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Siemens AG
Type Public (AG)
(ISIN: DE0007236101, FWB:SIE, NYSESI)
Founded 1847 in Berlin, Germany
Founder Werner von Siemens
Headquarters Flag of Germany Berlin and Munich, Germany
Key people Peter Löscher, President & CEO
Wolfgang Dehen, CEO Energy Sector
Heinrich Hiesinger, CEO Industry Sector
Erich Reinhardt, CEO Healthcare Sector
Industry Conglomerates
Products Communication Systems
Power Generation
Industrial Automation and Control
Lighting
Medical Equipment
Transportation and Automotive
Water Technologies
Building Technologies
Home Appliances
Services Business Services
Financing
Construction
Revenue Image:green up.png $ 110.82 billion (2008)[1]
Employees 480,000 (2008-01-03)
Divisions Industry Sector, Energy Sector, Healthcare Sector
Website www.siemens.com

Siemens AG is Europe's largest engineering conglomerate.[2] Siemens' international headquarters are located in Berlin and Munich, Germany. The company is a conglomerate of six major business divisions: Automation & Control, Power, Transportation, Medical, Information & Communication, and Lighting. On November 28, 2007, Siemens reorganised its operations into three Sectors: Industry, Energy and Healthcare with a total of 15 Divisions. Worldwide, Siemens and its subsidiaries employ approximately 400,000[3] people in nearly 190 countries and reported global revenue of 72,448 million in fiscal year 2007[3]. Siemens AG is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, and has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since March 12, 2001. 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Contents

History

Siemens was founded by Werner von Siemens on 1 October 1847. Based on the telegraph, his invention used a needle to point to the sequence of letters, instead of using Morse code. The company – then called Telegraphen-Bauanstalt von Siemens & Halske – opened its first workshop on October 12. Werner von Siemens Ernst Werner von Siemens (known as Werner von Siemens) (December 13, 1816 – December 6, 1892) was a German inventor and industrialist. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Telegraphy (from the Greek words tele = far away and grapho = write) is the long distance transmission of written messages without physical transport of letters, originally over wire. ... Captain Nemo and Professor Aronnax contemplating measuring instruments in Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea In physics and engineering, measurement is the activity of comparing physical quantities of real-world objects and events. ... For other uses, see Letter (disambiguation). ... 1922 Chart of the Morse Code Letters and Numerals Morse code is a method for transmitting telegraphic information, using standardized sequences of short and long elements to represent the letters, numerals, punctuation and special characters of a message. ... is the 285th day of the year (286th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...


In 1848, the company built the first long-distance telegraph line in Europe; 500 km from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main. In 1850 the founder's younger brother, Sir William Siemens (born Carl Wilhelm Siemens), started to represent the company in London. In the 1850s, the company was involved in building long distance telegraph networks in Russia. In 1855, a company branch headed by another brother, Carl von Siemens, opened in St Petersburg, Russia. In 1867, Siemens completed the monumental Indo-European (Calcutta to London) telegraph line.[4] Year 1848 (MDCCCXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... Frankfurt am Main [ˈfraŋkfʊrt] is the largest city in the German state of Hessen and the fifth largest city of Germany. ... For the game, see: 1850 (board game) 1850 (MDCCCL) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Wilhelm Siemens Carl Wilhelm Siemens (en: Charles William Siemens) (April 4, 1823 – November 19, 1883) was a German engineer. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Year 1855 (MDCCCLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Carl Heinrich von Siemens (March 3, 1829 in Menzendorf, Germany - March 21, 1906 in Mentone, Italy) was a German industrialist and brother of Werner von Siemens. ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and Petrograd (Петрогра́д, 1914–1924), is a city located in Northwestern Russia on the delta of the river Neva at the east end of the Gulf of Finland... This article is on Calcutta/Kolkata, the city. ...


In 1881, a Siemens AC Alternator driven by a watermill was used to power the world's first electric street lighting in the town of Godalming, United Kingdom. The company continued to grow and diversified into electric trains and light bulbs. In 1890, the founder retired and left the company to his brother Carl and sons Arnold and Wilhelm. Siemens & Halske (S&H) was incorporated in 1897. Year 1881 (MDCCCLXXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... City lights viewed in a motion blurred exposure. ... Early 20th century Alternator made in Budapest, Hungary, in the power generating hall of a hydroelectric station. ... Watermill of Braine-le-Château, Belgium (12th century) A watermill is a structure that uses a water wheel or turbine to drive a mechanical process such as flour or lumber production, or metal shaping (rolling, grinding or wire drawing). ... , The Pepperpot, Godalmings former town hall. ... Modern AC locomotive (DBAG Class 152). ... The incandescent light bulb uses a glowing wire filament heated to white-hot by electrical resistance, to generate light (a process known as thermal radiation). ... Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


In 1919, S&H and two other companies jointly formed the Osram lightbulb company. A Japanese subsidiary was established in 1923. Year 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The incandescent light bulb uses a glowing wire filament heated to white-hot by electrical resistance, to generate light (a process known as thermal radiation). ... Year 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


During the 1920s and 1930s, S&H started to manufacture radios, television sets, and electron microscopes. RadiOS, the Radiant Operating System, is a project to create a QNX Neutrino like operating system for the x86 architecture. ... Television set may refer to: Television, a device to display television programs Television studio, an installation in which television or video productions take place Set construction, theatrical scenery This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title. ... The electron microscope is a microscope that can magnify very small details with high resolving power due to the use of electrons rather than light to scatter off material, magnifying at levels up to 500,000 times. ...


