HCL, Siemens collaborate on Industry 4.0 solutions
IT services company HCL Technologies is collaborating with Siemens on Industry 4.0 solutions.
HCL will be able to offer Siemens' MindSphere solutions to its customers across various sectors, and the companies will work together on the development and innovation of the platform.
The global partnership with Siemens on Mindsphere, a cloud-based open Internet of things (IOT) operating system, comprises technology, application development, connectivity solutions, system integration and go-to-market strategy.
GH Rao, president, Engineering and R&D Services, HCL Technologies, says: "We are seeing traction in Industry 4.0 initiatives as our manufacturing customers leverage automation, cyber-physical systems, and IOT technologies, to create 'smart' ecosystems."
Paul Kaeley, SVP, Global Partner Eco-system, Siemens PLM Software, believes HCL is a strong partner that brings scalability and a global footprint to the mix.
HCL's offerings fit well into Siemens' industrial products and platform range, Kaeley concludes.