Concept Reply advises and supports their customers from Automotive, Manufacturing, Smart Infrastructure and other industries in all aspects related to
Internet of Things (IoT) and
The aspiration is to offer end-to-end solutions throughout the entire value chain: starting at the definition of an IoT strategy to advising of application possibilities up to the conceptualization and implementation of a concrete solution. This includes the selection of suitable technologies and components, the communication and interaction between the objects and devices as well as their integration.
Concept Reply designs and develops whole project plans as well as customized individual components and sections.
Connecting devices has enormous potential to create value, but we need coordinated approaches for the introduction of the next generation of paradigms within IoT. Concept Reply therefore wants to offer a meeting place for visionary IoT enthusiasts with its Meetup Group.
Concept Reply offers a comprehensive portfolio around IoT development, starting with embedded software development up to frontend and backend solutions.
Concept Reply participated in various research and development projects within the POR FESR driving the Innovation and digital transformation for SME subsidizing infrastructure or productive investments capable of creating employment.
The developers of Concept Reply deal with the Internet of Things every day and would like to give you an insight into the technical background of IoT. Learn more:
Concept Reply participated in various research projects within the PON, driving improvements in terms of innovative know-how on state-of-the-art technologies, product quality, working environment and safety.
Into the IoT Labs we support our customers in field sensorisation and digitalisation, connectivity issues, IoT audio applications (advanced predictive maintenance, voice assistants) and the product pre-certification prior to its commercial launch.
Application frontend is getting complex these days and choosing a right architectural design approach can help to solve problems in a simpler way. This article describes the experience of Concept Reply in working with micro frontends.
Concept Reply has developed an
RFID Intelligent Tracking solution, a digital service for the rapid and effective introduction of RFID technologies in the industrial sector, for businesses of any size. The solution, developed thanks to Concept Reply’s partnership with highly specialised technology suppliers, enables the digitalisation of assets in a factory setting to be implemented rapidly and progressively.
Documentation and testing are some of the biggest challenges when it comes to embedded development. Our experts from Concept Reply show what you need to bear in mind and which processes and tools facilitate successful development.
Concept Reply´s Connected Car project is about collecting data from vehicles, storing the necessary information and providing the services to the end-users. Due to a big transition in vehicle to server communication for the newly manufactured vehicles, the number of data flowing to the system increased massively.
ServiceGuard, developed by Concept Reply, is a web application for more efficiency and quality in the operation of traffic infrastructures. The web-based application is used to monitor and control traffic objects, for example traffic lights, parking facilities and sensors.
The Cloud-Enabled Battery Solution (CEBS) from Concept Reply uses the IoT for greater sustainability in electromobility. The solution reads battery systems data from all manufacturers in the cloud in real-time, enabling control, optimization, and data-based applications.
Concept Reply has developed an IoT platform and a mobile vjumi app for
Select AG, for the analysis of vehicle condition, predictive maintenance and
direct communication between the workshop, the workshop customer and the vehicle.
For today’s companies, Test Automation is no longer an option, it's a necessity. Reply’s new Centre is focused on the Automated Monitoring and Testing of the quality of products and services.
Concept Reply has designed an effective Test Automation solution that is scalable and flexible, based on a technological and methodological Framework.
Concept Reply consults on the choice of a Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Solution. The company helps make the right decision at the very start of the project and goes smoothly through all steps on the way to a successful product.
Industrial forklift trucks are
complex vehicles. In addition to the standard equipment, each model is delivered with optional additional features. Concept Reply and Linde Material Handling support new business models in this traditional field automating the customization process as an aftersales service for customers.
The digitalised forklift truck from Linde Material Handling are fitted with a variety of sensors and a connection to the cloud.
Concept Reply provided support with the development of solutions for campaing management and visualising the technical parameters for the digital twin.
Edge computing has made a name for itself as a crucial enabling element for the technological transformation underlying the industry 4.0 paradigm.
Concept Reply has designed and developed a digital solution capable of exploiting the full potential of edge computing, while managing a multiplicity of IoT devices.
Join this webinar to find out how the
Connected Insurance platform from Reply empowers insurance companies to detect and quickly respond to problems (for example, high humidity and water leaks) in their customers’ homes, offices or other insured properties while reducing damages and insurance claims.
Autonomous vehicles such as cars, drones, robots and many more are becoming increasingly popular. The
Reply Autonomous Days 2021 take a deep dive into different fields and implementation possibilites of such autonomous systems.
Join our talk "From Cloud to Edge - The Next IT Transformation" on the audio-based social network platform Clubhouse and exchange ideas with the experts about the latest findings in research on Edge Computing.