Ardnacrusha Hydro Power Station

In the 1930s Siemens constructed the Ardnacrusha Hydro Power station on the River Shannon in the then Irish Free State, and it was a world first for its design. The company is remembered for its desire to raise the wages of its under-paid workers only to be overruled by the Cumann na nGaedhael government. Ardnacrusha, originally The Shannon Scheme, is Irelands largest river hydroelectric scheme and is operated on the River Shannon near Limerick City, Ireland. ... Carrick-on-Shannon-Bridge Leitrim Shannon-Bridge Offaly The River Shannon (Irish: altenatively Sionna), Irelands longest river, divides the West of Ireland (mostly the province of Connacht) from the east and south (Leinster and most of Munster). ... This article is about the prior state. ... Cumann na nGaedhael (IPA: ; Society of the Gaels), sometimes spelt Cumann na nGaedheal,[1] was an Irish language name given to two Irish political parties, the second of which had the greater impact. ...


World War II Era

Preceding World War II Siemens was involved in the secret rearmament of Germany. During the Second World War, Siemens supported the Hitler regime, contributed to the war effort and participated in the "Nazification" of the economy. Siemens had many factories in and around notorious extermination camps such as Auschwitz and used slave labor from concentration camps to build electric switches for military uses. In one example, almost 100,000 men and women from Auschwitz worked in a Siemens factory inside the camp, supplying the electricity to the camp.[5] The crematorium ovens at Buchenwald bear the Siemens label. Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... Hitler redirects here. ... Auschwitz, in English, commonly refers to the Auschwitz concentration camp complex built near the town of Oświęcim, by Nazi Germany during World War II. Rarely, it may refer to the Polish town of Oświęcim (called by the Germans Auschwitz) itself. ... Slavery is any of a number of related conditions involving control of a person against his or her will, enforced by violence or other clear forms of coercion. ... A concentration camp is a large detention centre created for political opponents, aliens, specific ethnic or religious groups, civilians of a critical war-zone, or other groups of people, often during a war. ... Buchenwald is the German for beech forest. A koolio forest in the hill range Elm (Höhenzug Elm), in the Helmstedt and Wolfenbüttel districts, Lower Saxony A German name for a Hungarian region Bakony Forest (Hungarian: , German: ) A Nazi concentration camp in Germany (German: ); See Buchenwald concentration camp Buchenwald...


Post-war

In the 1950s and from their new base in Bavaria, S&H started to manufacture computers, semiconductor devices, washing machines, and pacemakers. Siemens AG was incorporated in 1966. The company's first digital telephone exchange was produced in 1980. In 1988 Siemens and GEC acquired the UK defense and technology company Plessey. Plessey's holdings were split, and Siemens took over the avionics, radar and traffic control businesses — as Siemens Plessey. For other uses, see Bavaria (disambiguation). ... This article is about the machine. ... A semiconductor is a solid material that has electrical conductivity in between that of a conductor and that of an insulator; it can vary over that wide range either permanently or dynamically. ... Front-loading washing machine. ... The contractions of the heart are controlled by electrical impulses, these fire at a rate which controls the beat of the heart. ... The General Electric Company plc (GEC) is a British company that was renamed Marconi plc on November 30, 1999 after its defence unit Marconi Electronic Systems was divested and sold to British Aerospace. ... The famous decision by the United States Supreme Court can be found at Plessy v. ... Avionics is a portmanteau which literally means aviation electronics. ... For other uses, see Radar (disambiguation). ... Siemens Plessey was the name given to the Plessey businesses acquired by Siemens AG in 1989. ...


In 1991, Siemens acquired Nixdorf Computer AG and renamed it Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme AG. In 1997 Siemens introduced the first GSM cellular phone with colour display. Also in 1997 Siemens agreed to sell the defence arm of Siemens Plessey to British Aerospace (BAe) and a UK government agency, the Defence Analytical Services Agency (DASA). BAe and DASA acquired the British and German divisions of the operation respectively.[citation needed] Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar. ... Nixdorf Computer AG was a computer company founded by Heinz Nixdorf in 1968. ... Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme, AG (SNI) was formed in the mid 1990s by the merger of Nixdorf Computer AG and the Siemens Data Information Services (DIS) division. ... For other uses, see GSM (disambiguation). ... British Aerospace (BAe) was a UK aircraft and defence systems manufacturer, now part of BAE Systems. ... The Defence Analytical Services Agency (DASA) is an agency within the Ministry of Defence (United Kingdom) and was launched in July 1992 to provide professional analytical, economic and statistical services and advice to the United Kingdoms Ministry of Defence (MoD), and defence-related statistics to Parliament, other Government Departments...


