Aspen Technology, Inc. announced that it has acquired inmation Software GmbH, a market leader in industrial real-time information management. With this acquisition, AspenTech is positioned to help capital-intensive organizations integrate, manage, and contextualize their industrial data in order to make critical business decisions that bring customers closer to meeting their profitability and sustainability goals.
Scalable software from inmation adapts to the needs of its customers by connecting an organization’s industrial data from various data sources, from plant-level historians to enterprise systems, to create a real-time industrial data infrastructure. Combined with AspenTech’s existing portfolio, including plant-level solutions and AspenTech’s connectivity and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities, the integration of inmation’s technology creates an enterprise-wide data infrastructure. Equipped with secure access and connectivity, customers can bring order to their data and gain true business insight from their industrial data safely and cost-effectively.
inmation will become the cornerstone of AspenTech’s industrial data and connectivity business unit, AIoT. The combined offering furthers the company’s position as an industrial software house driving digital transformation and supporting the customers’ sustainability and profitability goals.
Founded in 2013, inmation is headquartered in Cologne, Germany. As a leading technology company in the field of industrial real-time information management, inmation’s global customer base is comprised of leading companies operating in different industry sectors including pharmaceuticals, chemical, manufacturing, oil & gas, and others.