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Nokia Unveils MX Workmate: The First OT-Compliant Gen AI Solution for Connected Workers

Nokia, a global leader in telecommunications, has announced the launch of MX Workmate, a groundbreaking suite of operational technology (OT)-compliant tools designed to facilitate interactions between industrial workers and complex machinery.

Nokia, a global leader in telecommunications, has announced the launch of MX Workmate, a groundbreaking suite of operational technology (OT)-compliant tools designed to facilitate interactions between industrial workers and complex machinery.

Breaking New Ground with MX Workmate

MX Workmate represents a significant milestone in industrial technology, harnessing the power of Generative AI (GenAI) and large language module (LLM) technologies to generate contextual, human-like language content based on real-time OT data. By leveraging these innovations, MX Workmate enables workers to comprehend intricate machines, access real-time status information, and enhances productivity, sustainability, and worker safety within industrial environments.

Addressing the Skilled Labor Shortage

As organizations worldwide grapple with a looming skilled labor shortage, exacerbated by predictions of a deficit of 85 million skilled tech workers by 2030, Nokia’s MX Workmate emerges as a timely solution. By effectively utilizing AI tools, MX Workmate aims to alleviate the strain on human resources while enhancing the capabilities of existing employees. However, traditional GenAI LLM solutions have fallen short of meeting stringent OT requirements, including reliability, security, and data sovereignty.

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Innovative Adaptation to OT Environments

Nokia MX Workmate rises to the challenge by adapting GenAI LLM technology to OT environments through integration with the Nokia OT-compliant on-premise edge compute solution MX Industrial Edge (MXIE). This adaptation incorporates innovations such as AI hallucination elimination and parallel LLMs, ensuring reliability, security, and data sovereignty. Utilizing Nokia Team Comms, MX Workmate facilitates seamless communication between workers and OT systems, delivering real-time contextual information in natural human language.

Unlocking Efficiency and Safety

By facilitating natural language processing-based communication between workers and machinery, MX Workmate revolutionizes operations on factory floors. Workers can receive real-time insights into production status, volume, and quality, along with recommendations for improvement. Additionally, early warning systems based on real-time data evaluation enable preventive maintenance, minimizing downtime and optimizing productivity. Furthermore, continuous risk evaluation ensures prompt delivery of safety instructions in emergency situations.

Industry Recognition and Outlook

Reece Hayden, Senior Analyst at ABI Research, lauded Nokia MX Workmate as a pioneering solution that addresses longstanding challenges in the enterprise market. The deployment of MX Workmate promises tangible time savings for employees, offering significant cost optimization and safety opportunities for enterprises.

Nokia’s Vision for Industrial Transformation

Stephan Litjens, Vice President of Enterprise Solutions at Nokia, underscored the pivotal role of AI in industrial transformation. MX Workmate, leveraging Nokia’s comprehensive platform for business-critical wireless connectivity and OT-compliant edge computing, represents a significant opportunity for enterprises to enhance efficiency, productivity, and digitalization strategies.

In conclusion, Nokia MX Workmate stands as a testament to Nokia’s commitment to innovation and its vision for the future of industrial technology. With its transformative capabilities, MX Workmate is poised to revolutionize operations and empower workers in industrial environments worldwide.

Anshika Mathews
Anshika Mathews
Anshika is an Associate Research Analyst working for the AIM Leaders Council. She holds a keen interest in technology and related policy-making and its impact on society. She can be reached at
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