Telithas announced its cooperation with global full-service IT provider Freudenberg IT on industrial device management, utilizing the Telit deviceWISE IIoT platform. Freudenberg IT (FIT) is part of the Freudenberg group, a global technology group employing more than 40,000 people worldwide. As trusted Cloud partner of Germanys SMB, FIT specializes in industrial shop floor solutions and SAP consulting services, both for the Freudenberg group and external clients.
The cooperation between FIT and Telit will focus on transforming the business service and offerings of manufacturers, enabling them to capitalize on all the benefits of Industrie 4.0. With Telits software platform technology and Industrie 4.0 know-how, paired with FITs integration and implementation expertise in the industrial market, manufacturers can digitize their entire supply chains with ease.
“We are extremely proud about our mutual go-to-market strategy with Freudenberg IT because of their best-in-class expertise in developing Industrie 4.0 solutions. Our complementary offerings provide FIT with real-time manufacturing data, allowing them to offer Industrie 4.0 transformation to end customers,” said Jens Schmolik, Sales Director IoT Services DACH, Telit. “The Telit deviceWISE IIoT platform, with its ability to connect any device to any application, together with the FIT shop floor suite, gives manufacturing companies an easy onramp to the IoT which results in a very fast time to market.”
By utilizing the deviceWISE IIoT platform and the Cloud-based Telit IoT Portal, Freudenberg IT is now able to generate data from devices, machines and programmable logic controllers from all major vendors and make that data immediately available to backend systems, such as SAP. In addition, deviceWISE offers the broadest library of pre-configured drivers for Modbus, OPC DA/UA and other communication protocols, thereby minimizing custom development and coding for faster and easier deployment.
“Looking at the current digital readiness of mid-size and large production companies, it is extremely important for most of them to implement truly success-oriented and holistic IoT approaches right now. Our new partnership with Telit is a perfect example for how to cooperate in the interest of customers. Together we make IoT success tangible,” said Horst Reichardt, CEO Global, Freudenberg IT.