Bosch solutions for the connected industry

Bosch already has all the relevant enablers for Industry 4.0 in its portfolio and offers a wide range of hardware and software solutions.

A machine and product-independent MES solution which is expandable and adaptable regarding production needs and requirements
Software solutions

IT Shopfloor Solutions — from the sensor to the cloud

Industry 4.0 made easy with IT Shopfloor Solutions: scalable hardware and software solutions, engineering, service, and training from a single source.

For the ideal interaction of humans, machines, IT and processes

Easy to use in a modular design: the IT Shopfloor Solutions transform production facilities into intelligent factories. Thanks to Shopfloor Automation with a modern operating system and a comprehensive function library, control systems are upgraded for i4.0, while Shopfloor Management delivers all information for transparent analysis, planning, and monitoring of production in real-time.

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  • Scalable technology, modular functions
  • High transparency in production along the value chain
  • Flexible connectivity from the sensor to the cloud
  • Increase in efficiency and quality
  • Software independent of products and machines
  • Intelligent machines with intuitive operation
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Software solutions

Sensor Cloud: for wireless connected production

Sensor Cloud is the ideal basis for cloud-based sensor networks — to connect your tools and machinery in the field and generate value-adding services.

Get your systems ready for Industry 4.0, connect existing and new data sources

Sensor Cloud stands for the user-friendly management and configuration of sensors, quick and especially secure and powerful integration of any new data source, as well as the analysis of sensor data — targeting towards high transparency in your value streams. Bosch infrastructure guarantees the highest security standards. A user-based pricing model (SaaS) gets you off to a cost-effective start.

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  • Platform for cloud-based sensor networks, highest security standards guaranteed
  • Secure integration of any sensor, user-friendly analysis of your sensor data
  • Generate transparency in your value streams
  • Add value with new manufacturing and logistics services
  • User-based pricing model (SaaS) gets you off to a cost-effective start
  • Starter kits to make getting started easier
Production Performance Manager — How to systematically improve machine availability.
Software solutions

Production Performance Manager

Production Performance Manager — how to systematically improve machine availability.

Production Performance Manager — the intelligent way to work with machine data

The Production Performance Manager is a production information system which stabilizes and optimizes machine KPIs. This software solution visualizes production data in near real-time and sends tailor-made reports to the concerned associates in respect to their role in the production process and the nature of the deviation.

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  • Optimized data access and central data analysis
  • Better application of expert know-how
  • Independent realization of use cases for machine monitoring
  • Less downtime thanks to live data analysis and implementation of service processes
  • Open standards for easy integration of machines and systems
  • Extendable modules: ticket manager and production rules configurator
Manufacturing Analytics Tools and Services support manufacturing companies to analyze existing production data and generate added value.
Software solutions

Manufacturing Analytics Tools and Services

Manufacturing Analytics Tools and Services support manufacturing companies to analyze existing production data and generate added value.

Manufacturing Analytics: analyze your production data, generate added value

The Manufacturing Analytics portfolio comprises not just multi-stage services for individual analytics projects all the way up to automatic deployment of predictive models but also tools geared towards the typical problems encountered in production scenarios (e.g. tools for test time reduction). These tools help users and suppliers generate added value from the analysis of their production data.

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  • Improve quality: analysis of process quality, testing effort, root causes of scrap and rework, and field data
  • Boost performance/increase output: reducing calibration, test and cycle times
  • Reduce maintenance costs
Remote Service Manager: an open and integrated solution for remote services.
Software Solutions

Remote Service Manager

Remote Service Manager: an open and integrated solution for remote services.

Remote Service Manager — secure remote access to distributed machinery.

Disruptions have to be resolved rapidly, since unplanned equipment and plant downtime can quickly become costly. The Remote Service Manager is the perfect system platform for utilizing remote services securely and efficiently. A secure remote connection allows service technicians to complete launch, diagnostic, and maintenance work even faster and more efficiently than before.