In 1999, Siemens' semiconductor operations were spun off into a new company known as Infineon Technologies. Also, Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme AG formed part of Fujitsu Siemens Computers AG in that year. The retail banking technology group became Wincor Nixdorf. Events of 2008: (EMILY) Me Lesley and MIley are going to China! This article is about the year. ... For the raceway, see Infineon Raceway. ... Fujitsu Siemens Computers is a Japanese and German IT vendor, selling consumer and business computing products in the markets of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (products marketed elsewhere are sold under the Fujitsu brand). ... According to investopedia. ... Wincor Nixdorf (FWB:WIN) is a corporation that provides retail and retail banking hardware, software, and services. ...


In February 2003, Siemens reopened its office in Kabul.[6] For other uses, see February (disambiguation). ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other places with the same name, see Kabul (disambiguation). ...


In 2004, Siemens took over the mantle of official Formula One timekeeper, replacing TAG Heuer. F1 redirects here. ... TAG Heuer Carrera Automatic Chronograph with Tachymetre TAG Heuer (pronounced: täg-hoi-er) is a Swiss watchmaker known for its mid - high range sports watches and chronographs. ...


In November, 2005, Siemens signed a 12 year agreement with the Walt Disney Company to sponsor attractions in its Florida and California parks. Alternate meanings: Disney (disambiguation) The Walt Disney Company (also known as Disney Enterprises, Inc. ... This article is about the U.S. State of Florida. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ...


In 2006, Siemens announced the purchase of Bayer Diagnostics, which was incorporated into the Medical Solutions Diagnostics division officially on 1 January 2007. Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...


In March 2007 a Siemens board member was temporarily arrested and accused of illegally financing a business-friendly labour association which competes against the union IG Metall. He has been released on bail. Offices of the labour union and of Siemens have been searched. Siemens denies any wrongdoing.[7] Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... IG Metall (German: Industriegewerkschaft Metall, German Metalworkers Union) is the dominant metalworkers union in Germany. ...


In April 2007, the Fixed Networks, Mobile Networks and Carrier Services divisions of Siemens merged with Nokia’s Network Business Group in a 50/50 joint venture, creating a fixed and mobile network company called Nokia Siemens Networks. Nokia delayed the merger[8] due to bribery investigations against Siemens.[9] This article is about the telecommunications corporation. ... Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) is a telecommunications solutions supplier which was created as the result of a merger (by means of a 50-50 joint venture) between Siemens AGs COM division (minus its Enterprise business unit) and Nokias Network Business Group. ...


In October 2007, a court in Munich found that the company had bribed public officials in Libya, Russia, and Nigeria in return for the awarding of contracts; four former Nigerian Ministers of Communications were among those named as recipients of the payments. The company admitted to having paid the bribes and agreed to pay a fine of 201 million euros. In December 2007, the Nigerian government canceled a contract with Siemens due to the bribery findings.[10] [11]


Chief Executives

Werner von Siemens Ernst Werner von Siemens (known as Werner von Siemens) (December 13, 1816 – December 6, 1892) was a German inventor and industrialist. ... Charles William Siemens (April 4, 1823 - November 19, 1883) was a German engineer. ... Carl Friedrich von Siemens (September 5, 1872 in Berlin – September 9, 1941 in Heinendorf near Potsdam) was a German Entrepreneur and politician. ... Hermann von Siemens (August 9, 1885-October 13, 1986) was a German industrialist who became head of the German electronics company Siemens AG in 1941 and served until 1956. ... Ernst Albrecht von Siemens (May 9, 1903 - 1990) was a telecommunications Industrialist, one of the successors on his familys company, the son of Carl Friedrich von Siemens. ... Dr. Ing. ... Karlheinz Kaske (April 19, 1928 in Essen-September 27, 1998) was a German manager and CEO of the Siemens AG from 1981 to 1992. ... Dr. Heinrich von Pierer (exactly Heinrich Pierer von Esch ) (born January 26, 1941 in Erlangen) is a German manager. ... Klaus Kleinfeld Klaus Kleinfeld (born November 6, 1957 in Bremen, Germany) was chief executive officer (CEO) of Siemens AG from 2005 till July 2007. ... Peter Löscher (born September 17, 1957 in Villach, Austria) is an Austrian manager and President, Global Human Health at global pharmaceutical company Merck & Co. ...

Corporate affairs

Management

Peter Löscher (formerly of Merck) is the current president and the CEO as of July 1, 2007.[12]. He succeeded Dr. Klaus Kleinfeld after the scandal charges of bribery against Siemens. Gerhard Cromme is the current chairman of the supervisory board of Siemens AG. He succeeded Dr. Heinrich v. Pierer on 4/26/2007. is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...