In the framework of ALOHA H2020 project, Concept Reply realized an embedded keyword spotting system based on deep learningtechniques to control collaborative robots and machinery in an industrial environment.
The voice control runs at the edge rather than in the cloud, so there are no concerns about response latency, data security, access control, user privacy and legal risk.
Concept Reply has developed a service to automate the execution of Performance Test scenarios for a leading company in the naval sector, operating in 4 continents and 20 countries that offers design and construction services for cruise ships, naval vessels, ferries and mega-yachts.
GKN is developing a digital twin system equipped with interfaces capable of monitoring all stages of the manufacturing process. This innovation, which has the potential to radically change the design, production, sale and maintenance of complex products in different industries, is made possible by edge computing.
The Reply Tracking and Location System is a real-time localisation system created by Reply to automatically identify and monitor the position of objects and personnel across indoor environments or facility entrances.
Concept Reply created the DTWIN framework to support the rapid development of
Digital Twin solutions connected to the physical world. This is thanks to
Edge IoT devices from which the Digital Twins extract process information, interfacing directly with machine tools and production systems.
The importance of safety of embedded products is increasing. Issues after the rollout can be catastrophic and might not be fixable without direct access to the devices. Concept Reply gives advice on how to ensure the development of a safe product using functional safety standards.
In the Internet of Things devices become connected to the Internet. However, in complex industrial environments devices also need to communicate with each other directly. This means enabling Microcontrollers to send and receive messages as well as triggering tasks.
The Consumer IoT refers to the billions of physical personal devices, such as smartphones, wearables, fashion items and the growing number of smart home appliances, that are now connected to the internet, collecting and sharing data.
Industry 4.0 and the digitalization of production sites is on everyone's lips. But how can the shopfloor be connected with heterogeneous machines? How can old and new technology be combined and what data should be collected? Together with their partner
Actyx, Concept Reply introduces you to solutions and experiences to successfully digitize your factory.
In this session, Concept Reply highlights the best practices developed in the embedded software team to make sure the testability of the devices since the design phase. Using long term tests stimulating different interfaces at the same time, it is possible to prevent deadlocks, memory leaks and unexpected behavior during the product life cycle.
Enable car features without manual intervention - in today's dynamic IT and automotive industry, process automation is the key to reducing costs during this process. Concept Reply makes this possible with a smarter car sharing module.
In the automotive sector Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) with nightly builds and smoke tests enable software checks on test racks. The Concept Reply team proposed a set of new processes which led to full automation in software release.
As the automotive industry is increasingly expanding its business to include services, car sharing and ride hailing are becoming key areas of innovation in passenger transport. A multinational car manufacturer has approached Concept Reply to develop a next generation ride-hailing service.
IoT is an interdisciplinary field that allows a wide range of devices, from the smallest sensors to industrial machines, to communicate and affect each other close to real-time. Concept Reply has faced complex use cases over time and learned to craft architectures, utilizing multiple mixes of IoT protocols as well as different patterns to reach the optimal solution for clients.
Last year, companies increasingly implemented IoT projects with an extremely high success rate. The IDG study "IoT 2019/2020 - The Most Important Key Findings", in which
Concept Reply participated, provides precise figures.
Together with Phoenix Contact, Concept Reply is developing a platform for the targeted control of street lights based on the IoT-capable LoRaWAN protocol. The street Lighting application helps towns and cities to quickly and safely enter the world of smart cities.
Manufacturers must leverage the potential of technological developments such as IoT, cloud computing and machine learning to stay competitive. One possibility: the concept of the Digital Twin.
The Firmware Over the Air Update (FOTA update) is one of the most important features for the vast majority of modern embedded devices. Concept Reply has developed its own solution with three partition sets for a customer in the automotive industry, making the customer's system more fault tolerant and robust than comparable solutions.
The IoT C&SI Survey 2020 examines customer feedback on IoT consulting and system integration providers and partnerships based on 24 key performance indicators, including competitiveness, consulting expertise, implementation, solution development, collaboration, customer satisfaction and business value.
When comparing IoT software development with traditional IT environments, it becomes clear that developers in the era of IoT face new technical and methodological challenges which are nonetheless hard to detect at first glance. Concept Reply has already demonstrated its expertise in numerous IoT projects. Read about the seven lessons the IoT specialists of the Reply Group were able to draw from their experiences.
Concept Reply has gained extensive expertise in developing Android-based IoT embedded systems. In a recent project, Concept Reply provided two controllers of its IoT embedded platform, housed in two separate ECU, with a Bluetooth Personal Area Network (BT-PAN) for a major automotive manufacturer.