Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Electromate Recognized with 2021 AHTD Foundation Award

  • News

Electromate received a Foundation Award from the Association for High Technology Distribution (AHTD), recognizing the company’s 25 years of membership and support.

VDMA R+A and Startup Platform 'GO2automation' Agree on Strategic Partnership

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The VDMA Robotics + Automation Association and the platform “GO2automation” operated by the startup andugo agree on strategic cooperation.

UL's Industrial Automation Event to Help Manufacturers Innovate While Prioritizing Safety, Reliability and Performance

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Three-day virtual event showcases industry-leading safety experts and engineers providing insights on achieving regulatory requirements, determining optimal component selection and broadening market access.

ISA Global Cybersecurity Alliance and admeritia Announce Top 20 Secure PLC Coding Practices Document

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The ISA Global Cybersecurity Alliance (ISAGCA), along with admeritia GmbH (admeritia), today announced the release of the Top 20 Secure PLC Coding Practices document.

Automate 2022 Countdown Begins

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North America’s leading automation trade show is expected to bring 20,000 attendees and 600 exhibitors to Detroit June 6-9. It's on pace to be the largest event ever focused on robotics, machine vision, motion control, Artificial Intelligence and smart automation technologies.

New Autonomous Mobile Robots & Logistics Conference Set for Oct. 12-14, 2021 in Memphis, Tenn.

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FedEx named Title Sponsor as the Association for Advancing Automation presents its industry-leading, in-person technology conference.

Robotics Award 2021 Goes to ABB´s PixelPaint Car Painting

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IERA Award winner allows customized car designs.

Focus Event "Capture the Light" with Image Processing Experts from IDS

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In order to capture light without interference and convert it into usable information, suitable optics and high-quality filter glasses also play a decisive role. The focus event "Capture the Light" on June 24 at 9 a.m. EDT addresses this topic in three exciting sessions.

K2 Kinetics Announces Acquisition of Robotic Packaging Machinery, LLC

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K2 Kinetics has announced the acquisition of Robotic Packaging Machinery, LLC (or “RPM” for short).

Controller Redundancy Under the Hood

  • by Vibhoosh Gupta
  • Feature

Industrial controller redundancy improves system availability, but only if it is implemented with the right capabilities.