Otto Mation Comic Series

Otto Mation Comic - July 22, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto tells Mr. Barnes that the company needs to hire more young engineers to update the automation systems.

Otto Mation Comic - July 15, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto asks his engineering team to brainstorm about how the Internet of Things (IoT) will affect manufacturing automation.

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - June 17, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
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The winning caption was submitted by Kate M. in Washington. "Otto CONVEYS the SWEET benefits of automation."

Otto Mation Comic - June 10, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
  • Opinion

Otto talks to his veteran maintenance technician about new methods of determining what equipment needs to be repaired.

Otto Mation Comic - June 3, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
  • Opinion

Mr. Barnes informs the engineering department that the company just purchased cyber breach insurance.

Otto Mation Comic - May 27, 2015

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  • Opinion

Otto informs his technicians that the company is moving their maintenance management program to the cloud.

Otto Mation Comic - May 20, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
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Otto's older colleague reflects on the good ole days of simpler automation systems.

Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - April 29, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
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The winning caption was submitted by Mike B. in Pennsylvania. "Do you like my new robot? I call it 'automowtion.'"

Otto Mation Comic - April 22, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
  • Opinion

Otto and his colleague discuss the possible standards wars brought on by Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

Otto Mation Comic - April 15, 2015

  • by Otto Mation
  • Opinion

Otto debates with economist and psychologist about whether technology is stealing jobs from workers.