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SWOT: Siemens, IT/OT Integration for Smart City Operations Management, Worldwide

Published: 16 December 2014

ID: G00265979

Analyst(s): Bettina Tratz-Ryan


As a global operational technology provider, Siemens has a strong brand and relationships with key decision makers. But it will have to both develop its IT capabilities to meet its digitalization road map and exploit its strength in key areas and markets to pursue opportunities in high-demand areas.

Table Of Contents


  • SWOT Analysis
    • The Smartness of Smart Cities Depends on Data
    • Siemens
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
    • Opportunities
    • Threats
  • Recommendations for Partners and/or Competitors
  • Implication for Siemens
    • Building Portfolios and Measurements for Specific Use Cases
    • Developing Ecosystems Within the IoT, and Developing IT Middleware for Turnkey Solutions
  • Company Overview
  • Methodology
  • Definitions


  • Data-Driven Smart Cities

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