SMS digital is now part of the umati community.
What expectations do you have of umati, what do you expect from the partnership?
Being part of the umati community will allow SMS digital to offer our Learning Steel Plant solutions to the machine tool business speaking the right language. Out of this cooperation, we expect a great exchange from the umati community to create and define new information models on innovative applications in the manufacturing industry.
What advantages does umati offer your company and your customers?
Coming from a long way from the OPC-UA, umati now offers a standardization that makes the data exchange for our analytics easy to use and provides a scale-up to other industries. The adaption and the data processing between machines and Cloud applications with our SMS Data Factory will be simplified and speeded up.
How do you evaluate the expansion of the Umati initiative to the entire mechanical engineering industry?
Making umati available for the whole manufacturing industry is one of the reasons to join the community. A standardized open Interface makes it much easier to build new applications for data analytics in additional industrial fields and offer our experience in Digitalization not only to the steel industry.
About SMS digital
SMS digital is shaping the next industrial revolution with you.
SMS digital is a leading digital solution provider in the metals industry and develops cutting-edge digital technology to achieve operational excellence with optimized processes. As the digital unit of SMS group, SMS digital identifies and creates innovative products for the metals industry, building on the most advanced development techniques, in-depth metallurgical process know-how, and technological expert knowledge. With digital applications using artificial intelligence and machine learning, SMS digital supports customers in implementing IIoT-solutions while disclosing the efficiency potentials of their learning steel plants.