Automation & Control News & Articles

Global Manufacturing Industry Output to Hit $41.9 Tn in 2021, Up from $39.3 Tn in 2020

  • News

Manufacturing output set for slow 2021 recovery, after unexpectedly small 2020 contraction.

Codemeter and Javascript Share an Underlying Principle of Universal Versatility

  • News

The CodeMeter family of protection, licensing, and security solutions made by Wibu-Systems is becoming even more universal and versatile with AxProtector JavaScript, a dedicated tool for JavaScript applications included in CodeMter Protection Suite, the powerful and popular developer toolbox.

SynSaber Launches Industrial Cybersecurity Edge-to-Enterprise Detection Software

  • by Bill Lydon
  • News

With a focus on visibility, the company’s cyber detection software resides on embedded computer platforms named "Sabers" that function as “software sensors” monitoring cybersecurity activity.

New Partnership of VidiPlus & CADENAS Brings Interactive 3D CAD Models to Life in Video Conferences

  • News manufacturer components simplify and enliven virtual engineering meetings.

SICK Presents Intelligent Sensor Solutions for the Factory of the Future

  • News

At PackExpo this year in booth #C-2160, SICK is presenting numerous demonstrations and one educational session that highlight how intelligent sensors can help you create the factory of the future that includes robotics, quality inspection and digital transformation.

FABTECH 2021 Makes In-person Return to Chicago with Successful Event

  • News

Highlights included leading-edge technologies, compelling education sessions, and an expansive show floor driving the future of the industry.

The STEM Careers Coalition Celebrates Manufacturing Day with Resources to Inspire the Creators of Tomorrow in the Classrooms of Today

  • News

Members of the STEM Careers Coalition–the first-of-its-kind national STEM initiative powered by corporate leaders and anchored in schools by Discovery Education–are helping students and educators explore modern manufacturing with no-cost resources designed to celebrate Manufacturing (MFG) Day.

ABB Technology to Improve Quality and Lower Production Costs for Tata Steel Plant in India

  • News

ABB EMBR is installed on 40% of thin slab casting strands worldwide.

Lanner Accredited with ISO 26262 Certification in Commitment of Expanding Edge Compute Platforms to Autonomous Driving

  • News

Lanner Electronics Inc. today announced that it has attained ISO 26262 certification for automotive functional safety, reinforcing its initiative in developing edge compute platforms for autonomous driving systems.

Building a Foundation for Our Digital Future: Say Hello to Xcelerator as a Service

  • by Brenda Discher
  • Feature

When we introduced Xcelerator–an integrated portfolio of engineering software, services and an application development platform that brings together the industry’s broadest and deepest technologies available to make our industrial customers’ digital transformation goals a reality–we blurred the boundaries between engineering domains to help our customers speed digital transformation.