Automation & Control News & Articles

Senseye partners with ATS Global to accelerate smart factory strategies

  • News

ATS will support Senseye's clients with the design, implementation, or integration of automated machine data systems such as historians or manufacturing execution systems with its predictive maintenance software suite, Senseye PdM.

Industrial Internet Consortium and oneM2M release whitepaper on Advancing the Industrial Internet of

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The joint whitepaper, “Advancing the Industrial Internet of Things,” written by the IIC and oneM2M, demonstrates how these two IoT organizations are working together to advance the IIoT and digital transformation, through the creation of an interoperable, flexible and efficient IIoT ecosystem.

ARC Advisory Group Report: ABB leads DCS market for 20th consecutive year

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According to the report, ABB’s presence in many end-user industries was a major factor in this success. The DCS market saw its main growth in oil & gas, chemicals and refining, where also ABB has a strong footprint.

Industrial Internet Consortium and oneM2M release whitepaper on Advancing the Industrial Internet of

  • News

The joint whitepaper, “Advancing the Industrial Internet of Things,” written by the IIC and oneM2M, demonstrates how these two IoT organizations are working together to advance the IIoT and digital transformation, through the creation of an interoperable, flexible and efficient IIoT ecosystem.

Microchip Technology announces Early Access Program for PolarFire system-on-chip field programmable

  • News

The platform offers the a hardened real-time, Linux capable, RISC-V-based microprocessor subsystem on the mid-range PolarFire FPGA family, bringing class-leading low power consumption, thermal efficiency and defense grade security to embedded systems.

Litum IoT helps Ferrero Group enhance worker tracking

  • Case Study

Ferrero needed a way to confirm that all its employees could be safely accounted when an emergency evacuation was underway.

Association for Advancing Automation Report: North American machine vision market down in 2019

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Machine vision systems saw a decrease of 2% year over year, at $599.9 million. This category includes smart cameras and application specific machine vision (ASMV) systems. The machine vision components market (cameras, lighting, optics, imaging boards, and software) dipped 4% to $92.1 million in the same time. Total machine vision financial transactions fell 2% to $694.1 million.

Zigbee Alliance announces IKEA as member of Board of Directors

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This decision validates the IKEA’s commitment to universal open IoT standards for its smart home product offerings and complements IKEA’s overarching vision to create a better life at home for as many people as possible.

The Death of the Family Album: Specifying the right cleanroom environment

  • Feature

By Mark Howard, EU Automation It is vital to understand how cleanrooms truly operate if you are to get the best out of yours. This article explains the key considerations when specifying a cleanroom.

NUM announces opening of Indian office

  • News

NUM AG has opened a branch in Bangalore in November 2019. With this expansion in Asia, the international company with headquarters in Teufen, Switzerland, intends to reinforce its position in the field of CNC controls.