Siemens Digital Industries Software is once again recognized by Gartner as LEADER in its 4th edition of 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems

By Raffaello Lepratti

We are honored to have received this recognition in a highly dynamic and changing environment.

Why is this significant!

For Siemens, such recognition is not only for MES, but also for related technologies, where Mendix (a Siemens Business) was recognized a Leader in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms.

At Siemens we support our customers digital transformation journey with technologies and tools for entire digital manufacturing processes that go beyond best in class manufacturing execution system capabilities.   

We support manufacturers in different industries, from Automotive to Pharmaceutical, Semiconductor to Food and Beverage. We understand that complexity and innovation pace vary across their processes and that best practices within and across industries is achieved by identifying synergies and technology leverage.

We take pride in bringing such synergies and solving complex digital transformation challenges alongside with our customers, with solutions that are proven to be scalable, irrespective of their geographic spread.

We are pleased to be recognized by Gartner Inc., as a “Leader” in its 2021 Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems for 4th consecutive time. This continuous recognition measured by manufacturers adoption rates and Gartner’s evaluation criteria is a clear acknowledgment for our consistent capabilities innovations to keep up with market demand.

This complemented with our broad Xcelerator industrial software portfolio (from PLM, MOM, IIoT, multi-experience low code platform, Simulation and automation) and diverse industry domain expertise, helps us to support our customers across all phases of the digital transformation journey, bringing the best from within and across industry best practices.
What are our customers saying?

Siemens Opcenter review in Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Software (

“Our need was to choose an industrial software that could set a standard in all our plants. The Siemens MES was a winning choice for its innovative features and integration with PLM and QMS and the possibility of use in different manufacturing processes….”

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The 2021 Gartner MES Magic Quadrant report is available for complimentary review.

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