Industrial data spaces

What are the benefits and possibilities of industrial data spaces for manufacturing companies?

Challenge and Motivation

  • Data sovereignty is crucial for the production but many potentials in the life cycle are untapped
  • One possible solution: Industrial data rooms offer versatile and secure data exchange for the manufacturing industry.


  • Evaluation of the data space concepts for data driven production
  • Discussing the benefits and possibilities of data spaces
  • Deployment of a first data space for validation


  • Elaboration of the existing reference architecture model
  • Discussing security aspects to provide a secure data exchange
  • Description of relevant data and mechanisms to export and integrate data for the process
  • Implementation of an industrial data space to test capabilities
  • Analysis of the benefits for cooperating partners