Showcasing the Premier omlox™ Middleware – the DeepHub®

Introduction The accelerated advancement of digitization is impacting many industries. Increasingly complex global supply chains have revealed that companies are turning to real-time tracking solutions in order to ensure transparency throughout their entire chain of processes. The variety of components is diverse, and ultra-precise management of assets is a fundamental challenge that companies are continually …

How UWB is Revolutionizing Industry 4.0 and Beyond

Introduction Futurists, technology investors, and modern organizations are working together to define how the future will look. New technologies are continuously emerging, leading to rapid change for customers and use cases. This phenomenon is particularly relevant with tracking of assets in industrial environments, where extremely precise localization is required in order to maximize efficiency. There …

Location Matters – How we Co-Initiated and Contribute to omlox™

Our story begins before the emergence of smartphones, mobile applications, online mapping, and navigation services. In 1998, the European Media Lab was founded by Klaus Tschira (a co-founder of SAP). The EML was a R&D facility that sought to research and analyze how people could use digital means in their daily lives, and how systems …

The Heart of Agile in the Heart of Heidelberg Mobil

There is a lot of hype around "agile" and "scrum". Everybody talks about them in the context of product development, and particularly in the context of software development. Let me take you on a journey to illustrate why agile is much more than just a buzzword for us, what agile is all about, and how …

Combining GPS and RFID to Streamline Asset Tracking and Tracing

Location data is the new gold in the digital age of information. With the inception of Industry 4.0 in supply chain and logistics, it has become increasingly imperative for logisticians to have a clear and reliable overview of material flow throughout their entire range of operations. Having a dynamic database for the location of assets …