SMF is a German non-profit SME, a front runner in ICT innovations in manufacturing-related processes and one of the initiators of Germany ‘s Industry 4.0. The manufacturer-independent R&D demo platform is unique in Europe and establishes a big network of industrial and research partners. Its major asset for this project is the knowledge in all topics related with CPS communication and architectures in industrial environments, IoT and Data Analytics.
Main role within the project
SMF will contribute to WP1 by supporting in the definition of requirements for ICPS. SMF will be focused on the communication of cyber Physical Systems (WP2) and the data analytics concepts in WP3. SMF will also contribute in WP8 through the participation in conferences and exploiting and taking advantage of the strong SMF dissemination channels and network.