Author Janette Kothe

Janette Kothe joined Bosch Rexroth in 2011 and has worked in innovating, developing, and engineering IoT applications since then. Having studied mechatronics, she has been passionate about transforming the Industrial Internet ever since. For the third time in 2018, Janette has led the BCX18 Connected Manufacturing hackathon, an innovative format set to co-explorate IoT use cases and tool stacks. Since January 2018, she has been part of the Consult & Connect Team at Grow (Bosch Start-up Platform) with a mission of explorating the potentials of IoT for customers following a user-driven approach. For her, shaping the 4th Industrial Revolution is not only a challenge but also a great creative opportunity for a whole generation of engineers.

Press with IoT turbo? Connecting presses: get off to a flying start

With IoT technologies (Internet of Things) and digitized components, it is not only possible to satisfy central customer requirements more quickly, more intuitively and at lower cost. New business models such as pay per use are also opening up opportunities fo ...

IoT and Forming Technology: Connecting Presses – why and how?

Connectivity with IoT technologies (Internet of Things) enables press manufacturers to face up to the typical challenges of forming in a way that is more cost effective, faster and more intuitive than classic automation tools. Digitalization available across a ...