Automation & Control News & Articles

Services Segment Poised to See Highest Growth in the Plant Asset Management Market

  • News

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Plant Asset Management market reveals that the services segment of the market is expected to have the highest growth over the five-year forecast period.

Department of Defense Taps Sea Machines for Autonomous VTOL Replenishment Vessels

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Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics, leading developer of autonomous command and control systems for surface vessels, announces that it has been awarded a multi-year Other Transaction (OT) agreement by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)’s Defense Innovation Unit (DIU).

RS Components Reveals Winners of VEX Robotics STEM Coding Challenge

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Online initiative provided entertaining educational platform for school students to explore and develop their computer programming skills.

Bedrock Automation Opens its Virtual Doors to Enable Free Training on All Products and Software

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Bedrock Automation, maker of Bedrock OSA®, the world’s most powerful and secure automation platform, has announced that the School of Bedrock™ is now open for free technical training in Open Secure Automation (OSA).

Digital Twin Consortium Membership Approaches 150

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Autodesk, GE Digital and Northrop Grumman join Ansys, Lendlease and Microsoft as founding members.

Majority of Industrial Enterprises Face Increase in Cyber Threats Since Covid-19 Pandemic Began

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New global report from Claroty shows the importance of IT and OT interconnectivity in order to advance digital initiatives and thrive in a post-pandemic future.

Jenoptik Announces the Appointment of Steve Green as President for Smart Manufacturing Solutions

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Jenoptik, a global leader in smart manufacturing solutions, announces the appointment of Steve Green as President of JENOPTIK Automotive North America.

MHS Joins Robotic Industries Association to Promote Growth, Adoption of Advanced Technologies

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MHS, a single-source provider of material handling automation and software solutions, announces its membership in the Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the only trade group in North America organized specifically to serve the robotics industry.

Total Power Quality and Its Impact on Machinery Availability

  • by Mark Dziedzic
  • Feature

An often overlooked element of overall equipment effectiveness comes in the form of poor power quality.

OPC Field Level Communications: A Controller-to-Controller Specification Within Reach

  • by Peter Lutz
  • Feature

Essential for the convergence of IT and OT, FLC is also important for upgrading legacy systems.