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Otto Mation Comic - June 17, 2015
June 16, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - June 17, 2015

Submit a caption for this comic. If your caption is selected as the winner, we will send you an Automation.com mug.

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Otto Mation Comic - June 10, 2015
June 09, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - June 10, 2015

Otto talks to his veteran maintenance technician about new methods of determining what equipment needs to be repaired.

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Otto Mation Comic - June 3, 2015
June 02, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - June 3, 2015

Mr. Barnes informs the engineering department that the company just purchased cyber breach insurance.

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Otto Mation Comic - May 27, 2015
May 26, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - May 27, 2015

Otto informs his technicians that the company is moving their maintenance management program to the cloud.

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Otto Mation Comic - May 20, 2015
May 19, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - May 20, 2015

Otto's older colleague reflects on the good ole days of simpler automation systems.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - April 29, 2015
April 24, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - April 29, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Mike B. in Pennsylvania.

"Do you like my new robot? I call it 'automowtion.'"

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Otto Mation Comic - April 22, 2015
April 21, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - April 22, 2015

Otto and his colleague discuss the possible standards wars brought on by Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

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Otto Mation Comic - April 15, 2015
April 13, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - April 15, 2015

Otto debates with economist and psychologist about whether technology is stealing jobs from workers.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - March 25, 2015
March 24, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - March 25, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Peter F. in Pennsylvania.

"So now, who was it that you were saying was wet behind the ears?!"

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Otto Mation Comic - March 18, 2015
March 17, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - March 18, 2015

Otto gives his colleague a hard time about partying too much on St. Patrick's Day.

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Otto Mation Comic - March 11, 2015
March 10, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - March 11, 2015

Mr. Barnes presents Otto with a gift that he believes will help alleviate his work load.

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Otto Mation Comic - March 4, 2015
March 03, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - March 4, 2015

Otto walks in on Mr. Barnes who has a hired a psychic reader to predict the future.

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Otto Mation Comic - February 25, 2015
February 24, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - February 25, 2015

Otto asks his manager for a historian to help analyze plant data.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - February 4, 2015
February 02, 2015

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - February 4, 2015

The winning caption was submitted by Terence M. in Pennsylvania.

"How else did you expect me to keep all of our projects on time and under budget?"

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Otto Mation Comic - January 28, 2015
January 27, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - January 28, 2015

Otto stops an engineer from plugging a USB drive into a production PC and has an awkward moment.

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Otto Mation Comic - January 21, 2015
January 20, 2015

Otto Mation Comic - January 21, 2015

Otto suggests possible outcome when Mr. Barnes asks for change to old production line.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - December 17, 2014
December 16, 2014

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - December 17, 2014

The winning caption was submitted by Terence M. in Pennsylvania.

“Santa, this is the Elfa version of the new automated assembly line.”

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Otto Mation Comic - December 10, 2014
December 09, 2014

Otto Mation Comic - December 10, 2014

Mr. Barnes tells Otto that he can't use an innovative new controller because it's not on the approved vendor list.

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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - November 19, 2014
November 17, 2014

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - November 19, 2014

The winning caption was submitted by Nicholas R. in New York.

“No Mr. Barnes, I clearly said we needed a "Turn-Key" solution for our egg inspection line.”

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Otto Mation Comic - November 12, 2014
November 11, 2014

Otto Mation Comic - November 12, 2014

Otto questions Mr. Barnes about wanting to save money by using Cloud services for their manufacturing software systems.

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