Recently, BMW announced that it will not use the production facilities of VDL Nedcar from 2023 onwards. How a disappointment pushed VDL Nedcar to Industry 4.0 with a more flexible and smart factory.
As of June 20th, the Eindhoven(NL)-based software company Unit040 has a strategic partnership agreement with tech giant Unity Technologies. Unit040’s software platform – Prespective – facilitates users in making Digital Twins of their (complex) systems, ranging from machines to entire production facilities. This innovative technology has a bright future ahead and Unit040 has set [...]
For the last 30 years innovation has been driven by hardware, with software playing an enabling role. Today, the move towards large scale digitalization is reversing these roles, with software driven innovation and hardware becoming increasingly commoditized.