NODE.EDGE – Simple and Fast Environment Setup in 2 Steps Robot navigation & individual AMR control Designed specifically for industrial conditions and requirements, “NODE.EDGE” is a module that delivers the required level of robustness to ensure maximum availability of AMRs even under challenging environmental conditions. Through continuously updated environment and data models, the NODE.EDGE can […]

Working Student/Internship: UI/UX Development

Your tasks:
– Support us in the development of our groundbreaking UI for robotics.
– Co-design our user interface and directly implement your ideas.
– Help us with the creation and execution of UI/UX user tests.


Japanese automotive supplier DENSO relies on Cloud Robotics for the management of multi-vendor fleets. The team of NODE Robotics and Fraunhofer IPA is working closely with DENSO to develop the optimal combination of NODE.SRVS.

Audi & Bär Automation Pilot

The technological forerunner of the software solution for autonomous navigation was already successfully deployed in automotive production with the company Bär Automation in 2015. Since then, 23 vehicles of Bär Automation have been running in single-shift operation in the final assembly of passenger cars with an availability that is customary in the industry. Since then, […]

BMW Group

Since 2017, Fraunhofer IPA has been supporting the BMW Group in the largest automation project in the company’s history with a navigation solution for its AMR, the Smart Transport Robot. This fruitful collaboration has resulted in spin-offs from both companies – IDEALworks GmbH, which also offers the AMR outside the automotive giant, and NODE Robotics […]


Market entry Market entry with NODE.EDGE.

December 2020

Pre-Seed funding Successful investments completed by pre-seed investors.

March 2020

EXIST Forschungstransfer funding NODE receives funding of approximately € 1.2 million from the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi).