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Practical Guide to OT-IT Cooperation
A transaction manager controls the world between the operational-technology-centric PLC and the information-technology-centric SQL database so OT and IT systems can interoperate successfully and deliver promised benefits of digitalization.Learn More
Siemens and EOS North America Partner to Improve AM Efficiency and Profitability
EOS North America to integrate and resell Siemens’ additive manufacturing (AM) software into its 3D printing systems.Learn More
Acuity Brands to Sell New York Digital Agency to Illuminations, Inc.
Acuity Brands, Inc., announced it has agreed to sell its New York Digital Agency to Illuminations, Incorporated (I2), headquartered in West Chester, Penn., effective March 1, 2021.Learn More
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A Team Approach to Resolving Process Upsets
Business and process reliability depends on 24/7 access to knowledge management systems.Learn More
John Deere Digitalization & Automation Increases Farming Productivity
In addition to automation in factories, John Deere has applied a wide range of technologies to the difficult task of automating farming. Leading edge technologies and Industry 4.0 concepts are incorporated in John Deere’s new products, increasing productivity enabling farmers to produce more to feed a growing global population.Learn More
Engineering a Uniform Approach to Apprenticeships
Seeking to help fix societal issues around youth skills development in the STEM sector, leading engineering business adi Group marks 2021 with the five-year anniversary of its unique pre apprenticeship scheme.Learn More
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- ISA Books
Discover the revolutionary possibilities of XPlanar®, the planar motor system from Beckhoff. Learn how your machinery can be transformed with levitating movers, flying product movement, 6 degrees of freedom & a nearly limitless array of tile paths...
- Beckhoff Automation
Capture motion without contact. Non-contact measurement of speed, length, and position with SPEETEC laser surface velocimeter from SICK.
Sensors for Maintenance + HSE. Monitoring for leaks saves on product loss, reduces environmental issues and increases worker health and safety.
- Arjay Engineering
SAP Industries Live - Industrial Manufacturing | Tuesday, March 09, 2021 | Get the latest technology trends to scale innovation in the global manufacturing industry. Learn from experts, customer stories & best practices.
The OPC Foundation and Automation.com come together to bring you this informative ebook to highlight the benefits and the potential of the OPC UA technology for end users, system integrators and operators in the world of Industrial IoT.
This edition of InTech Focus explains the basics of the effective use of various types of flowmeters. You’ll also find tips for avoiding common installation mistakes, and how to handle aggressive media like acids or alkalis.
Learn how to determine if critical processes and machinery are protected and identify those that require safeguards.
Obtain accurate data in real time to improve process efficiency, ensure product quality, and achieve the desired ROI.
This new edition reflects the continuing evolution of technology and its effects on automation and control.
Learn about the crucial tasks CSTs are responsible for and the skills they need when implementing a new system or plant.
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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - February 2021
Help us caption this Otto Mation comic! Use the form below to submit your funny or clever caption ideas! If your submission is selected, you will win your very own Otto mation coffee mug.Learn More
Automation Cartoons - January 2021
Congrats to Rohan Vangal of Italy for submitting this winning caption!Learn More
- Automation Product Suppliers
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COPA-DATA is an independent software manufacturer for industrial and energy automation, specializing in HMI/SCADA and more. Its product, zenon software platform, automates control, monitoring, and optimization of machines, equipment, and power supplies.COPA-DATA
Moore Industries-Int., Inc.
Moore Industries-International, Inc. designs and manufactures signal interface instruments for industrial process control, system integration, and factory automation. The company's products are used in industries such as: chemical and specialty chemical; oil & gas extraction, refining and transport; and more.Moore Industries-International, Inc.
EPLAN Software & Services
EPLAN offers software and services in fields of electrical, automation and mechatronic engineering. We develop leading software solutions- also known as CAE- for machine, plant and control cabinet engineering.EPLAN Software & Services
Wunderlich - Malec
Wunderlich-Malec has successfully designed and implemented engineering solutions for commercial, industrial and government clients throughout North America and abroad since 1981.Wunderlich - Malec
Interstates offers electrical construction, electrical engineering, and control systems services. For over sixty years, the company has tackled complex challenges and developed innovative solutions for industrial manufacturing and processing facilities around the world.Interstates
SeQent is a leading industrial automation software provider and early pioneer in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) space with over two decades of experience and thousands of installations worldwide.SeQent
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