Milan, Italy, December 2020 — Advantech, a leader in industrial computing, announced they have successfully completed all the validation and compliance tests for the installation of the Hitachi Vantara Lumada Edge application on their IPC series UNO-2000.
Lumada is Hitachi’s advanced digital solutions, services and technologies for turning data into insights. Lumada software provides the IIoT platform for your digital innovation. Lumada unites a combination of proven Hitachi technologies, advanced analytics and data management capabilities that enable customers to easily develop and deploy industrial IoT solutions faster, accelerating time to insight and better business outcomes.
The UNO-2000 series are Standmount Embedded Automation Controllers. This fanless embedded computer is a box pc for automation control, served as a pc controller that has a wide range of CPU selection and multiple mounting method. UNO-2000 series implement Universal, Customized, and Domain idea into modular design concept which provides flexible and time-to-market support in variety of applications such as Edge computing.
“Advantech currently offers an effective hardware solution to connect the field to the Hitachi Vantara Lumada IoT platform, as Lumada Edge Intelligence software was tested to run on Advantech’s hardware devices for an Italian Customer and resulted perfectly compatible” said Devrim Di Finizio, BU Digital Solutions Software Italy Lead at Hitachi Vantara.
The collaboration between Advantech and Hitachi Vantara perfectly fits into Advantech's co-creation strategy," said Dario Nacawa, Sales Manager Industrial IoT Italy & Iberia at Advantech. "IoT requires high levels of specialization and no company can take care of everything. For this reason, we rely on the collaboration with partners who can meet specific market requirements."