What is LCR 4.0?
Driven by the rise of Industry 4.0, or the
"fourth industrial revolution", LCR4.0 aims to help small and medium
sized companies to innovate, digitise and improve their processes
through fully subsidised technical and business support provided by six
local partner organisations.
Industry 4.0 technology areas include:
- Big data
- Internet of Things
- Cloud computing
- Autonomous Systems
- Systems integration
- Augmented reality
- Additive manufacturing
- Cyber security
Where does the Hartree Centre fit in?
We’re one of the partner organisations that will deliver access
to technologies, support and expertise to enable SMEs to streamline
their processes, innovate and increase productivity.
We specialise in high performance computing, big data analytics
and cognitive technologies, so will be looking at how SMEs taking part
in the LCR 4.0 programme can apply these technologies to solve
manufacturing and supply chain challenges.
Examples where we can help
We’ve come up with some quick examples of the types of projects
we can help you to achieve through minimal effort, but resulting in
maximum impact for your business:
- Data analysis using CRISP-DM and predictive analytics
- Rapid prototyping using CFD & SPH
- Explore the potential of IBM Watson
- Upgrade codes to run on high performance or data centric systems
- Explore hardware acceleration
See what the Hartree Centre could offer your SME in more detail.
Find out more about LCR 4.0 & how to apply for this support.