Articles & News on Asset Management

Ivanti Report: Nearly half (48%) of IT professionals spend weeks, or more, renegotiating vendor contracts

  • May 7, 2020
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The resulting data shows vendor management and contract negotiation are particularly time-consuming endeavors for IT professionals. Half (50%) reported they work with 11 or more different vendors and nearly half (48%) claim they can spend weeks, or months, renegotiating vendor contracts each year. 

ABI Research Report: Record $46 billion 2019 investment in robotics industry

  • May 7, 2020
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Most of the funding was focused on autonomous passenger vehicles (APV’s), surgical robotics, and warehouse automation, with significant growth for field robotics and drone services.

12 supply companies unite to form Körber

  • April 28, 2020
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Together as K├Ârber, the companies are a global supply chain technology provider with a diverse range of capabilities spanning software, automation, voice, robotics and material handling equipment, including the system integration and consulting to tie it all together.

EPLAN announces strategic partnership with Revere Electric Supply

  • April 28, 2020
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The EPLAN-Revere partnership is intended to bring together decades of acute business strategy, product development and technological advancement and deployment to support digital transformations.
 

e-Magic enables cloud-based energy metering

  • April 27, 2020
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The University of Colorado (CU) will be using e-Magic TwinWorX software on Microsoft Azure IoT to implement a scalable cloud-based solution to manage real-time energy usage data.

Festo partners with MassRobotics to enhance robotic development

  • April 23, 2020
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Festo has entered into a strategic partnership with MassRobotics, based in Boston, to further global market growth and innovation initiatives dedicated to the development of the next generation of robotics.

Association For Manufacturing Technology (AMT) announces two additions to Board of Directors

  • April 22, 2020
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Newly elected to the board were Glynn Fletcher and Blake Consdorf for three-year terms effective April 2. 

 

Ultimation Industries releases video on how to build overhead conveyor system

  • April 22, 2020
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The video shows manufacturers, distributors and others how to build an overhead conveyor system that takes advantage of generally unused vertical space above the working area.

Wurth Elektronik announces task force for medical device manufacturing

  • April 17, 2020
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As a European supplier of electronic components, the Waldenburg based company thus wants to ensure that the production of urgently needed medical technology can be further expanded worldwide.

Mobile Industrial Robots announces five certified system integrators to global network

  • April 15, 2020
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US-based JMP Solutions, Iris Custom Solutions, Flex-Line Automation, Advanced Handling Systems, as well as Nordika Brazil in Sao Paulo, Brazil, all have specific MiR robot, software and application expertise to support end users with large and complex implementations.