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Microsoft at Hannover Messe 2017

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April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017

Delivering Excellence in Digital Manufacturing, Today

Thank you for making the presence at Hannover Messe such a great success! Together with our customers and partners, we welcomed attendees to our Digital Transformation showcase, where innovative, in production solutions were taking center stage and demonstrating how jointly we are delivering already today EXCELLENCE in Digital Manufacturing and help:

  • Engage your customers and all key stakeholders across your value chain
  • Empower your employees and help them turn into digital heroes
  • Optimize your operations in this Digital Factory era
  • Transform your products and spur new business models

See the details below about how together with a few select customers and partners we are disrupting our industry and leading this digital Excellence: our exhibit show floor was all about showing and telling how these customers are already transformed and the impact of their digital transformation.

Stay tuned for the planning of our presence at Hannover Messe 2018!

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Microsoft Engagement Activities Recap at Hannover Messe 2017

Please note the below activities took place at Hannover Messe during April 24-28.

Engage With Our Microsoft in Manufacturing Executives
Meet first hand with Microsoft thought leaders and industry experts during your visit to Hannover Messe 2017.

Microsoft Curated Booth Tours
Customers and partners shared world-class digital manufacturing implementations across the value networks focusing on key concepts such as Dual Strategy and Digital Twins. Showcases also span multiple scenarios: predictive maintenance, industrial automation for example and technology showcases included mixed reality with Microsoft HoloLens, IIoT, industrial robotics, just to name a few.

Microsoft’s Envisioning Center
Hear Microsoft manufacturing experts share how we’ve applied advanced technology in our own manufacturing operations and see a forward looking vision of additional intelligent applications in field service and beyond.  This overview set the stage for deeper conversations about digital transformation and highlighted some of the technologies demonstrated in showcase areas throughout the booth.

Microsoft Booth Theater
Learn from Microsoft experts, partners, and customers at the Microsoft booth theater how together we are transforming the manufacturing industry and how you too can jump or accelerate your digital transformation.

Microsoft Customers That Showcased In Production Solutions at Hannover Messe 2017

Delivering Excellence in Manufacturing, today together with Microsoft are the following customers:

  • Bosch Rexroth demonstrated a digital factory end to end.
  • Comau demonstrated a new era of automation: open, intuitive, friendly and easy to use, based on human-robot collaboration.
  • Daimler Trucks (North America Truck) showcased a connected fleet management solution that enables over-the-air engine updates and brought truck performance data to the cloud in a secure way.
  • DMG Mori demonstrated together with Sandvik Coromant how to improve existing industrial production processes.
  • Ecolab demonstrated how their water management tool helps improve manufacturing while minimizing environmental impact.
  • Jabil demonstrated how they accelerate product creation through ideation, to design to production using IoT-enabled service management.
  • Sarcos Robotics demonstrated how robots can increase safety in the workplace.
  • Tetra Pak demonstrated how they use cutting-edge digital tools and innovations like connected machines and data analytics to bring value to their customer.
  • Sandvik Coromant demonstrated how they are integrating industrial machine learning technology replicate the skills of experienced technicians.
  • Siemens MindSphere built scalable IoT solutions on Microsoft’s Azure cloud and will showcase how new applications and augmented reality can improve the production process and provide preventative maintenance.
  • thyssenkrupp demonstrated how augmented reality can expedite engineering and production processes.
  • Volkswagen demonstrated how augmented reality helps them develop prototypes of new cars.

Microsoft Partners at Hannover Messe 2017

Delivering Excellence in Manufacturing, today together with Microsoft are the following partners:

Platinum Partners
Rockwell Automation Logo OSIsoft Logo


Gold Partners
accenture logo avanade logo
Icertis applied cloud logo cosmo consult logo
 beckhoff logo copadata logo
 promx logo  


Silver Partners
 ebecs logo iconics logo
 MR logo Software MM Logo
 ML PA logo Orbis Logo
Yokogawa Logo zuhlke logo


April 24, 2017
April 28, 2017
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