Sick and Trumpf form Industry 4.0 alliance

Sick AG is an original partner of Axoom, an IT service provider founded by the laser and machine tool manufacturer Trumpf. 

Therefore, as a leading providers of intelligent technology, with many years of experience in engineering and logistics environments, Axoom and Sick are working together on developing the ideal ways to integrate Sick sensors into the digital platform. 

Bernhard Müller, Management Board Industry 4.0 at Sick AG said: “The added value of industry 4.0 is only afforded by solid and reliable information. Together with Axoom, we are integrating this intelligent sensor information seamlessly and directly at company control level. And when you look at it like that, it's fair to say that sensor intelligence enables industry 4.0.”

Florian Weigmann, CEO at Axoom added: “Axoom is easy to operate, capable of connecting all machine manufacturers, and offers scope for expansion on a modular basis. It also comes with extra added value in the form of partner solutions. This is exactly why we're delighted to have Sick AG as a partner to work with us on our journey toward industry 4.0.”