Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering IESE

Digital Transformation in Balance

Fraunhofer IESE is your technology and innovation partner for the digital transformation in the areas Autonomous & Cyber-Physical Systems and Digital Services and researches the interaction between embedded systems and information systems in digital ecosystems.

Fraunhofer IESE – Trending Topics


Digital Ecosystems

Networking – the cross-domain megatrend for software and systems – is the challenge for software engineering in the future.


Smart Rural Areas

Das Leben in ländlichen Regionen zukunftsfähig zu gestalten ist unsere gemeinsame Aufgabe in Politik, Forschung, Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft.


Industry 4.0

The efficient adaptability of production processes ensures your future in manufacturing. industries.


Big Data

Big Data – safely use the data potential of an infinitely large wealth of data.

In Focus


Industrie 4.0 – The Machine Whisperer

Via a virtual middleware, BaSys 4.0 also brings older production plants to the level of Industrie 4.0. [in German]


Big Data Projects: Great potential or destined to fail?

[in German]


Cyber-stable? Is this the digital farm of the future?

A blogger explores Smart Rural Areas with our experts. [in German]



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Service Portfolio


Business Area Autonomous & Cyber-Physical Systems

Autonomy makes it possible to reach the next level of automation and thus achieve efficiency.


Business Area Digital Services

Interconnected IT systems and mobile applications already permeate our daily lives in many areas.

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