memorable soundtrack and the numerous one-liners.  Everyone remembers the iconic Maverick-Goose quote, “I feel the need - the need for speed.”  More than a quarter of a century later, this one-liner is likely to be the mantra in boardrooms across the globe, from Tesla and Newport Newsmore...
  • Mar 13, 2017 10:00 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S.
    On March 22-24, thousands of manufacturing executives will gather in Detroit at the Manufacturing in America Conference, sharing best practices that are helping to transform the industrial landscape.  Detroit is at the center of Internet of Things, where the entire automotive ecosystem is embracing modernization through advanced automation and digitalization – a best practice in itself that other industries are following.more...