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.

 

 

Shell and Microsoft partner to drive net-zero emission goals

Shell and Microsoft partner to drive net-zero emission goals
Shell
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 September 2020

Organisations will collaborate on AI solutions to help reduce carbon emissions

Greg Bentley and Satya Nadella to speak at Bentley Systems event

Greg Bentley and Satya Nadella to speak at Bentley Systems event
Unsplash/Windows
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 September 2020

The tech experts will discuss infrastructure engineering software and cloud services

BP and Microsoft partner to modernise energy systems

BP and Microsoft partner to modernise energy systems
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 September 2020

BP will use Azure and supply Microsoft with renewable energy to meet its energy goals

Leveraging remote options in uncertain times

Leveraging remote options in uncertain times
ICONICS
By Melissa Topp | 07 September 2020

Manufacturing companies should consider cloud service integration, connected field services and remote expert solutions to ensure business continuity

The cloud, connected field services and remote solutions can ensure manufacturing continuity

CNPC Richfit uses Microsoft HoloLens to improve staff training

CNPC Richfit uses Microsoft HoloLens to improve staff training
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 September 2020

Azure Kinect DK will help CNPC overcome space constraints while training large numbers

Hitachi Construction Machinery uses Annata 365 to strengthen after-sales

Hitachi Construction Machinery uses Annata 365 to strengthen after-sales
Hitachi Construction Machinery
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 August 2020

Dynamics 365-based solution on cloud helps manufacturer to improve profitability

Manufacturing an agile and resilient industry

Manufacturing an agile and resilient industry
iStock
By Jacqui Griffiths | 18 August 2020

Microsoft and its partners are enabling new levels of insight to help manufacturers navigate current challenges and shape the industry’s future

Microsoft is enabling new levels of insight to help manufacturers navigate challenges

Supporting healthcare through collaboration

Supporting healthcare through collaboration
Claranet
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 August 2020

Claranet’s deployment of Microsoft Teams helped Penlon deliver 15,000 ventilators to the National Health Service during the Covid-19 pandemic

Claranet used Teams to help Penlon deliver 15,000 ventilators to the NHS during Covid-19 

How can manufacturers ensure business continuity?

How can manufacturers ensure business continuity?
iStock
By Ravi Gopinath | 30 July 2020

Companies must invest in technologies like the cloud, asset performance management and AI if they want to remain fully operational in challenging times

Investing in cloud, asset performance management and AI is essential to weather challenging times

Microsoft drives hydrogen fuel cell development

Microsoft drives hydrogen fuel cell development
Power Innovation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 July 2020

Clean energy source could provide power for Azure data centres during outages

Inspire 2020: Microsoft takes new steps to be carbon negative by 2030

Inspire 2020: Microsoft takes new steps to be carbon negative by 2030
Unsplash/Tyler Lastovich
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 July 2020

Initiatives will also address environmental issues disproportionately affecting certain communities

Taking product lifecycle management to the next level

Taking product lifecycle management to the next level
Bel Power Solutions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 July 2020

Bluestar PLM’s Microsoft Dynamics-based solution has transformed engineering and manufacturing-related operations at Bel Power Solutions

Bluestar PLM’s Dynamics solution has transformed engineering operations at Bel Power Solutions

Microsoft partners with Land O’Lakes for agricultural innovation

Microsoft partners with Land O’Lakes for agricultural innovation
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 July 2020

Organisations aim to connect consumers and farmers via cloud-based technologies

Hitachi and Microsoft to modernise manufacturing and logistics

Hitachi and Microsoft to modernise manufacturing and logistics
Microsoft and Hitachi
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 June 2020

Firms will collaborate on predictive maintenance and process automation solutions

Leveraging Bentley Systems’ digital twins in the road industry

Leveraging Bentley Systems’ digital twins in the road industry
By Meg Davis | 15 June 2020

Digital counterparts of physical assets can be used to optimise design and performance throughout their lifetime

Digital counterparts of physical assets can optimise design and performance throughout their lifetime

Harnessing data to boost manufacturing margins

Harnessing data to boost manufacturing margins
By Jacqui Griffiths | 11 June 2020

John Merrells of Sight Machine and Neal Meldrum of Microsoft tell us how a holistic, data-led approach unlocks new value opportunities for manufacturers

Sight Machine and Microsoft executives how a data unlocks new value for manufacturers

How to build data flywheels with AVEVA

How to build data flywheels with AVEVA
By Patrick Pando | 08 June 2020

Manufacturers must harness the power of the cloud if they want to generate the data they need to improve operations, increase uptime and improve product quality

Manufacturers must use the cloud to generate data to improve operations, uptime and quality

TalentCloud empowers Chinese farmers with AI and IoT

TalentCloud empowers Chinese farmers with AI and IoT
TalentCloud/Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 May 2020

The Microsoft Azure-based Agro-Brain solution improves food safety and reduces pollution

Bosch is making manufacturing more efficient

Bosch is making manufacturing more efficient
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 May 2020

Reiner Schmohl from Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions explains how one of the firm’s connected sensor devices can transform manufacturing with the power of IoT and Microsoft Azure

Reiner Schmohl explains how the firm’s XDK leverages the power of IoT and Microsoft Azure

Why do manufacturers modernise operations?

Why do manufacturers modernise operations?
By Melissa Topp | 13 May 2020

Companies are implementing new automation solutions to improve speed, performance, interactivity, sustainability, mobility and more

Firms are using automation solutions to improve speed, performance, sustainability and more

When 5G meets the Microsoft Azure cloud

When 5G meets the Microsoft Azure cloud
By Kelly Malone | 12 May 2020

5G is the latest generation of wireless telecommunications connectivity. When teamed with Manifest and the Microsoft Azure cloud, it has the power to transform front-line workers’ jobs

When teamed with Manifest, these solutions can transform front-line workers’ jobs

People-powering the digital workplace

People-powering the digital workplace
By Jacqui Griffiths | 27 April 2020

Microsoft and its partners are helping to transform the manufacturing industry by putting people firmly at the centre

Microsoft and its partners are transforming manufacturing by putting people at the centre

MECOMS BOOST20: webinars for cloud and digital technology

MECOMS BOOST20: webinars for cloud and digital technology
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 April 2020

28 April, 5 May, 12 May 2020

Energy and utilities firms can learn how to improve customer experience and process efficiency

ICONICS provides free access to remote assistance solution for 2020

ICONICS provides free access to remote assistance solution for 2020
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 April 2020

Move aims to help companies address social distancing issues during Covid-19 outbreak

Ricoh uses Microsoft AI to reduce waste and costs

Ricoh uses Microsoft AI to reduce waste and costs
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 April 2020

Azure and machine learning have helped the manufacturer capture and analyse factory data

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