Information Systems Institute at the University of Siegen, Germany is a research institute promoting research and development activities especially in the fields of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Product Data Management (PDM), and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). Current research activities concern Knowledge Management, Simulation-based Optimization, Service-Oriented Architectures, and Grid Computing.
Co.Com Concurrent Computing GmbH, Germany is a service provider for high-end sheet metal forming simulations. In cooperation with the University of Siegen they are developing brand new simulation solutions.
Fraunhofer-Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing (SCAI) performs applied research and development in numerical simulation, optimization, and bioinformatics.
Fischer & Kaufmann GmbH & Co. KG, Germany is a very successful medium-sized automotive supplier involved in the production and sales of sheet metal parts.
T-Systems SfR has a focus on services for industrial and public research and development. Besides other, they provide compute-, network-, and information services.