Two Steps Ahead

Automation without limits

ctrlX AUTOMATION surmounts the classic boundaries between machine controls, the IT world and the Internet of Things. With a Linux real-time operating system, consistently open standards, app programming technology, web-based engineering and a comprehensive IoT connection, ctrlX AUTOMATION reduces components and engineering costs by 30 to 50%.

  • High flexibility: Consistent openness in hardware and software
  • Simple networking and digitization: App and IoT technology
  • Co-creation: Own ecosystem with third-party providers
  • 30 to 50% less component and engineering effort


News & Stories

Jasmin Heim

Trade show

ctrlX AUTOMATION live @ SPS 2022

After a two-year break, the doors to the SPS - Smart Production Solutions in Nuremberg finally opened again on 08.11.2022. The visitors used the opportunity to experience the novelties about ctrlX AUTOMATION live.

Trade show


In recent years, Bosch Rexroth has created a new world of automation. Now we are taking the next step to enable even more freedom and openness in automation. We have been intensively developing the next products and solutions. Experience the highlights live at SPS from November 08 - 10 at our booth 450 in hall 7.

Steffen Winkler


Bosch Rexroth at SPS 2022: More openness and freedom in automation

“More openness and freedom in automation” – the motto for the new developments in the world of ctrlX AUTOMATION. From November 8 to 10, Bosch Rexroth will present these new developments at the “SPS – Smart Production Solutions” trade fair (Hall 7, Booth 450) at the Nuremberg exhibition center.