SAP Partners with Kuka to Integrate Robotics into the SAP Network

Published by , May 1, 2017 12:18 pm

(InsideSAP)  SAP and intelligent automation solutions supplier KUKA have partnered to integrate KUKA robotics into the SAP network, increasing the agility of production processes and automation, with a focus on manufacturing and mechanical engineering in the automotive sector. SAP and KUKA plan to develop KUKA robot applications based on the SAP Leonardo Internet of Things (IoT) platform and KUKA robots will be integrated into the SAP Cloud Platform. The objective is to enable organisations to better evaluate predictive maintenance scenarios and monitor factory floors.
“By seamlessly integrating automation solutions from KUKA and selected solutions from our SAP Leonardo IoT platform and SAP Connected Manufacturing software, we can make a significant contribution to driving closer the integration of top floor and shop floor in manufacturing,” said Dr. Tanja Rueckert, executive vice president, IoT and digital supply chain, SAP.

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