The address for future standardization

Standardization Council Industrie 4.0 as the key to the digital transformation of the industry

The Standardization Council Industrie 4.0 pursues the goal of initiating digital production standards in Germany and coordinating them nationally and internationally.

The initiative accelerates standardization processes and organizes and shapes the German Standardization Roadmap Industrie 4.0.

Last but not least, the SCI 4.0 defines the need for new projects and organizes their international implementation.


Find out how the implementation takes place in practice.

Standardization Roadmap Industrie 4.0-Edition 4

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The Standardization Roadmap Industrie 4.0 - Edition 4 is now available for download.

Constant exchange as the key to success

Addressing the opportunities and challenges of digitisation jointly and globally is a core idea in standardisation for Industry 4.0. With the GoGlobal Industrie 4.0 funding project, the BMWi has been supporting the global harmonisation of national Industrie 4.0 concepts since December 2017, as presented and formulated in the German Standardisation Roadmap Industrie 4.0 as a recommendation for action.

Thematic Fields

Thematic Fields of the Standardization Council Industrie 4.0

RAMI 4.0

Asset Administration Shell

Artificial Intelligence


Predictive Maintenance


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Publication of the "Sino-German

White Paper on Functional

Safety for Industrie 4.0 and Intelligent Manufacturing"

"Industrie 4.0-The Reference Architecture Model RAMI 4.0 & the Industrie 4.0 component", the English translation of the guidance paper "Basiswissen RAMI 4.0" is published by Beuth Verlag


Asset Administration Shell: ZVEI and VDMA establish user organization "Industrial Digital Twin Association"