Jul 5: Tech major Infosys Ltd on Thursday announced a new partnership with US-based Siemens PLM Software, a computer software company specializing in 3D & 2D Product Lifecycle Management software, to develop applications and services for MindSphere, the open cloud-based IoT operating system from Siemens.
According to Infosys, MindSphere connects real things (e.g. industrial machinery and equipment) to the digital world and provides powerful industry applications and digital services to help drive business success.
“This partnership between Infosys and Siemens will enable customers to improve competitiveness by leveraging the power of data generated by their devices. Data analytics will enhance efficiencies through capabilities like predictive maintenance and end-to-end factory visibility. Customers will also benefit by monetizing new data-driven services. The initial focus will be on customers in the manufacturing, energy, utilities, healthcare, pharmaceutical, transportation and logistics industries,” the company said.
Infosys will offer end-to-end implementation services for Mindsphere, as well as post-implementation support, it added.
Commenting on the development, Ravi Kumar S, President and Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Infosys, said, “Our new partnership with Siemens for MindSphere perfectly fits into our vision of seeing the physical and digital worlds converge. There is an increasing need for enterprises to accelerate their digital journeys and to deliver new and innovative services. This partnership will help us bring exciting solutions to our customers that combine strategic insights and execution excellence.”