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KUMA356 IoT Services: Internet of Things made easy

Whether smartphone, smart metering or smart factory – the modern digital world is hardly imaginable without the Internet of Things (IoT). Especially in the corporate environment, the networking of different devices, machines and systems opens up numerous possibilities: from intelligent device monitoring to new business models such as pay-per-use to optimized processes in the field.

Along with the possibility of Cloud to store large amounts of data, you can use IoT to increase efficiency, improve customer satisfaction and implement new business models such as pay-per-use or predictive maintenance.

The KUMA365 IoT services bring everything you need for the successful implementation of your IoT projects:
  • Comprehensive support: From consulting to setting up the IoT architecture
  • Integration at the touch of a button: Easy connection of sensors to your ERP and CRM system
  • Fast ROI: Inexpensive expansion of the existing IT infrastructure
  • Quick Start: Pre-configured building blocks for quick implementation
  • Universal solution: For numerous application scenarios in industry, trade and service

Comprehensive advice

What added value can the use of IoT offer your company and your customers? Our experienced experts are at your side and clarify these questions with you as part of an IoT sparring. On this basis, we develop specific application scenarios for your company, determine your potential for process and product innovations and develop a suitable IoT architecture.

Proven project implementation

We support you in setting up the necessary infrastructure and configuration of the KUMA365 IoT services for an optimal and secure architecture. In addition, we are implementing an IoT Central Cockpit from which you can control all applications. We take care of the trouble-free and safe operation of your IoT solution. If you have any questions, our experienced team is at your side.
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  • Development of a future vision for your IT landscape
  • Advice from experienced experts with a deep understanding of processes
  • Comprehensive support in all project phases
  • Powerful solutions from the Microsoft ecosystem

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The Internet of Things (IoT) in practice

What possibilities does the networking of devices, machines and systems open up on the one hand and customers, suppliers and ERP and CRM systems on the other? Typical application examples from practice show what is already possible today.

Condition monitoring and predictive maintenance

The Internet of Things not only offers secure data exchange between devices, sensors and evaluation units, but also detects deviations. This makes it easier for you to identify problems that arise and possible failures in machines and systems before expensive repairs are necessary.

Products as a Service

Expand your portfolio and offer your customers additional services for everything to do with your products, such as a clear user portal for fleet management. Access tools and analyzes from the CloudSolution Azure IoT and support your customers in simplifying processes and optimizing resource management.

Pay per use

Sequence calculations of orders, the optimization of delivery dates and use of materials or forward-looking requirements planning: AI-based applications offer numerous added values ​​for medium-sized companies in the field of goods procurement.

Networked sales force

IoT supports you in improving the processes in the field service and ensures that the right employee with the right equipment is on site within the shortest possible time. For better first-time fix rates and higher customer satisfaction.

Kraemer Baumaschinen implements IoT project with KUMAVISION

As an international construction machinery spare parts dealer and contracted construction machinery dealer for Doosan, Weycor and Kubota, Kraemer Baumaschinen GmbH & Co. KG offers its customers an all-round service, which includes not only sales and rental, but also maintenance and repair of the machines. With the integration of the IoT-enabled Cloudplatform Microsoft Azure, the construction machinery specialist from Rheda-Wiedenbrück is expanding its service portfolio and developing new business models. The pilot project was implemented in close cooperation with KUMAVISION
Photo Kraemer construction machines

Quick start: preconfigured modules

The KUMA365 IoT services bring various modules with them, which can be combined into a seamless solution according to your specific needs and adapted with little effort. The Microsoft platform IoT Azure Central Basis forms the basis by quickly and easily establishing a connection between your IoT devices and the Cloud manufactures. In addition, there are industry templates for various areas of application as well as connectors, which transfer machine-related data such as operating time, temperature and maintenance intervals to your ERP and CRM system in real time on the basis of Microsoft Dynamics 365 to transfer.
Azure IoT Central
Azure IoT Central is a SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solution for networking, monitoring and managing IoT resources. The connection of 10 devices and the transmission of 1.000.000 messages is included, additional devices and message packages can be booked at any time.
IoT Business Central (ERP) Connect
IoT Business Central Connect connects the IoT environment with Microsoft Dynamics, the powerful basis of KUMAVISION's ERP industry solutions. In this way, the IoT data is available for further use in the ERP system, for example for the creation of service orders. And thanks to KUMAVISION AppConnect, you can access the data on any mobile device while you are out and about. Because KUMAVISION AppConnect establishes communication from the device to the ERP software and vice versa.
IoT Field Service (CRM) Connect
With the IoT Field Service Connect, you ensure that your field service can work more efficiently: because the application connects the IoT environment Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Field Service, the CRM solution for the field service and allows direct access to the IoT data, for example to create service orders. And this also on the go on the tablet or smartphone thanks to KUMAVISION AppConnect.
Power BI (Business Intelligence) Smart Start IoT
With Power BI Smart Start IoT use ready-made reports with all relevant KPIs for different target groups such as management and sales as well as industry-specific evaluations.
Industry templates
For various areas of application, such as the evaluation of operating times for billing leased machines or the monitoring of your system for predictive maintenance, we have developed industry templates that enable the evaluation of your IoT data. You can keep track of things at all times, create real-time analyzes and trigger automatic workflows that help you work more efficiently and productively.
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