Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

ServiceNow Launches Manufacturing Solutions to Power New Era of Smart Manufacturing

  • News

Siemens Energy now relies on ServiceNow to connect operations and secure the manufacturing floor.

Digital Twins: The Great Enablers of Our Times

  • by Renee Bassett
  • Feature

More industry sectors now recognize that by drawing on complementary tech and resources such as AI, the Internet of Things and Big Data, they can use Digital Twins to build new products and get them right the first time, says Kiran Raj, principal disruptive tech analyst at GlobalData.

Fostering Future Net Zero with Sustainable Food Manufacturing

  • by James Sopwith
  • Feature

Here, James Sopwith, group strategic account director at multi-disciplinary engineering firm, adi Group, discusses engineering’s part in supporting a smarter, healthier and altogether more sustainable food manufacturing operation.

PLCnext as the Ideal Platform for IIoT Integration

  • Case Study

Limitless automation.

Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute Announces Availability of RoboticsCareer.Org

  • News

National capability sponsored by the Department of Defense addresses pressing issue of lack of skilled labor in U.S. manufacturing.

Huntington Ingalls Industries Debuts Proteus Unmanned Surface Test Vessel

  • News

Vessel executed successful autonomy capabilities demonstration with Sea Machines’ SM300 system.

Kathrin Rüschenschmidt Wins 2021 Engineer Powerwoman Award

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The award honors women in STEM who drive innovation and was presented at HANNOVER MESSE Digital Edition.

Microchip Opens Registration for Online Education Courses for Embedded Control Engineers

  • News

Microchip Technology Inc. announced it has opened registration for online courses that educate engineers about diverse embedded design topics ranging from C programming to cryptography and help them to use its products most effectively.

Case Study: From Warehouse to Enterprise with Edge Computing

  • by Josh Eastburn
  • Feature

New hand sanitizer packaging plant uses unique automation architecture to run at the pace of modern business. This article is from the Ebook Automation 2021: OT/ICS Cybersecurity.

The Future of Lean: Advanced Analytics Breathe New Life into Aging Six Sigma Initiatives

  • by Allison Buenemann
  • Feature

A new generation of analytics is being used to improve upon traditional continuous improvement efforts.