Video short: Siemens’ Dale Tutt on how AWS and Siemens Xcelerator drive digital transformation

By Scott Salzwedel

Exactly how does AWS assist with industry digital transformation? How important is SaaS when making this transition?  

And what about the Siemens comprehensive digital twin? …How does that work in the cloud?

In this four-minute video, Dale Tutt, Vice President, Siemens Industry Strategy addresses the role of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and how the partnership between Siemens and AWS is advancing digital transformation for businesses of all sizes – from start-ups to global enterprises. It’s a highly informative video that covers a lot of ground.

The advantages of being in the cloud

For one thing, as Dale points out, customers have this amazing level of flexibility when using Siemens Xcelerator as a Service on AWS Cloud. Another great advantage is how customers immediately gain the full power of cloud computing to render high-fidelity simulations or do the most elaborate computations.

Dale also talks about the benefits users can expect when using the Siemens comprehensive digital twin and digital threads in the cloud.

Watch the video now:

Siemens Xcelerator as a Service

Siemens SaaS solutions are part of the Siemens Xcelerator as a Service portfolio. Within this portfolio customers can tap into scalable, flexible and accessible cloud-based solutions and SaaS offerings that add new levels of automation, traceability and productivity throughout all facets and phases of product design and manufacturing.

Also in the video, Dale cites a real-world example of how the Siemens and AWS partnership is making an impact through Siemens customer, FREYR, a battery cell gigafactory with facilities planned for Finland and the United States.

Here’s the official FREYR press release.

Visit the Siemens and AWS partnership website for more information.

Enjoy the video!

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