2007 Price fixing fine

In January 2007 Siemens was fined €396 million by the European Commission for rigging EU electricity markets through a cartel involving 11 companies, among which ABB, Alstom, Fuji, Hitachi Japan, AE Power Systems, Mitsubishi Electric Corp, Schneider, Areva, Toshiba and VA Tech [13]. According to the Commission, "between 1988 and 2004, the companies rigged bids for procurement contracts, fixed prices, allocated projects to each other, shared markets and exchanged commercially important and confidential information."[13] Siemens was given a the highest fine of €396 million, more than half of the total, for its alleged leadership role in the incident. Berlaymont, the Commissions seat The European Commission (formally the Commission of the European Communities) is the executive branch of the European Union. ... // On April 18, 2007 The European commission imposed a fined Heineken €219. ... For the American pop-punk band, see Cartel (band). ... ABB, formerly Asea Brown Boveri, is a multinational corporation headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland, operating mainly in the power and automation technology areas. ... Alstom (formerly GEC-Alsthom) (Euronext: ALO) is a large French company whose businesses are power generation, railway signalling; and manufacturing trains (e. ... Fuji is: Mount Fuji, a mountain in Japan Fuji River, a river in Japan Fuji Speedway, a major race track at the base of Mt Fuji Mt. ... Kenny Acheson Schneider Electric is a French global company. ... AREVA (Euronext: CEI) is a France-based multinational industrial conglomerate that deals in energy, especially in nuclear power. ... Toshiba Corporations headquarters (Center) in Hamamatsucho, Tokyo Toshiba Corporation sales by division for year ending March 31, 2005 Toshiba Corporation ) (TYO: 6502 ) is a Japanese multinational conglomerate manufacturing company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. ... Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, better known as Virginia Tech, is a public land grant polytechnic university in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. Its strengths are in agriculture, engineering, architecture, natural resources, and veterinary medicine programs. ...


Bribery Case

Siemens is currently being investigated for serious bribery, involving Heinz-Joachim Neubürger, former chief financial officer, Karl-Hermann Baumann, another former CFO and exchairman, and Johannes Feldmayer, a former management board member. [14]. The investigation has found questionable payments of roughly €1.3 billion, or $1.9 billion, from 2002 to 2006 that have triggered a broad range of inquiries in Germany, the United States and many other countries. [15]


In May 2007 a German court convicted two former executives of paying about €6 million in bribes from 1999 to 2002 to help Siemens win natural gas turbine supply contracts with Enel, an Italian energy company. The contracts were valued at about €450 million. Siemens was fined €38 million.[16]


Siemens has tightened its internal controls, and implemented strict compliance and anti-corruption measures throughout the company.


Organization structure

Since 1 January 2008, the company is divided into 3 sectors and a total of 15 divisions.[17]

  1. Industry Sector
    1. Industry Automation
    2. Motion Control
    3. Building Technologies
    4. Industry Solutions
      1. Water Technologies
    5. Mobility
    6. Osram
  2. Energy Sector
    1. Fossil Power Generation
    2. Renewable Energy
    3. Oil & Gas
    4. Service Rotating Equipment
    5. Power Transmission
    6. Power Distribution
  3. Healthcare Sector
    1. Imaging & IT
    2. Workflow & Solutions
    3. Diagnostics

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Key business areas and subsidiary companies before 2008

Siemens' six operational business areas before 2008 were: Automation & Control (Automation & Drives, Industrial Solutions & Services, Siemens Building Technologies), Power (Power Generation, Power Transmission & Distribution), Transportation (Transportation Systems, Siemens VDO), Medical (Siemens Medical Solutions), Information & Communication (Siemens Communications, Siemens IT Solutions and Services), and Lighting (OSRAM GmbH, OSRAM Sylvania). Siemens Medical Solutions (Siemens Med) is a supplier to the healthcare industry headquartered in Erlangen, Germany and Malvern, Pennsylvania. ... Siemens COM was the communications and information business of German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG. It is the largest division of Siemens and is divided into Mobile Networks, Fixed Networks and Enterprise business units. ... Siemens IT Solutions and Services (SIS) is a service provider which is part of Siemens AG headquartered in Munich, Germany It which provides outsourcing services for many companies such as 3Com, Coca Cola, EMC2, and Microsoft. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... OSRAM SYLVANIA INC. is the North American operation of lighting manufacturer Osram GmbH, which is owned by Siemens AG. The company produces a wide range of lighting products for home, business and automotive use. ...


The company is also active in Financing (Siemens Financial Services), Real Estate (Siemens Real Estate), Home Appliances (BSH), Water Technologies (SWT), Computers (Fujitsu Siemens Computers), and Business Services. Siemens Financial Services is a subsidiary of Siemens AG, based in Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire following a relocation in August 2006 from Harrow, Middlesex. ... Fujitsu Siemens Computers is a Japanese and German IT vendor, selling consumer and business computing products in the markets of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (products marketed elsewhere are sold under the Fujitsu brand). ...


