Our services for customers & industries

Fraunhofer IESE bridges the gap between the research lab and the industry and application domain.

Software and digitalization are driving innovation and development in all industries. Thus, we are happy to support you, no matter in which domain you are active. In most cases, there are industry-specific challenges and constraints to consider, which we address with appropriate domain know-how. That is why we have specifically bundled our services for you here.



Do you want to further develop and optimize your production, technologies, processes, or products through software-based and digital innovations and align them with Industrie 4.0? Then Fraunhofer IESE is the first point of contact for industrial manufacturing companies, machine and plant manufacturers, software producers, system integrators, and engineering service providers.


Automotive & Mobility

Are you looking for a partner for your Automotive project? In the Automotive and Commercial Vehicle industry, Fraunhofer IESE supports companies with analyses and innovative software engineering solutions.


Digitalization in rural areas

Smart City & Smart Region

  • Making life in rural areas fit for the future
  • Task for government, research, business, and society
  • Treading new and innovative paths

Fraunhofer IESE sees itself as a pioneer of future-oriented ideas


Digital Business

In digital business, exceptional customer experiences are created through digital transformation. Digital business models replace the traditional core business by adapting or realigning it. An ideal combination of physical and digital resources opens up completely new opportunities for companies. Innovation in Digital Business is therefore reflected in products and processes.


Digital Healthcare

The digital transformation in health care does not only present challenges, but also offers entirely new opportunities. Fraunhofer IESE shows you how to benefit from digitalization.


Digitalization is revolutionizing agriculture

Smart Farming

  • Security and privacy across system boundaries
  • Guaranteed functional safety between tractors and implements

Reference Projects of Fraunhofer IESE

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  • Digital Ecosystem for sports experiences

    Industry: Digital Business / 14 December 2022 / December 14, 2022

    INTERSPORT Deutschland e.G. Success Story, Fraunhofer IESE
    © INTERSPORT Deutschland e.G. | Mike Fuchs Fotografie

    With the support of Fraunhofer IESE, INTERSPORT Deutschland e.G. has developed a marketable concept for implementing its sports experience platform.

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  • Development and design of a European data space for agriculture

    Industry: Smart Farming / November 15, 2022

    Referenzprojekt AgriDataSpace, Fraunhofer IESE
    © iStock.com / Andrey Popov

    In the project AgriDataSpace, which is funded by the European Union, Fraunhofer IESE is working together with project partners from 10 countries to create a European framework for a secure and trustworthy data space in agriculture.

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  • Model-based assurance of multi-robot systems (MRS)

    Industry: Automotive & Mobility, Production  / August 18, 2022

    Reference project: Sesame, Fraunhofer IESE
    © iStock.com/Zapp2Photo

    In the European research project SESAME, Fraunhofer IESE and its project partners are conducting research on a methodology for the model-based development and safety and security assurance of multi-robot systems (MRS) with Machine Learning and Deep Learning components.

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  • Digital Ecosystem for smart buildings

    Industry: Digital Ecosystems, Construction Industry / June 10, 2022

    Digitales Ökosystem für Smart Buildings, Fraunhofer IESE
    © iStock.com/ChuckSchugPhotography

    Fraunhofer IESE supports Siemens Schweiz AG in establishing and designing a Digital Ecosystem in the business area Building Products.

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  • Evaluation of shift-left test environments

    Industry: Automotive & Mobility / June 08, 2022

    Reference project: ZF Friedrichshafen, Fraunhofer IESE, Fraunhofer IESE
    © iStock.com/henrik5000

    Fraunhofer IESE supports ZF Friedrichshafen AG in the elicitation, analysis, and evaluation of technologies for the virtual testing of software-based system components in the automotive domain according to the innovative shift-left approach.

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