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The future of automotive body-in-white inspection

The future of automotive body-in-white inspection
The automotive industry is preparing for Industry 4.0 rollouts by making large-scale changes to all of their processes, from design and engineering to production and aftermarket. The method of dimensional inspection, on the other hand, is still largely traditional, especially in the body-in-white (BIW) phase. 
29th May 2019

Time sensitive networking to lead the way to Industry 4.0

Time sensitive networking to lead the way to Industry 4.0
The focus of the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) at Hannover Messe 2019 was CC-Link IE TSN, an Industry 4.0 focused open industrial Ethernet that offers a combination of gigabit bandwidth and Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) in order to ensure maximum performance, open connectivity and system intelligence. By John Browett, General Manager of CLPA Europe
21st May 2019

Putting Industry 4.0 theory into practice

Putting Industry 4.0 theory into practice
Global provider of solutions for enclosures, power distribution, climate control and IT infrastructure, Rittal, is creating a smart factory which will become an advanced production plant for compact and small enclosures. The new factory halls cover 24,000 square metres of floor space and will soon house more than 100 high-tech machines.
16th May 2019


First step towards Industrial Internet of Things

First step towards Industrial Internet of Things
Utilising the latest technology, Schneider Electric’s Batam smart factory is both a working factory and a showcase for customers and partners to witness how digital transformation can help them make informed, data-driven decisions that bring about improved profitability, asset management performance, operational efficiency and a smarter productive workforce while keeping the operations secure, agile and environmentally sustainable. 
8th May 2019

Taking a discreet approach to production digitalisation

Taking a discreet approach to production digitalisation
As Industry 4.0 continues to unfold, increasing numbers of manufacturers, big and small, are seeking the best opportunities to increase the automation of their industrial processes and improve productivity. By Manuel Finotto, Business Development Manager IoT, Parker Hannifin
25th April 2019

New starting points for building a smart food factory

New starting points for building a smart food factory
Food producers currently span the full automation spectrum, from huge volume beverage production and packaging plants to artisan food producers that do everything they can by hand. There is a large portion of the UK food industry however that sits between these two extremes and it has been slow to adopt smart factory technology.
25th April 2019

Open edge server for building automation and industrial IoT

Open edge server for building automation and industrial IoT
Provider of innovative embedded systems for the IoT era, Adesto Technologies, has announced general availability of its next-generation edge server for building automation and industrial IoT applications. SmartServer IoT is a truly open, full-featured and end-to-end industrial-rated IoT edge server. 
25th April 2019

GaN Systems to show hardware innovations driving Industry 4.0 at PCIM

GaN Systems to show hardware innovations driving Industry 4.0 at PCIM
GaN Systems has announced that its CEO Jim Witham will deliver a keynote at PCIM Europe, the leading international exhibition and conference for power electronics and its applications, in Nuremberg, Germany fromm 7-9th May 2019. Witham’s presentation, 'GaN and Industry 4.0 – A Small Change that is Revolutionising the Industry,' will be taking place Thursday 9th May 9 at 8:45am.
24th April 2019

Standard allows easy implementation of Industry 4.0

Standard allows easy implementation of Industry 4.0
The release of IPC-2591, Connected Factory Exchange (CFX), has been announced by IPC. The electronics industry now has an industry standard available to all companies in the industry, regardless of size or location which can be used to quickly and easily implement Industry 4.0 and smart factory applications to their manufacturing operations.
23rd April 2019

Operations software enables seamless system integration

Operations software enables seamless system integration
FAST/TOOLS R10.04, the latest version of Yokogawa Electric’s real-time operations management and visualisation software. It is released for sale on April 18 as part of the OpreX Control and Safety System family. A highly flexible and scalable supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) solution FAST/TOOLS R10.04 is suitable for use in everything from smart IoT-enabled applications to enterprise-wide integrated operations spanning multiple sites and subsystems.
17th April 2019


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