Siemens Machine Tool Systems has been the global and innovative partner for the machine tool world for many years now. With the SINUMERIK CNC, Siemens provides highly productive automation solutions for the workshop, for contract manufacturing and for the large-batch production industry. Whether individual or mass production, simple or complex workpieces – SINUMERIK always provides the perfect solution. Furthermore, Siemens Machine Tool Systems offers seamless and integrated solutions that extend from the machine tool up to the enterprise level. Especially in the CNC production domain, with SINUMERIK, Siemens has been pushing the envelope for years now with innovative ideas. These ideas include simulation, virtual machines and integrating systems into the factory IT landscape. The objective is to further promote this integration, and therefore prepare the way for Industry 4.0 in machine tool manufacturing.