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Research and Development

From Raw Data to Refined Resource

The age of Industry 4.0 revolves around one resource: data.

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Current Issue FUTUR 2/2023: Data


Research and Development

All Hands on Deck

Today, those who develop complex products do so using data and collaborative methods. Gaia-X aims to provide the framework for this.



Data Must Move up the Agenda

The Managing Directors of the Business Associations Berlin-Brandenburg, Alexander Schirp and Sven Weickert, explain how.


Research and Development

A Sustainability Leaderboard

Benchmarking greenhouse gas emissions enables quick comparisons of sustainable business developments.


Research and Development

Virtual Testing – Real Savings

The enVAR software accurately translates designs into virtual environments, enabling better collaboration within teams.


Research and Development

Learning from Nature

Data-driven solutions for a more sustainable and resource-efficient production are being developed at Fraunhofer IPK – inspired by principles from nature.


Research and Development

Spotlight on Data Selection

Often, only a fraction of the available data points is sufficient to evaluate process quality, but they must be the right ones.


Alumni column

Giants, Sustainably Manufactured

Life cycle assessments support zero-defect manufacturing, even when dealing with massive products like ship engines.

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