Robert Bosch and Continental, two of the world’s biggest automotive suppliers, are each buying a 5 pc stake in location and digital mapping specialist Here. The two German companies are buying their stakes from Here’s main owners, premium car makers Audi, BMW and Daimler. The transactions are expected to be completed in the first quarter Read More..
ROME — European automotive suppliers gathered here last week to honor a range of companies and products that will likely play a key role in the transformation of personal mobility. The European suppliers association, CLEPA, awarded innovation awards to Nvidia, Robert Bosch, Continental, ZF, Volkswagen and other automotive companies for products in the areas of Read More..
Robert Bosch has opened a new electronic-components plant in Changzhou, China, solidifyingÂ its position in the world’s largest car market. With another production site, “we are strengthening our successful localization strategy,” Bosch Automotive Electronics President Klaus Meder said in a statement. The move also underlines the German automotive supplier’s confidence in the Chinese market, he added. Read More..
HANOVER — Robert Bosch CIO Elmar Pritsch on Thursday said digital change provides corporate IT departments with an opportunity to assume a different role. “IT is growing out of the role of driver of efficiency and is becoming a function that adds value and is becoming part of the product,” Pritsch told the automotiveIT Congress Read More..
Robert Bosch will holdÂ its annual internet-of-things conference in Berlin March 15 and 16. The German automotive supplier, which has in recent years focused heavily onÂ IoT technologies, is hosting an event that features senior industry executives speaking about the connected software and systems reshaping industries across the board. Bosch CEO Volkmar Denner will speak about key Read More..
Robert Bosch plans to acquire a software development company – ITK Engineering – that specializes inÂ model-based system and software development. The German automotive supplier, which is focusing increasingly on internet-of-things technologies, said the acquisition will strengthen its position in the field of engineering services. Bosch has its own development unit, which is called Bosch Engineering. Read More..
Bosch and SAP plan to jointly develop cloud-based technologies to speed up manufacturing and logistics processes. The two German companies said they have formed a strategic partnership to develop new products for theÂ internet-of-things (IoT) and Industry 4.0. Bosch, one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers, and SAP, the world’s biggest business software group, are making Read More..
The annual eCarTec exhibition, billed as the world’s largest B2B trade fair for electric and hybrid mobility, will take place in Munich October 18 to 20. The exhibition will host makers ofÂ electric vehicles, energy and infrastructure specialists, makers of energy storage systems, powertrain developers and financial-service providers. eCarTec also featuresÂ a conference on the topic: “Mobility Read More..
Robert Bosch has openedÂ a SwedishÂ engineering center that focuses on connected mobility and other new technologies. The German automotive supplier said the new unit, which is located near the southern Swedish city of Lund, is developing software and hardware in areas that includeÂ vehicle connectivity, automotive security systems, and motorized two-wheelers. The center also is working on Read More..
The Bosch Group championed hot topics such as digitization, networked products and Industry 4.0 at an early stage. In an interview, CIO Elmar Pritsch explains the focus of the Stuttgart-based technology company in its individual business areas and how it intends to reach its goal of making all its electronic components â€œsmartâ€ by 2020. Mr. Read More..