Automation & Control News & Articles

FDT 3.0 Testing and Certification Opens for Next Generation DTMs

  • by Lee Lane
  • Feature

Certified DTMs establish interoperability criteria for IIoT and I4.0 applications.

Machine Vision: Basics, Terms and Definitions Updated

  • News

Machine Vision in industrial applications has been a success story for about 35 years and has become indispensable for measuring, inspection and positioning tasks in the production cycle in many sectors of the industry. The VDI/VDE/VDMA 2632 series of standards aims to support users and solution providers in the successful implementation of these projects.

Event Review: Ignition Community Conference 2021

  • by Bill Lydon
  • News

The 2021 Ignition Community Conference (ICC) was another high-energy and informative event, with the theme "Evolve to be Smarter, Faster and Stronger" supporting the Inductive Automation mission statement to create industrial software that empowers users to swiftly turn great ideas into reality by removing all technological and economic obstacles.

Yokogawa Invests in CyberneX, Developer of Technology for Measuring Brainwaves with High-performance Earphone-type Device

  • News

Accelerating the joint R&D of braintech to tackle challenges faced by industry and society.

Basil Street Partners with Arcus Servo Motion

  • News

The pizza brand is teaming up with leading motion control company to meet current client demand and scaling for Fall 2021 nationwide rollout.

Yamaha Appoints Growskills Robotics to Support Automation Portfolio in Portugal

  • News

Yamaha Robotics Factory Automation section has appointed Growskills Robotics as its distributor in Portugal. The move strengthens support for enterprises seeking to modernise their processes using the Company’s portfolio of robots for light industrial applications.

Advancing a Business into the Fourth Industrial Revolution, One Step at a Time

  • by Johan Jonzon
  • Feature

Johan Jonzon, CMO and co-founder of pioneer in edge analytics for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Crosser, explores how to advance a business into the fourth industrial revolution, one step at a time.

Six Predictions for the Future of IoT and Mobile App Integration

  • by Rutva Safi
  • Feature

The following is a deeper look at the most influential trends that will determine the future of integration of mobile apps with IoT in the upcoming years.

Gold Fields Orders ABB Integrated Power and Automation System for Chilean Project

  • News

ABB digital solution helps to overcome remote location and climatic instability challenges at the USD 834m Salares Norte mining project in the Atacama Desert.

Manufacturing Associations Urge Biden Administration Action on Supply Chain Challenges

  • News

Today, a coalition of four major manufacturing associations are urging immediate action by the Biden administration to address supply chain challenges outlined in a newly released white paper.