Otto Mation Comic Series

Otto Mation Comic - July 17, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto's manager buys 'Big Servers' to handle the 'Big Data' problem at the plant.

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - June 19, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
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Congratulations to our winner! The winning comic caption was submitted by Rich Merritt in Iowa. "Forget Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics. The new ANSI Collaborative Operation Standard R15.06-2012 says I can't hurt you. It doesn't stop me from fooling around, though."

Otto Mation Comic - June 12, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto explains to IT why they can't be trusted to create usable information dashboards.

Otto Mation Comic - June 5, 2013

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  • Opinion

Otto discovers that Manuel failed to hire a CSIA-certified systems integrator.

Otto Mation Comic - May 29, 2013

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Otto asks management to help present operators with more meaningful information from the automation systems.

Otto Mation Comic - May 22, 2013

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Otto explains the advantages of their new collaborative robot to Manuel.

Otto Mation Comic - May 15, 2013

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Otto explains the dangers of outsourcing engineering to his management team.

Otto Mation Comic - May 8, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
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There is something weird, and it don't look good. Who ya gonna call?

Otto Mation Comic - May 1, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto explains to management why it's going to take some time to get to Industry 4.0.

Otto Mation Comic - April 24, 2013

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto discovers why the company hasn't been able to improve manufacturing processes in the last 20 years.