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12 / 2014

Bosch Software Innovations and KNIME enable advanced analytics in the Internet of Things

Bosch Software Innovations, the Bosch Group’s software and systems house, and, provider of the only open platform for data-driven innovation, today announced that they will work together to allow data mining and data analytics for Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

10 / 2014

Learning from and for real life – the iDay in Berlin

iDay, the customer and partner day for BPM and BRM, was held for the 15th time on October 14, 2014 in Berlin. Some 100 customers took part to learn about the Business Process Management (BPM) and Business Rules Management (BRM) solutions developed by Bosch Software Innovations. The customers took the opportunity to talk to other users and partners as well as the company’s experts.

10 / 2014

Smart meter roll-out almost here – support from smart software

Over the past few weeks, the topic of smart metering and the roll-out of the corresponding infrastructure topped the agendas at various energy industry conferences and events.

There is intense discussion of how utility companies can minimize risk in the operational phase of roll-out management.

10 / 2014

The Smart Grids Hype Cycle

Members of the Smart Grids Platform Baden-Württemberg e.V., a non-profit initiative that brings together players from the energy sector, industry, politics, and academia, met for an information event on September 30, 2014 to confer on key tasks and goals to refine and expand smart grids.

Hype or necessity? Or from “Innovation Trigger” to “Plateau of Productivity”, as Gartner describes the typical path of an innovation from inception to productivity in its Hype Cycles. The moderator for the event, Sven Wagner (Bosch Software Innovations), guided participants along this curve and through the discussion whether Smart Grids are a hype or necessity.

10 / 2014

Software instead of copper coils

From now on, Berlin-Britz will be known for more than just its beautiful Britzer Garden – it’s going to be recognized as a leader in contemporary energy management. Since September 18, the neighborhood’s substation – belonging to the Vattenfall subsidiary Stromnetz Berlin GmbH – has been the first in Germany to employ a new, radio-based ripple control system. Bosch Software Innovations helped flip the switch by designing the system’s IT platform and control logic.

10 / 2014

Worry-free electromobility

For drivers of Mercedes-Benz and smart e-vehicles, public charging is about to become a part of everyday life thanks to “Charge&Pay for Mercedes-Benz” – a free Bosch Software Innovations smartphone app that makes locating and using almost every web-enabled charging point easier and more convenient. All it takes is a one-time registration and a PayPal account. The app will be available free of charge for iOS and Android operating systems from December 2014.

07 / 2014

Visual Rules Release 6.3 – Now available

Along with a variety of new technical features, the new Release 6.3 of the BRM software Visual Rules also offers business users considerably improved reporting capabilities and supports a large number of current browsers, web application servers, operating and database systems.

07 / 2014

IoT and Big Data are growing together

Bosch Software Innovations was awarded the MongoDB Innovation Award in the category Internet of Things (IoT) at the MongoDB world event in New York.

06 / 2014

What connects ripple control and smart metering?

Bosch Software Innovations was contracted to develop an innovative IT platform for supporting load management and generation management in Berlin by the distribution grid operator Stromnetz Berlin GmbH (Vattenfall Group). This is an important step on the way to a smart energy grid. The planned deployment of smart metering systems – comprising smart meters and smart meter gateways – extends the scope of smart metering applications such that, for instance during critical network conditions, they can be used for encrypted capacity reduction by switching disconnecting power supply systems or for demand side management of customers.

06 / 2014

Bosch Software Innovations joins Industrial Internet Consortium

Bosch Software Innovations joins the Industrial Internet Consortium which aims to further develop and adopt the use of interconnected machines, intelligent analytics and people at work.

04 / 2014

Bosch Software Innovations again recognized as a Visionary

Bosch Software Innovations is again positioned as a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant (MQ) for Intelligent Business Process Management Suites (iBPMS). Gartner is the world leading technology research and advisory company.

04 / 2014

ServicePower selects Bosch Software Innovations Suite for the Internet of Things

ServicePower has selected Bosch technology to deliver an enhanced machine-to-machine (M2M) solution to field service organizations. The M2M technology allows clients with IP-enabled devices to initiate intelligent field events.

03 / 2014

Bosch technology behind BII success at IDC-Financial Insights Innovation Awards 2014

The Financial Insights Innovation Awards, which are organized by IDC Financial Insights, recognize financial services innovations in the Asia-Pacific region. This year, the award in the risk management category went to PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (BII), one of the largest credit institutions in Indonesia, a country with a population of some 240 million people. BII won with its centralized risk rating system, a solution that is based on the Credit Risk Rating Platform from Bosch Software Innovations. With this award, the jury recognized outstanding achievements in risk management and technologies that have demonstrably boosted performance.

01 / 2014

Visual Rules 6.2 - Now Available

With its integration of web services and enhanced dovetailing of rules and processes, the new 6.2 release of the Visual Rules BRM software package significantly improves communication and data exchange between internal and external applications.