Siemens on AWS
A global leader in electrification, automation, and digitization, Siemens AG has driven innovation across industries for nearly 175 years. Siemens uses an array of AWS services to carry on that tradition of transformation—bringing IIOT to railways and factories, developing intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems, implementing AI into its cybersecurity platform, and more.
Siemens AG Launches Industry-Leading EnergyIP MDM Application on AWS
Siemens decided it was time to modernize its EnergyIP meter data management (MDM) application, which enables more than 200 electricity, gas, and water utility companies to manage more than 90 million meters. For the past 20 years, Siemens has offered on-premises EnergyIP MDM, but recently the company recognized it could improve computing efficiency and customer service by offering a cloud-hosted MDM service as well. Migrating its complex enterprise application to the cloud was a daunting project, but Amazon Web Services (AWS) assisted at every stage of the transition.
Siemens Energy Accelerates Application Development Using metaphactory Knowledge Graph
Siemens Energy is a German-based industrial manufacturing company that offers solutions for virtual power plants, grid management, and storage solutions. Siemens Energy uses Amazon Neptune to oversee a fleet of thousands of large gas turbines operating in multiple countries across the globe. Siemens Energy procured metaphactory through a free trial in AWS Marketplace, which enabled it to go to market quickly and cost-effectively.
Siemens Finds New Value in Employee Surveys Using AWS Machine Learning Services
Siemens surveys employees quarterly using AWS machine learning technologies to translate and analyze results in less than two weeks. The company’s survey-processing solution uses Amazon Translate, a neural machine translation service; Amazon SageMaker, a managed machine learning service; and Amazon Comprehend, a natural language processing service that finds relationships in text.
Siemens Handles 60,000 Cyber Threats per Second Using AWS Machine Learning
Siemens built an AI-enabled cybersecurity platform on AWS. The company is a global electrification, automation, and digitalization leader. The platform uses Amazon SageMaker to make predictions and act, AWS Glue to extract, transform, and load data, and AWS Lambda to run code in response to events.
On AWS, our AI-driven cybersecurity platform easily exceeds the strongest published benchmarks in the world."
Senior Data Scientist, Siemens Cyber Defense Center
Siemens Uses AWS to Reduce Power Plant Alerts by 90%
Siemens built a serverless AWS solution to analyze and reduce power plant alerts. The company provides power, medical, laboratory, and manufacturing solutions. The solution uses AWS Lambda to orchestrate analytics and Amazon DynamoDB to hold the results of analytics processes.
Siemens Mobility Helps Rail Operators Avoid Downtime and Unplanned Maintenance
Siemens Mobility simplified operations and democratized its data by developing and implementing an open ecosystem for rail data integration on AWS. A leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems, and related services. The solution includes a data lake based on Amazon S3 for dataset catalogs, AWS Glue for data transformation, Amazon Athena for interactive querying, and Amazon EMR for processing and analysis of unlimited amounts of data.
Siemens Smart Infrastructure Breaks Building Data Out of Silos on AWS
Siemens Smart Infrastructure used AWS to build Building Twin from Siemens, a platform that ingests and presents building-generated data, agnostic of source sensors and systems. Siemens Smart Infrastructure provides physical products and systems, cloud-based digital offerings, and value-added services. AWS Professional Services helped the company build its Building Twin platform using Amazon Neptune as the graph database engine, Amazon EC2 for web-scale cloud compute resources, and AWS Lambda for executing code in response to triggers.
Siemens’ MindSphere on AWS Accelerates Customers’ Time to Value from IIoT
Siemens built MindSphere, an IIoT operating system that can easily connect to as many as 80 percent of worldwide industrial automation devices to accelerate customer time to value from IIoT, on an AWS-native architecture. MindSphere uses many AWS services, including AWS Lambda for orchestration and Amazon Kinesis to decouple data and devices.
Siemens Builds the Junelight Smart Battery in a Startup-like Environment on AWS
Siemens used AWS services to bring Junelight Smart Battery—a consumer smart battery for storing solar energy—to market in just 18 months.
AWS re:Invent 2019: The Architecture of the Siemens MindSphere Platform