On March 19 of 2014 the 21. InnovationsForum Pfalz is held at the University of Kaiserslautern. In that context, the Robot Makers GmbH presents a platform-based approach for Robotics and Automation. Components and tools for rapid prototyping for product development are shown. The PC-based “Generic Control Box” is the central component of the exhibitor’s strategy for information management in industrial processes.