Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Engineering Skills Needed by Industrial Automation Systems Integrator Firms

  • December 8, 2022
  • News

Global systems integrator market report identifies needs of system integration firms.

SS&C Releases Intelligent Automation Survey Results

  • December 8, 2022
  • News

More than half of the 290 respondents said their organizations were prioritizing intelligent automation investments over the next 12-24 months.

CNC Technology Leader Opens Second Facility in China

  • December 8, 2022
  • News

CNC specialist NUM has opened a second branch in China, further consolidating its position within the country.

How to Secure Operational Technology Data with an All-in-One Computing Platform

  • December 8, 2022
  • News

As the scale of the OT data grows, with many businesses adopting a distributed edge computing approach, securing OT data and edge devices against cyberattacks is more important than ever.

PICMG COM-HPC Mini Working Group Reaches Key Milestone in Record Time

  • December 8, 2022
  • News

PICMG, a leading consortium for the development of open embedded computing specifications, announces that the COM-HPC committee has finalized the pinout and dimension definitions for the COM-HPC Mini form factor in record time.

Wibu-Systems and Phoenix Contact Integrate CodeMeter into the PLCnext Ecosystem

  • December 7, 2022
  • News

PLCnext is the industrial automation ecosystem combining hardware, engineering software and a digital marketplace created by Phoenix Contact, the German automation specialists.

Emerson Software Automates Purdue University’s DC-Powered Nanogrid House

  • December 6, 2022
  • News

Living lab’ provides blueprint for sustainable residential electrical systems that could  reduce emissions by 55% and save homeowners up to 44% of annual energy costs.

PCE Instruments Acquires Munich-based Drive Test GmbH

  • December 6, 2022
  • News

PCE Instruments announced that it has acquired Drive Test GmbH from Munich, a company that develops and manufactures test equipment for clamping force measurement.

Global Geared Motors and Heavy-duty Gears Market Reached $12 Billion in 2021

  • by Samantha Mou
  • December 6, 2022
  • Feature

Interact Analysis has recently released the 3rd edition of the Geared Motors and Industrial (Heavy-Duty) Gears report.

China Overtakes USA in Robot Density

  • December 5, 2022
  • News

China’s massive investment in industrial robotics has put the country in the top ranking of robot density, surpassing the United States for the first time.