Recently acquired companies

  • Atecs Mannesmann AG (2001) including Mannesmann Dematic, Mannemann Sachs, Mannesmann VDO Automotive, Mannesmann Demag Krauss-Maffei
  • Danfoss Flow Division (2003)
  • Bonus Energy (2004) — now Siemens Wind Power A/S
  • [ndX Software (2004)
  • Chrysler Group’s Huntsville Electronics Corporation (2004)
  • USFilter Corporation (2004) — now Siemens Water Technologies Corp.
  • Woodlands Technology (2004)
  • Photo-Scan (2004)
  • DASAN (South Korea - 2004)
  • Alstom Industrial Turbine Business (2005)
  • Jet Turbine Services (2005)
  • Transmitton (2005) — now Siemens Transportation Systems UK
  • Shaw Power (2005)
  • Chantry Networks (2005)
  • Myrio (USA/Canada - 2005)
  • CTI Molecular Imaging (2005)
  • Evoline (2005)
  • VA Tech Group (Austria - 2005)
  • Power Technologies International (2005) — now Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution, Inc.
  • AN Windenergie GmbH (2005) — now Siemens Wind Power GmbH
  • Bayer AG -Diagnostic branch (2006)
  • Controlotron, USA (2004)
  • Diagnostic Products Corp. (2006) — now Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics
  • Bewator AB (Sweden - 2005) Security
  • Vai Ingdesi Automation (Argentine - 2007) Industrial Automation
  • Kadon Electro Mechanical Services Ltd. (2006)— now TurboCare Canada Ltd.
  • Kühnle, Kopp, & Kausch AG (2006) — now Siemens Turbomachinery Equipment GmbH
  • Opto Control (2006)
  • UGS Corp. (2007)
  • Dade Behring (2007)
  • S/D Engineers, Inc. (2007)
  • VistaScape Security Systems (2006)

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Siemens Foundation

Through an American sub-organisation known as the Siemens Foundation, Siemens also devotes funds to rewarding students and AP teachers. One of its main programs is the Siemens Westinghouse Competition in maths, science, and technology, which annually grants scholarships up to US$100,000 to both individual and team entrants. According to the foundation website, Siemens awards a total of nearly US$2 million in scholarship money every year. The Siemens Foundation is a non-profit organization run by Siemens AG. It is responsible for the Siemens Westinghouse Competition, a prestigious science and engineering award, and also is involved in the Siemens AP Scholar Award. ... Advanced Placement (AP) is the term used to describe high school classes that are taught at a college level. ... After Siemens AG purchased Westinghouse Electric Corporation in 1997, it was under the impression that the prestigious Westinghouse Science Talent Search (now the Intel Science Talent Search) would be theirs as well. ... For other meanings of mathematics or uses of math and maths, see Mathematics (disambiguation) and Math (disambiguation). ...


Products

Industrial

  • Industrial Instrumentation (Sensors and Controls)
  • Gas & Steam Turbines
  • SINAMICS drives
  • Electric motors
  • SIMATIC Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • SIMATIC Human Machine Interface (HMI)
  • SIMATIC PCS7 Distributed Control System (DCS)
  • SINUMERIK Computerized Numerical Control (CNC)

Telecommunications

  • Telecommunication Service Platform, the TSP 7000
  • Gigaset, Home entertainment products, including Gigaset M740 AV, a set-top box to receive TDT and integrate it in a domestic network (using WLAN or cable), i.e. for home streaming media.
  • Hicom Trading E
  • Hicom 300
  • HiPath
  • HiQ 8000 Softswitch
  • HiE 9200 Softswitch
  • MSR32R
  • EWSD telephone exchanges
  • SPX 2000 small digital telephone exchange (rural)
  • Siemens Gigaset cordless telephones
  • Siemens Mobile Phones - divested to BenQ in 2005
  • Radio and core products for 2G and 3G Mobile Networks (GSM, UMTS, ...)

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  • SIMATIC PCS 7 Process Automation System for Process and Hybrid industries
  • Siemens SPPA-T2000 Control System (formerly Teleperm XP)
  • Siemens SPPA-T3000 Control System (For Electrical Power Generation Control)

Other

  • @ctiveFRIEND
  • Advia(R) hematology systems [18]
  • AXIOM Artis
  • AXIOM Sensis
  • Biograph TruePoint PET.CT
  • E.Cam Signature Series Gamma Camera
  • Industrial programmable controls (including Simatic PLC, and Logo! microcontrollers)
  • Magnetom C!, a low field open MRI
  • Magnetom Avanto, a Tim system MRI
  • MAGNETOM(TM) Espree
  • Magnetom Espree, a Tim system, open bore MRI
  • Magnetom Trio, A Tim System, ultra high field MRI
  • The Siemens Servo life support ventilator line
  • Sinorix(TM)
  • Sistore(TM)
  • Siemens Soarian(TM) HIS
  • SOMATOM(R) Definition CT
  • SOMATOM(R) Sensation CT
  • SOMATOM(R) Emotion CT
  • Spectrum PowerCC(TM)
  • Symbia TruePoint SPECT-CT
  • Windturbines, 1.3 MW, 2.3 MW, 3.6 MW

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Competition

Main competitors of Siemens are:

