Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

Industrial Data: The State of Australia’s Manufacturing Industry

  • by Adrian Lloyd
  • Feature

In this insight, Adrian Lloyd uses data from the latest update to Interact Analysis's Manufacturing Industry Output Tracker to discuss Australia's manufacturing industry, with some surprising baseline figures.

The Digital Transformation of B2B Sales & Marketing

  • Feature

The digital world is only going to continue advancing - and if you don’t move with the digital transformation, you’re going to get left behind.

SCADA Systems are an Enabler for IT/OT Connectivity

  • by Christian Nomine
  • Feature

Formerly a simple, convenient tool for managing a plant or process SCADA platforms are now vital to the digital transformation of a factory or utility site.

Rockwell Automation Advances Digital Edge Architecture with ASEM Acquisition

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

“Seamlessly connecting all levels of a business and turning raw data into powerful insights happens when devices are integrated and data is standardized. No one vendor can do this alone," said Rockwell Automation Chairman and CEO Blake Moret.

A New Paradigm for Approaching Network Segmentation

  • by Toby Weir-Jones
  • Feature

What if companies accepted that their existing production, ICS, and critical infrastructure networks are essentially flat and unsegmented, and likely to remain largely that way for a time?

Decisyon Corporation, Schneider Electric Partner to Accelerate Enterprise-Level Digital Transformation

  • News

Decisyon announced a re-selling partnership with Schneider Electric, the global leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation.

Using Automation to Keep Workers at Food Manufacturing Plants Safe During the Pandemic

  • by Claudia Jarrett
  • Feature

Smart technologies could improve employee safety in the era of COVID-19.

American Eagle Outfitters Purchases Kindred SORT Robots to Meet Surge of Online Orders, Increase Worker Distancing

  • News

Kindred announced that American Eagle Outfitters is expanding its fleet of Kindred SORT robots and will install 26 additional units in its primary U.S. distribution centers.

Digitalization Helping Shape Market Dynamics for Soft Starters

  • News

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Soft Starters market reveals that the leading suppliers are striving to differentiate their products through deep application knowledge and increased intelligence and connectivity.

Sherpa Mobile Robotics Collaborates with Wiferion

  • News

Mobile robot systems equipped with inductive charging technology.