Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

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

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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

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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.

Wibu-Systems Wins the Coveted German Innovation Award 2021

  • News

CmCloudContainers bring tried-and-tested security technology to the cloud.

The Road to Deterministic Ethernet for Industrial Automation

  • by Thomas Burke
  • Feature

Ensuring a real-time, deterministic response is a must for next-level Smart Manufacturing and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). While standard Ethernet cannot support this goal per se, different solutions have been developed to build suitable industrial communication networks. Thomas Burke, global strategic advisor for CLPA, gives an overview of the history of deterministic Ethernet technologies and how TSN can be a gamechanger in industrial communications.

Better Memristors for Brain-like Computing

  • News

Neurone-like junctions made of mixed oxide-based materials could reduce the massive energy consumption of artificial intelligence operations.

Mission Secure Named Winner of the Coveted Global InfoSec Awards During RSA Conference 2021

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Mission Secure wins "Hot Company in ICS/SCADA Security" in 9th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2021.