congatec brings German Industry 4.0 expertise to China

by donpedro

The Taiwan located subsidiary of congatec – a leading technology company for embedded computer modules, single board computers and embedded design and manufacturing services – is presenting smart manufacturing IT platforms for ‘Made in China 2025’ (MIC 2025) solutions at CIIF, China International Industry Fair (Hall 6.1H, Booth A065) in Shanghai. These instantly deployable computing platforms enable Chinese machine building and manufacturing systems engineers to develop smart, connected manufacturing equipment as well as robotics and intra-logistics devices with situational awareness for collaborative manufacturing.
The new congatec MIC 2025 platforms are based on embedded motherboards and single board computers as well as Computer/Server-on-Modules, leveraging open standards that are freely accessible all over the world. With congatec acting as a fabless platform vendor, they can facilitate any logistical requirements for Chinese customers wishing to export their MIC 2025 manufacturing solutions globally.
The showcased congatec MIC 2025 computer platforms feature all required interface functionalities and software support for smart connected manufacturing systems – including IIoT based machine control and monitoring as well as maintenance clouds.
One of the various MIC 2025 demonstrations at CIIF includes a presentation featuring virtualized COM Express Type 7 Computer-on-Modules based on the new Intel Atom C3000 platform (code name Denverton) and focusing on the real-time capabilities of virtualized industrial server platforms. The installation is tailored for industrial and carrier-grade cloud, edge and fog servers as well as smart real-time controls, robotics and manufacturing cells that need a virtualized environment to cater for various tasks in parallel. Examples are deterministic, hard real-time machine control; IIoT and cloud connectivity; and horizontal real-time communication in Industry 4.0 environments.
Additional presentations include multifunctional gateway technologies for smart sensor networks which offer all the fundamental gateway logic off-the-shelf and based on open standard initiatives.

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