External funding is boosting the industrial control system cybersecurity market, as evidenced by Tinicum’s $40 million growth investment in PAS, a supplier of cybersecurity, safety and compliance software.
Though the promise of smart manufacturing technologies might not be realized fully yet, the cost of implementing traditional MES and realizing the benefits of connecting your business systems to the plant floor systems continues to fall.
There are a few indicators that will tell you if your cost system should be supplemented with costing that’s more focused on advanced decision support.
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SAP’s cloud-based collaborative business network connects manufactures with 3D printing and material providers for on-demand production.
Getting the most out of smart manufacturing requires a move to smart asset performance management.
Belden will release product updates to support Time Sensitive Networking features in its switches later this year.
The EdgeX Foundry from the Linux Foundation was unveiled today. The founding members, including Opto 22 and Dell, will deliver a loosely-coupled tiered IoT architecture for deploying a mix of plug-and-play microservices.
Robots on display at the recent Automate event in Chicago showed some great advances, including collaborative robotics and the role of vision.
Tetra Pak is expanding its service offering with cloud-based condition monitoring, predictive analytics and augmented reality for on-site maintenance of equipment.
As usual, there was an abundance of new automation technologies on display at the Automate event in Chicago. Here’s a look at some of the highlights.
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