3Com (NASDAQ: COMS) is a manufacturer best known for its computer network infrastructure products. ... ABB, formerly Asea Brown Boveri, is a multinational corporation headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland, operating mainly in the power and automation technology areas. ... Alcatel Lucent (or Alcatel-Lucent according to some sources) is the name of the new company formed after the merge agreement signed by Alcatel and Lucent Technologies. ... Alstom (formerly GEC-Alsthom) (Euronext: ALO) is a large French company whose businesses are power generation, railway signalling; and manufacturing trains (e. ... For other uses, see Bombardier (disambiguation). ... Cisco redirects here. ... Computrols was founded in 1983 in New Orleans, Louisiana by Royden J. Lynch, Jr. ... This article is about an industrial manufacturer. ... Emerson Electric Company is a global company based in the United States which ranked 144 on the Fortune 500. ... For other uses, see Ericsson (disambiguation). ... GE redirects here. ... Honeywell Heating Specialties Company Stock Certificate dated 1924 signed by Mark C. Honeywell - courtesy of Scripophily. ... Johnson Controls, Inc. ... Lantronix is an Irvine, California based manufacturer of LAN-attached serial and parallel access devices, print-servers and terminal server products. ... Larsen & Toubro Limited is Indias largest engineering and construction conglomerate, with diverse interests such as hydraulic equipment, power services, fertilizer projects, and information technology. ... MAN AG (German: Maschinenfabrik Augsburg-Nürnberg AG, ISIN: DE0005937007) is a German transportation company. ... Northern Telecommunications Networks, commonly known as Nortel, is a telecommunications equipment manufacturer headquartered in Canada. ... The OMRON Corporation ) (TYO: 6645) is a Japanese electronics company in Kyoto. ... Philips HQ in Amsterdam Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (Royal Philips Electronics N.V.), usually known as Philips, (Euronext: PHIA, NYSE: PHG) is one of the largest electronics companies in the world, founded and headquartered in the Netherlands. ... Rockwell Automation NYSE: ROK is leading global provider of industrial automation power, control and information solutions that help manufacturers achieve a competitive advantage for their businesses. ... Samsung Group is one of the largest South Korean business groupings. ... Kenny Acheson Schneider Electric is a French global company. ... Toshiba Corporations headquarters (Center) in Hamamatsucho, Tokyo Toshiba Corporation sales by division for year ending March 31, 2005 Toshiba Corporation ) (TYO: 6502 ) is a Japanese multinational conglomerate manufacturing company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. ...

See also

BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH - joint venture with Robert Bosch GmbH, makes appliances in Europe. ... Siemens Limited is a company in Saudi Arabia and part of the global Siemens AG. Siemens Limited provides comprehensive solutions in many fields, ranging from oil and gas, petrochemicals, and power generation and distribution to information and communications, and health care. ... The Simatic S5 PLC is an automation system based on Programmable Logic Controllers. ... The Siemens S65 The Siemens SX1 The Siemens S55 The Siemens SX45 The Siemens M65 The Siemens MT50 The Siemens ME45 The BenQ-Siemens S68 The Siemens M55 The Siemens A52 The Siemens C35 The Siemens MC60 Siemens cellular telephones were mobile phones, produced by Siemens AG. In 2005 the...

References

  • Greider, William (1997). One World, Ready or Not. Penguin Press. ISBN 0-7139-9211-5.
Footnotes
  1. ^ Forbes Global 2000 (March 2008).
  2. ^ Bloomberg.com. Retrieved on 2008-01-12.
  3. ^ a b Siemens AG – Annual Report (HTML). www.siemens.com (January 2008). Retrieved on 25 February, 2008.
  4. ^ Siemens history. Retrieved on 2008-01-12.
  5. ^ Claude Lanzmann. Shoah [DVD]. New Yorker Films.
  6. ^ United Nations Security Council meeting 4943 page 7 on 15 April 2004 (retrieved 2007-09-06)
  7. ^ Board member arrested in new blow for Siemens.
  8. ^ Associated Press quoted by Forbes: Nokia-Siemens Venture to Start in April, March 15, 2007
  9. ^ International Herald Tribune: Bribery trial deepens Siemens woes, March 13, 2007
  10. ^ Agande, Ben; Miebi Senge. "Bribe: FG blacklists Siemens", Vanguard, Vanguard Media, 2007-12-05. Retrieved on 2007-12-07. 
  11. ^ Taiwo, Juliana. "FG Blacklists Siemens, Cancels Contract", Thisday, Leaders & Company, 2007-12-06. Retrieved on 2007-12-07. 
  12. ^ cnbc.com
  13. ^ a b EU cracks down on electricity-gear cartel, EurActiv, 25 January 2007 (English)
  14. ^ ft.com
  15. ^ iht.com
  16. ^ The New York Times. Retrieved on 2007-05-15.
  17. ^ New organizational structure of Siemens AG as of January 1, 2008. Retrieved on 2008-03-08.
  18. ^ diagnostics.siemens.com

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Further reading

  • Weiher, Siegfried von /Herbert Goetzeler (1984). The Siemens Company, Its Historical Role in the Progress of Electrical Engineering 1847–1980, 2nd ed. Berlin and Munich.
  • Feldenkirchen, Wilfried (2000). Siemens, From Workshop to Global Player, Munich.
  • Feldenkirchen, Wilfried / Eberhard Posner (2005): The Siemens Entrepreneurs, Continuity and Change, 1847-2005, Ten Portraits, Munich.

