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MediaService Digital Industries Newsroom

The MediaService Digital Industries: a publication designed to bring you the latest and most interesting news and features on all kinds of industry-related features under the topic headings Automation Technology, Industrial Software, Communications and Services as also Market-Specific Solutions (e.g. Automotive, Aerospace, Chemicals, Food and Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Machine Building).
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19. October 2020                                                                                                      
Effective consulting for digital transformation

With Consulting Services, Siemens offers a wide range of support for digital transformation in the process industry: Digitalization Consulting, Consulting for Optimized Processes (COP), and Data Analytics Consulting. Siemens uses workshops, status quo analysis, detailed implementation strategies, in-depth process knowledge, and intensive consulting services to support its customers in their journey toward a digital enterprise. Operators of plants in the process industry can generate specific competitive advantages and ensure future success in the market. 
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31. August 2020                                                                                                                                     
Safety applications under control – New Industrial Security Appliance and firmware functions for industrial use 

Siemens is expanding its range of Scalance SC-600 Industrial Security Appliances to include a new Scalance SC622-2C and is also adding functionality with a new firmware version for all Scalance SC-600. The new Scalance SC622-2C for protecting networks and industrial communication offers two copper ports with a data rate of 10, 100 and 1000 megabits per second (Mbps). It also features a fiber optic port with 1000 Mbps for connection to the internal and external network. As well as security functions such as a Virtual Private Network (VPN) and firewall, the device also has hardware-isolated ports and adapted firmware for the error-free connection of safety systems to the production network. 
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17. August 2020                                                                                                      
Object recognition with Pat-Genius – Pat-Genius object recognition license now available through firmware update for optical readers

Siemens releases a firmware update for the new generation of Simatic MV500 optical readers. These devices feature a high image resolution of up to 5.3 megapixels (MP) and a large working memory of up to two gigabytes (GB) amongst other features.  The Pat-Genius object recognition license is now available for all devices in the Simatic MV500 family. This means that it is now possible not only to read 1D barcodes and 2D matrix codes, but also predetermined structures in the image can be checked regardless of the object pose.
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