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World Economic Forum Awards Ericsson USA 5G Smart Factory Sustainability Leadership

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Ericsson's USA 5G Smart Factory in Lewisville, Texas, has been awarded for a second time by the World Economic Forum (WEF) for global leadership in next-generation Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) manufacturing.

Wiliot Debuts Company’s Revolutionary 'Sensing as a Service' Platform at Pack Expo 2021

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Wiliot is showcasing its revolutionary platform and IoT Pixel technology that brings actionable intelligence to reusable packaging in support of more sustainable, transparent supply chains.

Teledyne to Showcase Comprehensive Portfolio of Industrial and Scientific Imaging Technology at Vision 2021

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Teledyne, a part of Teledyne Technologies  [NYSE: TDY], and a global leader in machine vision technology, will exhibit their newest technologies at Vision 2021 taking place Oct. 5-7, 2021 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Power Central Leverages Ewon Flexy in Unified ERP Solution for Food Packaging Businesses

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Power Central, a systems integrator specializing in food packaging process optimization, is offering an Azure-based solution for food packaging.

5 Steps to Develop a Successful DCS Modernization Strategy

  • by Chris King
  • Feature

Reasons to replace a DCS can include an increased failure rate, a higher incidence of off-spec product, accelerating maintenance costs, a lack of legacy DCS expertise, capacity limitations, an inability to interface with contemporary systems and more.

Rising Demand for Industry 4.0 Due to Adoption of Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing Sector

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The Industry 4.0 market is forecasted to grow at a high rate because of the accelerating demand for AI and ML from the manufacturing industry.

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. Promotes Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

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Milton Coleman will lead regional sales, product marketing, and corporate marketing for the organization.

Siemens and Zscaler Partner on Integrated Zero Trust Security Solutions for OT/IT

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Siemens and Zscaler, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZS), the leader in cloud security, are partnering to enable customers to securely access Operational Technology (OT) systems and applications in the production network from the workplace–whether in the office or working remote.

VDMA Machine Vision: New Board Elected, Mark Williamson Appointed Chairman

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The members of the VDMA Machine Vision division elected a new board. Mark Williamson, managing director of STEMMER IMAGING Ltd. and member of the STEMMER IMAGING AG’s senior leadership team, was subsequently appointed Chairman by the newly elected VDMA Machine Vision Board.

No Industry is Robot-proof: OEMs Roll Out Smart Machines

  • by Chris Ehrlich
  • Feature

Robotic automation is coming—to everyone’s workplace.