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A rising star on the horizon and a niche specialist partner for the Automotive, Semiconductor & F&A BPO industry , KPIT Cummins Infosystems was recently chosen as a leader in global outsourcing (#38) by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (May 07). ... LogicaCMG is a telecommunications and IT consultancy company. ... Orange Business Services (formerly Equant) is a subsidiary of France Télécom and provides network and information technology business services in over 220 countries and territories. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Perot Systems Corporation NYSE: PER is an information technology services provider based in Plano, Texas. ... Science Applications International Corporation Science Applications International Corporation (usually known as SAIC) is the largest employee-owned research and engineering firm in the United States. ... Sapient NASDAQ: SAPE helps clients innovate their businesses in the areas of marketing, business operations, and technology”. Sapient has a reputation of tackling complex initiatives in the consulting industry like: helping MIT create a new model for making course material available globally, working with the US Marine Corps on their... Satyam Computer Services Ltd. ... Steria Limited, are the UK arm of Groupe Stéria [1], a French information technology, consulting, outsourcing and professional services companies with nine thousand staff operating across 10 countries in Europe. ... Tata Consultancy Services Limited (TCS) is an Indian software services and consulting company. ... The current version of the article or section reads like an advertisement. ... TietoEnator is an international software development company. ... Titan Corporation is a United States-based company headquartered in San Diego, California. ... Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS), based in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United States, and incorporated in Delaware[3], is a global provider of information technology services and solutions. ... Wipro Tech (NYSE: WIT) is an information technology service company established in India in 1980. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) is an American manufacturer of software and systems for information management and storage. ... For the district in Saga, Japan, see Fujitsu, Saga. ... Maxtor Corporation was an American manufacturer of computer hard disk drives founded in 1982 and acquired by Seagate in 2006. ... Network Appliance, Inc. ... Samsung Electronics (SEC, Hangul:삼성전자; KRXS: 005930, KRXS: 005935, LSE: SMSN, LSE: SMSD) is the worlds largest electronics and information technology company[1], headquartered in Suwon, South Korea. ... Seagate Technology (NYSE: STX) is a major American manufacturer of hard drives, founded in 1979 and based in Scotts Valley, California. ... Hitachi Global Storage Technologies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. ... Western Digital Corporation (NYSE: WDC) (often abbreviated to WD) is a manufacturer of a large proportion of the worlds hard disks, and has a long history in the electronics industry as an IC maker and a storage products company. ... A semiconductor is a solid material that has electrical conductivity in between that of a conductor and that of an insulator; it can vary over that wide range either permanently or dynamically. ... AMD redirects here. ... Broadcom Corporation is a leading American supplier of integrated circuits (ICs) for broadband communications. ... Elpida Memory, Inc. ... Fairchild Semiconductor introduced the first commercially available integrated circuit (although at almost the same time as one from Texas Instruments), and would go on to become one of the major players in the evolution of Silicon Valley in the 1960s. ... Freescale sign Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. ... Skyworks Solutions, Inc. ... Hynix Semiconductor Inc. ... For the raceway, see Infineon Raceway. ... Intel redirects here. ... Micron Technology (Micron) NYSE: MU is a multinational company based in Boise, Idaho, USA, best known for producing many forms of semiconductor devices. ... Categories: Electronics companies of the United States | Companies based in California | Corporation stubs ... The American multinational Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) (pronounced ) specializes in the manufacture of graphics-processor technologies for workstations, desktop computers, and handheld devices. ... For other uses of NXP, see NXP (disambiguation). ... Qimonda AG (NYSE: QI), (pronounced key-MON-duh) is the new memory company split out of Infineon Technologies AG on May 1, 2006, to form the third largest DRAM company worldwide, according to the industry research firm Gartner Dataquest. ... Renesas Technology Corporation ) is a Japanese semiconductor manufacturer. ... ROHM Co. ... Sharp Corporation ) (TYO: 6753 , LuxSE: SRP) is a Japanese electronics manufacturer, founded in 1912. ... STMicroelectronics is an international leading supplier of semiconductors. ... Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN), better known in the electronics industry (and popularly) as TI, is an American company based in Dallas, Texas, USA, renowned for developing and commercializing semiconductor and computer technology. ... Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Limited (Traditional Chinese: 台灣積體電路製造股份有限公司, abbrev. ... VIA Technologies logo VIA Technologies is a Taiwanese manufacturer of integrated circuits, mainly motherboard chipsets, CPUs, and memory, and is part of the Formosa Plastics Group. ... Software redirects here. ... Activision Blizzard, Inc. ... Adobe Systems (pronounced a-DOE-bee IPA: ) (NASDAQ: ADBE) (LSE: ABS) is an American computer software company headquartered in San Jose, California, USA. Adobe was founded in December 1982[1] by John Warnock and Charles Geschke, who established the company after leaving Xerox PARC in order to develop and sell... Apple Inc. ... CA, Inc. ... Electronic Arts (EA) (NASDAQ: ERTS) is an American developer, marketer, publisher, and distributor of computer and video games. ... For other uses, see IBM (disambiguation) and Big Blue. ... Intuit Inc. ... McAfee, Inc. ... Microsoft Corporation, (NASDAQ: MSFT, HKSE: 4338) is a multinational computer technology corporation with global annual revenue of US$44. ... For the video game system, see Nintendo Entertainment System. ... For the road bicycle racing team previously known as Novell, see Rabobank (cycling). ... Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) is one of the major companies developing database management systems (DBMS), tools for database development, middle-tier software, enterprise resource planning software (ERP), customer relationship management software (CRM) and supply chain management (SCM) software. ... For other uses, see Red Hat (disambiguation). ... SAP AG (ISIN: DE0007164600, FWB: SAP, NYSE: SAP) is the largest European software enterprise and the third largest in the world, with headquarters in Walldorf, Germany. ... This article is about the video game company. ... Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. ... Symantec Corporation NASDAQ: SYMC, founded in 1982, is an international corporation which sells computer software, particularly in the realms of security and information management. ... Take Two redirects here. ... Ubisoft Entertainment (formerly Ubi Soft) is a computer and video game publisher and developer with headquarters in Montreuil-sous-Bois, France. ... Copy of the original phone of Alexander Graham Bell at the Musée des Arts et Métiers in Paris Telecommunication is the assisted transmission of signals over a distance for the purpose of communication. ... For other uses, see 3 (disambiguation). ... América Móvil (NYSE: AMX, BMV: AMX, NASDAQ: AMOV) is the largest mobile network operator in Germano America and Latin America and the largest corporation in Latin America. ... This article is about the current AT&T. For the 1885-2005 company, see American Telephone & Telegraph. ... For the information technology, see Airtel (FBI). ... Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (known as BSNL, India Communications Corporation Limited) is a public sector communications company in India. ... BT Group plc (formerly British Telecommunications plc) which trades as BT (pronounced Bee tee) (also previously as British Telecom and is still commonly known as such amongst the general public) is the privatised UK state telecommunications operator. ... For other uses, see Cablevision (disambiguation). ... Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) is the largest cable television company and the second largest Internet service provider in the United States. ... DTAG corporate headquarters, Bonn Deutsche Telekom AG (ISIN: DE0005557508, FWB: DTE, NYSE: DT, LSE: DEU, TYO: 9496) (English translation: German Telecom) (abbreviated DTAG) is a telecommunications company headquartered in Bonn, Germany. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... France Télécom (Euronext: FTE, NYSE: FTE) (often spelled France Telecom, without the accents, in non-French text) is the main telecommunication company in France. ... KPN (in full Koninklijke KPN N.V., Royal KPN NV) (NYSE: KPN) is a Dutch fixed-line and mobile telecommunications company, including both 2G and 3G mobile operations. ... Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (日本電信電話 Nippon Denshin Denwa) is a telephone company that dominates the telecommunication market in Japan. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... RCN Corporation, (NASDAQ: RCNI), founded in 1997 and based in Herndon, Virginia, is the first and largest American facilities-based competitive provider of bundled telephone, cable television and high speed Internet service delivered over its own fiber-optic local network to consumers in the Boston, New York, Eastern Pennsylvania, Washington... Rogers Communications Inc. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE: S) is one of the largest telecommunications companies in the US. With 55 million subscribers, Sprint Nextel operates the third largest wireless telecommunications network in the United States (based on total wireless customers), behind AT&T and Verizon Wireless. ... Swisscom AG is the leading telephone company in Switzerland. ... Telecom Italia is formerly a partially state-owned Italian telco. ... Telefónica, S.A., (IBEX-35:TEF, Euronext: TEF, NYSE: TEF, LSE: TDE, FWB: TEF, TYO: 9481) is a Spanish telecommunications company. ... Teléfonos de México S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: TMX), better known as Telmex, is a Mexican telecommunications company that provides telecommunication products and services in Mexico and in many parts of Latin America, such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and even in the United States. ... Telstra Corporation (ASX: , NZX: TLS, NYSE: TLS) (formed from Telecom Australia) is an Australian telecommunications and media company under private ownership, with a dominant position in landline telephone services, a large share of mobile phone services, domestic consumer (including dial-up access, 50% of Broadband internet broadband cable modem, satellite... Time Warner Inc. ... // Turkcell (NYSE: TKC) is a mobile phone operator in Turkey, currently the countrys largest. ... Verizon Communications, Inc. ... Virgin Media Inc. ... Vodafone Group Plc is a mobile network operator headquartered in Newbury, Berkshire, England, UK. It is the largest mobile telecommunications network company in the world by turnover and has a market value of about £84. ... It has been suggested that Vertical expansion be merged into this article or section. ... Apple Inc. ... 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