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  • Boost to efficiency and quality of maintenance services
  • Real-time support for commissioning, functional testing, and system diagnostics
  • Rapid error diagnosis and fault correction
  • Prompt installation of new machine and equipment software
  • Safeguarding of current equipment configuration in case of any disruptions
  • Minimized maintenance costs and downtime
The Energy Platform by Bosch provides a comprehensive overview of energy consumption and costs
Software solutions

Energy Platform

The Energy Platform by Bosch provides a comprehensive overview of energy consumption and costs.

Save energy and costs with the Energy Platform

Energy costs are a major factor in manufacturing enterprises. The Energy Platform provides a full breakdown of energy consumption and costs — for the whole facility or individual machines. The modules of the platform can be perfectly tailored to your requirements and used to record, visualize, and control the energy consumption of your overall production.

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  • Energy consumption monitoring
  • Improved resource efficiency
  • Reduced CO₂-emissions and costs
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Software solutions

Rexroth IoT Gateway

The IoT Gateway enables a simple exchange of data between existing and new production machines with IT applications.

Fast and flexible connection of machines to Industry 4.0

Network new and existing machines cost efficiently and optimize production processes and product quality: The IoT Gateway makes it easy to connect to Industry 4.0 environments without intervening in the automation logic. The precisely coordinated combination of control hardware and software collects sensor and process data and enables process data analysis.

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  • Boost productivity and efficiency
  • Plug-and-run in three steps
  • Modularity for individual requirements
  • Scalable and robust control hardware
  • Future-proof with open software architecture
The TDL brings transparency to supply chains. Parameters such as temperature, humidity, shock and tilt are recorded and visualized.
Logistics and manufacturing

Transport Data Logger

The TDL brings transparency to supply chains. Parameters such as temperature, humidity, shock, and tilt are recorded and visualized.

The Transport Data Logger — brings transparency to your supply chain

The TDL is the cost-effective, simple, all-purpose, and reliable way to bring transparency to the entire supply chain, with the usual Bosch quality. Since the limits of each recorded parameter can be individually configured, any transgression of these limits is traceable and clearly assignable throughout the entire supply chain — which gives you a good sense of transparency and control.

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  • Creation of transparency within the entire supply chain
  • Easy installation with a well-designed mounting concept
  • Simplified visualization via a mobile app
Track & Trace is a Solution Set, which uses sensors to monitor the position and the condition of transported goods along the supply chain.
Logistics and manufacturing

Track and Trace

Track and Trace is a solution, which uses sensors to monitor the position and the condition of transported goods along the supply chain.

End-to-end transparency with Track and Trace

Track and Trace helps you to always keep track of the position and condition of sensitive, high-quality, or manufacturing critical goods in your supply chain. Track and Trace immediately informs you in individually definable alerts about quality-related events in your supply chain and enables you to adjust your production accordingly.

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  • Transparent value stream
  • Early detection of quality-reducing risks
  • Higher quality, reduced testing costs
The XDK enables professional users and developers to directly create applications for the internet of things (IoT).
Field level equipment

Cross Domain Development Kit XDK 110

The XDK enables professional users and developers to directly create applications for the internet of things (IoT).

Rapid prototyping of IoT products with the XDK 110

The Cross Domain Development Kit XDK 110 is a wireless sensor device that enables rapid prototyping of sensor based products and applications for the internet of things (IoT). With state of the art sensor technology and ready-to-use software packages it enables you to immediately start an internet of things application.

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  • All-in-one scalable hardware platform enables time and cost-effective prototyping
  • Ready-to-use software: there is no need for component selection, hardware assembly, or deployment of a real-time operating system
  • PC-based development tools make it an easy to work tool for any developer
Predictive Maintenance
Software Solutions

Predictive Maintenance

Simultaneous datas are taken from the equipment being followed to ensure that maintenance is performed correctly and adequately before breakdown.

Predictive Maintenance

  • Increased efficiency of equipment
  • Regular maintenance
  • Downtime reduction
  • It gives 8% and more stability than preventive maintenance
  • Increase in energy saving
  • Reduction of employee workload