- Cloud-based IPC consist of: Proven industrial hardware from IEI and QNAP software package: Linux based QTS OS, pre-installed software and standardized tools
- Models: Compact and powerful embedded PC and fanless panel PC
- Advantages: No license fees, wide range, easy software configuration
- Features: Remote Device Management, virtualization, data security/backup, private/public cloud management
- IIoT and Industry 4.0
- Gateway function
- Edge computing
ICP Deutschland offers under the brand IEI the new QGW series (QTS-GateWay) as cloud-based IPCs. The hardware of IEI and the software know-how of QNAP are successfully combined in the cloud-based IPC. IEI has been convincing for 20 years as the leading hardware manufacturer of industrial computers. QNAP, the market leader in NAS systems, complements the QGW series with a software package specifically designed for IIoT, consisting of a Linux-based QTS operating system, preinstalled software and standardized tools. The results of this in-house teamwork are QTS-Gateways, which sustain the progressive digitization and networking of processes, machines and systems. True to the motto IEI x QNAP, ICP offers its customers solutions for the IIoT and the age of industry 4.0. The advantages of the cloud-based IPC are versatile: No license fees, wide range of gateway solutions, standardized tools and easy software configuration. With the integrated QTS operating system functions like remote device management, virtualization, data security and backup as well as private and public cloud management are instantly implemented. With this, ICP gives system integrators and software providers an open and cost-effective platform, which is both standardized and flexible, so that a large number of customer-specific IIoT solutions can be realized in different application fields. The choice of cloud-based IPC ranges from compact and powerful embedded PCs to fanless panel PCs. ICP supports the entire implementation process, project-based, with technical documentation and provides important know-how transfer.