Automation & Control News & Articles

FDT 3.0 Platform for Innovation Helps Developers Deliver Apps for Diverse Automation Use Cases

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New mobility Apps will benefit both device suppliers and end users by transforming industrial optimization and maintenance strategies.

World’s First LoRa SoC from STMicroelectronics is Making Farming Smarter

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LoRa Long-Range Low-Power Wide-Area Networking (LPWAN) to automate rubber-tapping plantation in Hainan, China in first-of-its-kind design-win.

Yamaha to Demonstrate Latest Robots for Industrial Automation at Motek 2021

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Physical exhibition and digital showroom maximise visitor opportunities.

How to Choose Between Standalone Encoders and Integrated Motor Feedback

  • by Christian Fell
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Designers of motion control systems for robots, manufacturing equipment and mobile machinery have options for providing digital feedback signals. Here is a look at the alternatives. This article was originally published in the Automation 2021: Control Systems Ebook.

Signode to Highlight Latest Automation Advancements at Pack Expo 2021

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Signode, a leading manufacturer of a broad spectrum of packaging, consumables, tools, software and equipment to optimize end-of-line packaging operations and protect products in transit, is highlighting some of its latest advancements in automation solutions for the packaging industry at Pack Expo 2021 (Las Vegas, Sept. 27-29, Booth #C-5022).

John Anderson Named Global Vice President – Sales and Marketing of AMETEK Power Quality Solutions

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AMETEK Powervar is pleased to welcome John Anderson as the new Global Vice President, Sales and Marketing for AMETEK Power Quality Solutions (PQS), within which Powervar, SurgeX, and ESP serve as the core supporting brands.

Exploring the Most Used Low Code Modules for Edge Analytics

  • by Goran Appelquist
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A survey by Yokogawa found that more than half of decision makers from global process industries are increasing their investments in industrial autonomy. Here are some insights into the five most popular analytics modules used to create data flows in edge analytics software company Crosser's visual drag and drop Flow Studio.

CGTech Highlights VERICUT 9.2 Simulation, Composites and Additive Capabilities at CAMX

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CGTech will demonstrate VERICUT 9.2 at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) from Oct. 19-21 in booth W47.

Monitoring Energy Networks: How to Make it Easy and Secure

  • by Freddy Dahlberg
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Operators often find that only having data available in the control room is insufficient. Instead, they want to monitor transformers remotely, implement new maintenance concepts from anywhere, optimize utilization and commissioning, or retrieve environmental data online. This requires a solution with a high level of cybersecurity that guarantee critical control data to be strictly separated from monitoring data.

Emerson Marks 75 Years of Innovation in Precision Cleaning and Welding Technologies

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Branson combines breadth of technologies and a problem-solving approach to deliver advanced solutions to automotive, medical, electronics industries worldwide.