Business fields of the Corporate Group

We use our passion and expertise to develop innovative solutions that pave the way to a more sustainable world.
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BA Device Connectors employees

Device connectors

As a leading device connection technology manufacturer, we develop innovative connection and housing solutions for applications in virtually all areas of industry and infrastructure.

When it comes to implementing modern device solutions, device manufacturers have a portfolio at their disposal that boasts over 60,000 products for signal, data, and power transmission.

For individual requirements, we offer excellent services ranging from intuitive configurators to new customer-specific product developments. As your partner, we support you every step of the way in the design-in process – from the initial idea right through to series production.

Extract from our range: PCB terminal blocks and PCB connectors enable reliable PCB connections with a wide range of connection and mounting options. Board-to-board connectors enable in-device connection of PCBs in tight spaces. DIN rail and field housings reliably protect electronics, even in extreme conditions.

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Industrial Components and Electronics

We are one of the world’s leading suppliers of industrial connection technology and electronics. Our product portfolio includes everything for the construction and operation of control cabinets and systems.

We also support our customers with software solutions for more efficient engineering as well as numerous different services and systems designed to increase productivity in control cabinet and systems manufacturing.

With digitally described components, consistent systems, and services, this Business Area is shaping the electrification and networking of the All Electric Society from the ground up and so making a contribution to the transformation on the way to a sustainable world.

We provide terminal blocks and industrial connectors for field installation, switching devices, interface technology,surge protection, and power supplies. Various marking systems, tools, and mounting materials complete our portfolio.

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Industry Management and Automation

As an innovative automation provider, we ensure greater sustainability with digitalization solutions and innovative ideas.

Our automation ecosystem PLCnext Technology offers answers to the growing shortage of skilled workers and the improvement of flexibility, efficiency, and adaptability.

Based on our products and services, we develop practical, smart industrial solutions for the energy industry, process industry, infrastructure and factory automation in close cooperation with our customers. With many years of experience in the industry, we support our customers in positioning themselves for the future and in designing secure industrial systems.

In addition to an open hardware platform, modular engineering software, and access to a global community of experts from the IT and OT world, we also offer the simple integration of apps via an industrial software marketplace. This is complemented by a powerful automation infrastructure consisting of I/O modules, industrial communication technology, functional safety, and industrial PCs. As a technology leader, the use of modern technologies is just as important to us as constant compliance with current cybersecurity standards.

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New Business Fields

With our New Business Fields, we identify and develop new, and in particular, digital business models, and invest in internal and external start-ups. As an extension to our core business, we develop future-oriented business fields with the aim of driving the All Electric Society forward. The diversity of our New Business Fields includes companies involved in corporate venture capital, e-mobility, Smart Services, technical education, testing and certification services, sensor applications, additive manufacturing, and platform business.