Leading technology provider Karl Mayer recently launched KM.ON, a new digital brand for delivering digital solutions at market leader level. KM.ON stands for digital driven innovations which brings together the digital solutions portfolio of the Karl Mayer Digital Factory, a new software start-up, and the entire Karl Mayer Group.
The digital factory is a pioneering company that employs a team of software experts in a new, creative environment away from the main company headquarters. Karl Mayer has also actively participated in ADAMOS, a strategic alliance of German global market leaders in machine construction and the software AG.
Arno Gärtner, Managing Director, Karl Mayer said, “Digitization is a basic component of our company strategy. On the basis of the ADAMOS technology and as a part of this network for developments, Karl Mayer is living up with the product portfolio of the new KM.ON brand and has claimed to be the global market leader in terms of digital solutions”.
Meanwhile speaking about the objectives Maximilian Kürig with Antonia Gottschalk one of the Managing Directors, Karl Mayer Group commented, “This new venture should develop efficient digital solutions quickly and flexibly for the benefit of our customers and deliver them under its own, new umbrella brand. They added that these digital solutions will prosper the possibilities of improving the efficiency’s of customer’s production processes along with providing them unparalleled competitive advantages.
KM.ON’s digital portfolio comprises of eight solution categories called as k.ey which is a conventional industrial PC with an appropriate software providing access to the solutions. This platform of hardware and software can be easily installed and links the machines to the protected cloud. It is based on the expertise gained by participating in ADAMOS with regard to the use of an open IIoT environment that is mainly focused on the needs of machinery as well as plant construction. This enables the benefits of KM.ON to be exploited easily and securely.
Moreover, the group has unveiled the brand at this year’s ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 being held in Shanghai. It is worth mentioning that at the event the system made of eight KM.ON solution categories, together with the first apps and solutions covering the three areas of Management, Maintenance and Service were presented.