Industry 4.0 and Artificial Intelligence

Get ready for Industry 4.0

Your industry gets more complex every day. Thrive in the 4.0 era with AI-enabled platforms that deliver solutions to your biggest challenges.

Solution areas

Accelerate performance

Connected devices, data analytics, and enterprise asset management (EAM) are changing the way maintenance is conducted. 

Make critical decisions faster

AI-enabled platforms support performance-driven operations to enhance exploration, predict asset failure, and increase productivity.

New IMPACT Industry Solutions for Metals & Mining

Accelerate your SAP S/4HANA journey with Impact Industry Solutions. Rely on 100+ industry best practices, decades of project learnings and a broad spectrum of intelligent technologies.

Who we work with

Goldcorp processes complex inquiries 35 times faster with Watson

"What we're seeing with Watson™ is what could take 24 hours to process, can be done in a matter of seconds." - Paul Harbidge, Senior Vice President of Exploration, Goldcorp


Sandvik performs mining process optimization on more than just equipment

With a focus on data, Sandvik and their customers drive mining productivity in new ways and reduce the impact of equipment breakdowns.


Southwire transforms B2B customer experience

Rethink sales from your customer's perspective, with online ordering and real-time order tracking, built on SAP Commerce.

IBM Technology

Make Industry 4.0 a reality with cutting-edge technology and applications that solve your biggest industry challenges.


IBM Cloud™ solutions offer real-time access into data and applications for insights that help save time and control costs.

Internet of Things

Avoid issues to improve quality and yield with IoT solutions that continuously monitor and analyze mining operation data.


IBM Blockchain helps securely track metals within your supply chain to ensure customers and suppliers know their origin.

Trends and News

Get ready for Industry 4.0

Your industry gets more complex every day. Thrive in the 4.0 era.

For industry, diamonds have nothing on cobalt

How can blockchain ensure cobalt supplies come from the right place?

Ready to learn more?

Dig a little deeper into IBM solutions and learn how to improve your Metal & Mining business.