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Ericsson, Sigma Connectivity, and Mobilaris Advance Next Generation 5G Workforce Safety

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Cellular IoT tracking device, worn by workers, makes complex industrial sites safety simple with advanced trigger and alert system.

Glenn Schulz, FDT Group Managing Director, Set to Retire at the End of 2021

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FDT Group Board of Directors to name replacement in the coming months.

Mission Secure Named Winner of the Coveted Global InfoSec Awards During RSA Conference 2021

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Mission Secure wins "Hot Company in ICS/SCADA Security" in 9th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2021.

Siemens Completes $36M Manufacturing Facility Expansion in South Carolina, Adds More Than 180 New Jobs

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The Siemens Spartanburg electrical products manufacturing hub expands to meet growing demand of critical infrastructure market.

The Perfect Downtime Storm is Brewing for Oil and Gas Companies this Summer

  • by Forogh Askari
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As the economies return to normal, the industry needs to swiftly transform itself by leveraging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine learning (ML) to build resilience and improve its value-chain. 

BitFlow Frame Grabber Aids in Development of Compact, Cost-effective Subsurface Fingerprint System

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High-Speed Cyton CXP-4 transmits data of 13 subsurface images at various depths captured at 720 frames per second and 2116 DPI with no latency.

Ericsson Fuels UK Automotive Company's Industry 4.0 Drive with 5G VR

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Imagine simultaneously working on the same complex product with colleagues in multiple distant locations while everyone sees the result of the work right before their eyes. That’s exactly what Ericsson-powered 5G will deliver for UK vehicle battery manufacturer Hyperbat in a proof-of-concept virtual reality digital twin partnership with communications service provider BT and other technology leaders.

Improve Plant Operations with Enhanced Gateway DTMs for HART I/O Modules

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Remote connectivity to field devices, configuration and monitoring features.

BioPhorum MTP Testing Plugfest

  • by Bill Lydon
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Bill shares his observations of the recent BioPhorum MTP (Module Type Package) standard Plugfest days, where users and vendors collaborated moving towards the goal of achieving plug-and-play equipment interoperability for the biopharmaceutical and other industries. The user and vendor participants in the PlugFest were highly professional and focused on positive outcomes.

AAEON Announces Official Support for NVIDIA Ubuntu, Jetpack 4.5 and Secureboot on BOXER-8200 Systems

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AAEON, an industry leader in embedded AI Edge systems, announces new software support for the BOXER-8200 series of embedded PCs featuring NVIDIA Jetson System on Modules (SOM).