Articles & News on Industrial Computers

Open Systems Come to Process Automation

  • April 9, 2018
  • Feature

By Benson Hougland, Opto 22 Products developed using open systems technologies are in widespread use throughout the commercial sector, providing a host of benefits to vendors and their customers. But the open systems movement has been slow to penetrate the often closed and proprietary world of industrial automation—denying end users, OEMs and system integrators the same types of benefits.

AAEON to work with microsoft to develop Windows 10 IoT supported motherboard with NXP processors

  • March 16, 2018
  • News

Integrating the usability and familiarity of this Windows OS with ARM CPUs gives developers more options and it also brings Microsoft computing to the low power consumption, mobile market.

The Industrial IoT Maturity Model

  • March 6, 2018
  • Feature

By Stefan Hoppe, OPC Foundation The Industrial Internet of Things – abbreviated to IIoT and known in Germany as Industrie 4.0 – is a technology trend that is the enabler of the 4th industrial revolution, and is bringing about a transformation in the way we do business.

HARTING Technology Group Aims to Expand Industry 4.0 & IoT Reach in 2018

  • March 6, 2018
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com HARTING has been expanding into edge computing for Industry 4.0 and IoT applications. 2018 for HARTING will see an enhanced focus on digitalization, education and edge computing.

Siemens talks digitalization, edge computing at Siemens Factory Automation SCADA/IPC Days 2018

  • March 2, 2018
  • News

From February 19-22, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas, approximately 130 people gathered for four days of product presentations, emerging technology discussions and a market trend outlook at the Siemens Factory Automation SCADA/IPC Days 2018.

Siemens announces plans to develop IPCs for medical market

  • March 1, 2018
  • News

Commenting on the Lebanon, Ohio facility, Thorsten Julich noted the in-house development of Siemens IPC technology for this market segment will include both software and motherboard manufacturing.

congatec announces acquisition of Real-Time Systems GmbH

  • February 27, 2018
  • News

RTS will become a wholly owned subsidiary of congatec. The company will continue to operate independently, doing business as it always has, providing it’s software to run on any x86 hardware, but now with worldwide sales and technical support teams ready to support the product.

The Manufacturing Digital Transformation and the Power of the Website

  • February 26, 2018
  • Feature

By Craig Witt, MotionPoint Disruptive technologies like Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence and machine learning get a lot of press and attention today. Yet marketers across the manufacturing sector have one of the most powerful digital transformation technologies right at their fingertips already

Siemens to highlight MindSphere Version 3, applications and Industry 4.0 technology at HANNOVER MESS

  • February 26, 2018
  • News

At the Hannover Messe 2018, Siemens will be showcasing a series of examples which demonstrate how users can harness the potential of Industrie 4.0 by implementing Digital Enterprise solutions.

CIMdata announces theme for PLM Road Map North America 2018

  • February 2, 2018
  • News

This two-day, multi-stream, event will be held in collaboration with PDT North America (PDT) at the Marriott Hotel, Tysons Corner, Virginia, USA on May 15-16. The theme for PLM Road Map North America 2018 (PLM Road Map) will be, "Charting the Course to PLM Value Together: Expanding the Value Footprint of PLM and Tackling PLM's Persistent Pain Points."