Talent is Key to Successful Industrial Digital Transformation
By Jennifer Waldo, GE Digital and IoT Talent Consortium
Given the rising importance of the...
The Robots are Coming — But They’re Here to Help
By Jonathan Wilkins, EU Automation
While it may still be some time before we replace ourselves...
Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - April 19, 2017
Submit a funny caption for this comic. If your caption is selected as the winner, we will send...
Higher Demands Call for Intelligent Automation Systems
By Dan DeYoung, Rockwell Automation
Implementing a smart manufacturing approach requires an...
Bill's Deep Dive: How Deloitte and Dragos' Cyber Risk Platform Converges IT and OT Security
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
As automation technology gets more advanced, with more...
Securing the Future of Mobility: Addressing cyber risk in self-driving cars and beyond
A Deloitte Report
Securing the connected car is - quite literally - a matter of life and death, so how can we embrace...
Yokogawa announces R4.03.00 of ProSafe-RS safety instrumented systems
This latest release, R4.03.00, includes an improved engineering function for configuring fire and gas systems (FGS) and...
Festo releases EXCM-30 and EXCM-40 models of planar gantries
The Festo EXCM family of planar gantries are designed to gain expanded workspaces and higher load capacities, but are...
Red Trident named as Siemens Solution Partner for Industrial Networks
Red Trident’s RF engineering solutions and services include deploying wireless backhaul networks, conducting full RF...
Hydrogen + Fuel Cells NORTH AMERICA event to debut at SOLARPOWER International in Las Vegas
The topics of H2+FC NORTH AMERICA will include hydrogen generation, storage and transportation, fuel cell systems and...
APRIL FEATURED PRODUCTS
Indoor Autonomous Mobile Robots : A Maturity Framework
As the market for robots evolves and these devices are used in new ways, it becomes important to look at what it means to be an...
What is a Cloud Serialization and Traceability Solution?
The core principles of a Level 4 system make it uniquely positioned to deliver data sharing capability up, down, and across the supply chain.
Industry 4.0 and Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in an Age of Connected Production
This new Deloitte study outlines the strategies that businesses must take to build cybersecurity efforts into their larger business plan and...
HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology.
This workshop is "the" event for testing OPC products for interoperability and preparing them for market. Vendors can test and debug their products against one another for interoperability, compliance and reliability.
The course will cover fundamentals of process variable measurements; process control loops and tuning with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and final control elements will be presented and discussed. The course is directed towards engineers, technicians, I&C team leaders, sales personnel, and other technical/automation...