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Industrie 4.0 Partnership Between Japan and Germany Will Drive Game-Changing Opportunities for Manufacturing Sector

Published: 26 October 2016

ID: G00316173

Analyst(s): Nagayoshi Nakano


In April 2016, the Japanese and German governments established a joint collaboration agreement focusing on Industrie 4.0 and IoT. This partnership to mutually reinforce manufacturing industries with IoT will help benefit strategic planners of ICT vendors to drive digital business development.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


  • Background

Impacts and Recommendations

  • The joint collaboration agreement focusing on IoT and Industrie 4.0 will lead technology strategic planners of ICT vendors to craft IoT solutions and services for the SMB-class manufacturing sector

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