Automation & Control News & Articles

Rockwell Automation Opens Registration to the 31st Annual Automation Fair, Returns to Chicago

  • August 12, 2022
  • News

Manufacturing and technology experts gather at annual event, showcasing new innovations in automation, immersive learning opportunities and much more!

Industrial Connectivity: Transmitting Data at 5G Speeds

  • by Andy Piatek & Ron Blow
  • August 12, 2022
  • Feature

A private 5G network in particular is a critical enabler of IIoT technologies; it promises reliable, low latency connectivity with better performance, privacy, and levels of security. This feature originally appeared in InTech magazine's August issue, a special edition from ISA's Smart Manufacturing and IIoT Division.

Robots Give Humans the Opportunity to Move Up, Not Out

  • by Jordan Erskine
  • August 12, 2022
  • Feature

While the narrative that automation is replacing humans makes a compelling dystopian film, the reality, as usual, is a lot more complicated. And for the labor force, the news is mostly good.

PoE Injectors Bring Plug-and-Play Power to Industrial Network Devices

  • by Henry Martel
  • August 12, 2022
  • Feature

Power over Ethernet LAN Switches are essential components of modern industrial networks, supplying DC power to an assortment of PoE Powered Devices over long distances, while transmitting data over the same CAT5 or higher cable.

Digital Twin and Simulation: Replicating Industrial Systems to Enable Improvement

  • by Juan-Pablo Zeballos Raczy
  • August 11, 2022
  • Feature

Digital models, digital shadows, and digital twins are helping transform and optimize industrial and business operations. This feature originally appeared in InTech magazine's August issue, a special edition from ISA's Smart Manufacturing and IIoT Division.

Motion Control Market Predicted for 5.5% CAGR Out To 2026

  • by Tim Dawson
  • August 11, 2022
  • News

While many industry sectors currently face an uncertain future, our predictions for the motion control market remain relatively positive for the mid-to long-term, with $19bn of sales predicted for 2026, up from $14.5bn in 2021.

NORD Announces New Features to myNORD Online Customer Portal

  • August 11, 2022
  • News

NORD’s online tools provide customers with a convenient, service-friendly online experience and up-to-the-minute status information.

How to Build a Custom Embedded Stereo System for Depth Perception

  • August 11, 2022
  • News

In this article, we describe the main parts of a stereo vision system then provide instructions on making your own custom stereo camera using off-the-shelf hardware components and open-source software.

Siemens Run MyRobot /Direct Control Now Offered with Comau

  • August 11, 2022
  • News

This CNC-integrated robot kinematics optimize control of all robotic machining and handling tasks.

ABB to Acquire Siemens Low Voltage NEMA Motor Business

  • August 11, 2022
  • News

ABB expands its low voltage NEMA motor portfolio to further establish itself as a leader in that segment.

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