Many companies are looking at new technologies like 3D vision, robotics and the Industrial Internet of Things to usher plants into the next era of manufacturing.
Focused specifically on grid, data center, building and industry domains, Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure architecture leverages advances in mobility, sensing, cloud computing, analytics and cybersecurity.
Extension of the FDT architecture takes the technology further into mobility, cloud and fog applications as well as sensor-to-cloud and enterprise-wide connectivity.
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The popularity of Mother Earth Brew Company’s craft beers meant a production expansion into a new facility, using a new control system that could run multiple batches on the same process skid.
David Greenfield, Automation World’s Director of Content, interviews Schneider Electric’s Saadi Kermani about practical considerations when moving operations data to the Cloud, areas where the benefits of real-time data access can be realized fastest and how improved data access can affect various r
With leaking pipes costing the water industry dearly, GE is putting its Predix digital platform and software solutions to use to tackle the challenges. GE Power is also forging multiple partnerships along the way.
GE’s goal of transforming itself from an industrial company into a software and analytics company becomes clearer as the company positions itself around the new Predix System.
The ANSI/B155.1-2016 Safety Requirements for Packaging and Processing Machinery has received approval as an American national standard by the American National Standards Institute.
We have already achieved the move from analog to digital technologies. Now we need to capture the full digital opportunity through a new operations management.
Small and mid-sized manufacturers don’t have to live on the cutting edge of technology to take advantage of the business benefits offered by the Industrial Internet of Things. In most cases, they only need to continue down the connected device path they’ve been on for decades.
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