Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

Siemens and Zscaler Partner on Integrated Zero Trust Security Solutions for OT/IT

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Siemens and Zscaler, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZS), the leader in cloud security, are partnering to enable customers to securely access Operational Technology (OT) systems and applications in the production network from the workplace–whether in the office or working remote.

ISA Introduces Automation Project Management Specialist Certificate Program

  • by Melissa Landon
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The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced the availability of new professional certificate program covering the unique challenges of project management in the automation industry.

Evolution of AI in Logistics and Supply Chain Sector will Drive More Revenue to Companies

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The Global Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Logistics and Supply Chain Market Ecosystem was valued at USD 1.7 bn in 2018 and is expected to reach USD 12 Bn in 2027, growing at a CAGR of 24%.

Rolls-Royce and Sea Machines Partner on Smart Ship and Autonomous Ship Control Solutions

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Strategic cooperation to expand the new mtu NautIQ marine automation portfolio with remote and autonomous control systems to offer complete automation solutions from a single source.

Cobots Come to the Rescue in Packaging and Supply Chain Industries Struggling with Labor Shortages

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As labor issues persist, Universal Robots, the pioneering leader of collaborative robotics, will show PACK EXPO attendees automated solutions for hard-to-staff tasks such as box erecting and palletizing. Powering many of these applications is the company’s most popular cobot, the UR10e, now able to lift 25% more.

Study: 60% of Companies Plan to Increase Innovation, Budgets Due to COVID-19 But Execution Threatens to Derail Opportunities

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New report from Wellspring reveals that longstanding Innovation Ops issues constitute a deep-seated risk to corporate growth performance.

Exploring the Most Used Low Code Modules for Edge Analytics

  • by Goran Appelquist
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A survey by Yokogawa found that more than half of decision makers from global process industries are increasing their investments in industrial autonomy. Here are some insights into the five most popular analytics modules used to create data flows in edge analytics software company Crosser's visual drag and drop Flow Studio.

CGTech Highlights VERICUT 9.2 Simulation, Composites and Additive Capabilities at CAMX

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CGTech will demonstrate VERICUT 9.2 at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) from Oct. 19-21 in booth W47.

Labor Shortages a Major Barrier to Recovery for Manufacturers

  • by Adrian Lloyd
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Swathes of global industry are still suffering from a hangover from the pandemic, with a number of negative factors playing out–vaccine hesitation, semiconductor shortages and labor shortages being three major drags on sustained recovery. In this insight, we cast a light on the issue of worker shortages: Why are they happening? What are the implications?

Sea Machines Embarks on World’s First Autonomous, Remotely Commanded Voyage by an Ocean Tugboat

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In a milestone moment slated to prove that the world’s waterways are primed and ready for autonomous technology, Sea Machines will circumnavigate Denmark on a multi-week 1,000 nautical mile remotely commanded commercial voyage.