This partnership has Palantir agreeing to help with the creation of a Smart Factory for Panasonic Energy of North America. That includes the addition of edge sensors across factory lines, automated efficiencies, and connected operations.
Palantir will be making these upgrades to Panasonic Energy of North America’s factory in Sparks, Nevada. Additionally, the same setup will be used for the company’s new facility in De Soto, Kansas., beginning in 2025.
Shyam Sankar, Chief Technology Officer of Palantir, said the following about the agreement:
“Foundry now serves as the foundation of PENA’s Smart Factory initiative, and we are already seeing meaningful impact on reducing material scrap and increasing line uptime, thereby improving the quality and volume of production outputs.”
PLTR Stock Movement Today
With this latest partnership, shares of PLTR stock are getting an 8.4% boost as of Wednesday morning. With that comes some 32.8 million shares of the company’s stock changing hands. To put that in perspective, the daily average trading volume for PLTR is around 55 million shares.
Today’s news also builds on strong gains for PLTR stock throughout 2023. This has the company’s stock up 162.4% since the start of the year.
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