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Introducing Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing

Manufacture a more resilient and sustainable future through open standards and ecosystems​.

Manufacture a sustainable future now

Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing is designed to deliver capabilities that support the core processes and requirements of the industry. These end-to-end manufacturing solutions include released and new capabilities that seamlessly connect people, assets, workflow, and business processes, empowering organizations to be more resilient.

Digitally empower your workforce

Reskill your workers and increase customer satisfaction with new digital experiences.

Operate safe and agile factories

Build the productive, smart factory of the future with industrial IoT, cloud, AI, and mixed reality.

Create more resilient supply chains

Improve end-to-end supply chain visibility, agility, and profitability through intelligent planning and execution, demand sensing, and traceability.

Unlock innovation and new services

Accelerate the engineering of new business value using digital feedback loops and digital twins.

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See how organizations are reimagining manufacturing

Increasing efficiency and cost savings

3M deploys new edge capability to streamline processes and identify manufacturing line problems in advance.

Maintaining a safety-conscious culture

Alcoa relies on collaboration tools to bring workers together and maintain 24-hour operations while implementing strict COVID-19 safety protocols.

Solving the world’s water challenges

Ecolab gathers and analyzes massive amounts of IoT data to make informed recommendations and improve processes that address water challenges around the world.

Transforming steel manufacturing with data

Outokumpu is leading the industry in digital transformation by putting data-based decision-making at the core of its global operations.

Building smart factories of the future

Kennametal moved its IT and business operations to the cloud and embraced IoT to modernize, boost factory output, and bring better solutions to its customers.

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Stay up to date on the latest news and information from Microsoft manufacturing experts.

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Transform with cloud technologies

Read a report from Frost & Sullivan on how manufacturers turn to the cloud to drive digital transformation.

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Monitor proactively for IT and OT security risks

Learn about general availability of Azure Defender for IoT.

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Next-generation IoT connected solutions will model the real world. 

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Partnership will drive new innovations across operations and consumer experiences.

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Learn about Microsoft products for manufacturing

Azure

Accelerate your smart factory modernization.

Dynamics 365

Deliver new products, services, and experiences.

HoloLens 2

Discover the ways that mixed reality is transforming manufacturing.

Microsoft 365

Equip and upskill your workforce.

Microsoft Teams

Empower your frontline workforce with simple and secure solutions.

Microsoft Power Platform

Create intelligent apps and automate processes with low-code solutions.

Autonomous systems with AI

Optimize manufacturing processes and drive innovation with Microsoft AI.

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