Industrial production process visualization with the Elastic Stack in real-time at MM Karton

The Mayr-Melnhof Group is the world’s largest producer of coated, recycled, fiber-based cartonboard, an important manufacturer of virgin fiber-based cartonboard, and the largest producer of folding cartons in Europe and a number of countries outside Europe.

Their aim is to establish the best possible standards and technologies over the long term, in all areas of the business. See how they implemented production process visualization in a highly automated and fragmented industrial, process-control environment. Hear about Industry 4.0 marketing and their real-world implementation using the Elastic Stack.

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Juergen Kerner

Head of Operations of Corporate IT

Together with his team, Juergen is responsible for all operational IT within the Mayr-Melnhof group. He introduced the Elastic Stack to the business in 2017, with a strong focus on using the stack for multipurpose use cases, and the reusability of these use cases across various production teams within MM Karton.

Stephan Hampe


Stephan has long-term experience in paper and cartonboard production. His main focus is on improving production technology by implementing process monitoring and using analysis tools. With the Elastic Stack, he found a state-of-the-art tool to visualize and monitor industrial production processes.