Hannover Messe 2019

Welcome to the home page for our Hannover Messe 2019 special coverage.

Claim your free subscription to the digital edition of The Record quarterly magazine. Printed copies of the magazine will also be available, while stocks last, at the HMI 2019 media centre.

Read our feature article from the Spring 2019 issue of The Record magazine: "Power to the people", which explores the technology advances and innovations in intelligent manufacturing that Microsoft is demonstrating at Hannover Messe, and that are delivering game-changing breakthroughs.

Below you will find all of our latest news and reports from the show as it progresses, as well as insights and reports into the latest technology that is digitally transforming the industrial sector.

 

 

Ford and Microsoft trial quantum computing to reduce congestion

Ford and Microsoft trial quantum computing to reduce congestion
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 December 2019

Simulations will enable satellite navigation firms to optimise routes for drivers

Sulzer chooses Akumina to improve workforce communication

Sulzer chooses Akumina to improve workforce communication
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 December 2019

Engineering firm will use the employee experience platform to create a modern intranet

ICONICS leverages data to support digital transformation

ICONICS leverages data to support digital transformation
By Jacqui Griffiths | 02 December 2019

Firm helped Danish engineering company reduce costs and waste, and improve overall efficiency

Firm helped a Danish engineering company reduce costs and waste, and improve overall efficiency 

Hillphoenix improves accuracy, efficiency and analytics with Nintex

Hillphoenix improves accuracy, efficiency and analytics with Nintex
By Jacqui Griffiths | 27 November 2019

Firms are using Microsoft SharePoint to digitise product defect-related issues and enhance customer service

Firms are using Microsoft SharePoint to digitise product defect-related issues

Microsoft and EY are helping firms achieve optimal performance

Microsoft and EY are helping firms achieve optimal performance
By Jacqui Griffiths | 25 November 2019

As the cloud becomes more popular and accessible, EY believes the development of smart factories will accelerate

EY believes smart factories will develop more quickly as the cloud becomes more accessible

Baker Hughes, C3.ai and Microsoft join to bring AI to energy sector

Baker Hughes, C3.ai and Microsoft join to bring AI to energy sector
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 November 2019

Joint offerings will enable energy companies to operate more safely, reliably and sustainably

Thermon is transforming customer relationships with Episerver

Thermon is transforming customer relationships with Episerver
By Jacqui Griffiths | 20 November 2019

A new easy-to-use and scalable content management system enabled the heating solutions provider to dramatically increase satisfaction levels

A new content management system enabled the heating solutions provider to increase satisfaction 


Getting closer to business processes with ICONICS

Getting closer to business processes with ICONICS
By Melissa Topp | 15 November 2019

Manufacturers can use new augmented reality and cloud services integration to meet their operational needs

Manufacturers can use augmented reality and cloud services to meet their operational needs

Tata Communications and Microsoft drive connected car development

Tata Communications and Microsoft drive connected car development
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 November 2019

Joint efforts will help manufacturers to create solutions faster and more cost-effectively

Maintaining your manufacturing mojo with ATS Global

Maintaining your manufacturing mojo with ATS Global
By Jacqui Griffiths | 14 November 2019

The firm’s customers can find success in Industry 4.0 by reducing downtime and increasing data visibility with ATS Bus

Customers can find success in Industry 4.0 with the firm’s ATS Bus

How Unilever has become more data driven thanks to Microsoft

How Unilever has become more data driven thanks to Microsoft
By Jacqui Griffiths | 13 November 2019

IoT, Azure, Power BI, PowerApps, Teams and more are enabling the firm to increase productivity, empower employees with better communication and support its commitment to sustainability

IoT, Azure and more are helping the firm support productivity and its commitment to sustainability

Bizagi is flipping smart manufacturing upside-down

Bizagi is flipping smart manufacturing upside-down
By Jacqui Griffiths | 06 November 2019

Firm’s Microsoft Azure-native solution enabled Geesinknorba to design, optimise and automate its waste management processes by building model-driven process applications

Firm’s Azure solution enabled Geesinknorba to optimise its waste management

ExxonMobil is optimising oil and gas operations with Microsoft

ExxonMobil is optimising oil and gas operations with Microsoft
By Jacqui Griffiths | 05 November 2019

XTO Energy subsidiary is using technologies like Dynamics, Azure and machine learning to improve capital efficiency and support Permian production growth

XTO Energy subsidiary is using digital technologies to improve efficiency and production

Facing up to fraud with Bottomline Technologies

Facing up to fraud with Bottomline Technologies
By Julien Laurent | 05 November 2019

Fraudsters are often attracted to manufacturing firms, but consistent monitoring and better collaboration can effectively reduce the risks

Manufacturers can attract fraudsters, but consistent monitoring and collaboration can reduce the risks

Internet of Things 4 Critical Assets Europe Summit

Internet of Things 4 Critical Assets Europe Summit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 October 2019

20-21 November 2019; Munich

Bringing together digital transformation leaders to drive the use of the industrial internet of things

Porsche Holdings adopts Microsoft 365 and Teams

Porsche Holdings adopts Microsoft 365 and Teams
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 October 2019

Automotive firm is using the tech to improve employee communication and collaboration

Ferranti extends MECOMS 365 for Italian energy retail

Ferranti extends MECOMS 365 for Italian energy retail
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 October 2019

With help from Utilia, MECOMS4ITA will innovate and digitise the country’s utilities market

Airbus is reaching new heights with mixed reality

Airbus is reaching new heights with mixed reality
By Jacqui Griffiths | 16 October 2019

HoloLens 2 will be instrumental in helping the firm meet its targets and train staff effectively

Microsoft partners with USDA to help farmers leverage AI

Microsoft partners with USDA to help farmers leverage AI
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 October 2019

Data-driven agriculture programme ‘FarmBeats’ will facilitate more sustainable food production

How can manufacturers manage rapidly changing costs?

How can manufacturers manage rapidly changing costs?
By Mike James | 08 October 2019

It only takes a few words from the world’s most powerful for exchange rates to shift. With this in mind, firms need to put measures in place to manage ever fluctuating costs

Firms need to put measures in place to manage instant changes in pricing

Becoming paperless and profitable with Bottomline Technologies

Becoming paperless and profitable with Bottomline Technologies
By David Leonard | 27 September 2019

Partial document visibility can impede progress and efficiency across the manufacturing supply chain. A document management system can help overcome those challenges and drive business value

A document management system can overcome visibility challenges and drive business value

Schlumberger, Chevron and Microsoft to transform energy sector

Schlumberger, Chevron and Microsoft to transform energy sector
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 September 2019

Firms will build Azure-based applications to better analyse data and obtain meaningful insights

How is digital transformation shaping manufacturing 4.0?

How is digital transformation shaping manufacturing 4.0?
By Alyssa Putzer | 16 September 2019

Robotic process automation is one of the key drivers behind improving operations in the industry

ARC Industry Forum: driving digital transformation in industry and cities

ARC Industry Forum: driving digital transformation in industry and cities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 September 2019

3-6 February 2020; Orlando, Florida

Attendees can discover how digitalisation will benefit technology end users and suppliers

Empowering a safe and collaborative culture

Empowering a safe and collaborative culture
By Lindsay James | 09 September 2019

Northumbrian Water uses a Nintex-based solution to promote water safety and regulatory compliance

Northumbrian Water uses a Nintex-based solution to promote water safety and regulatory compliance

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