The smart factory is now an integral part of Industry 4.0 and Atlas Copco is taking its smart factory vision to the next level. The company's new project “Smart Connected Assembly – Powered by data”  addresses the various difficulties... Read more

The Czech company ZAT, a producer of control systems for power engineering and industry, has enhanced its competences in the field of information technologies with the acquisition of a subsidiary company, Definity Systems. Read more

Every plant has its unique lifecycle, which sees both equipment and employees evolve over time. Industry 4.0 has expedited this evolution, with new technologies leading to increased productivity, improved efficiency and decreased costs. Read more

IoT Breakthrough has chosen Rockwell Automation as winner of the 'Overall IoT Company the Year' award in the global 2019 IoT Breakthrough Awards program. Read more

The practice of serialisation sees uniquely identifiable codes being printed onto product packaging and labels, with data aggregation through primary and secondary packaging enabling the flow of goods from manufacturer to consumer to be tracked effic Read more

‘Smart factories are revolutionising manufacturing.’ That’s the claim of many tech and industry experts who believe that optimising the manufacturing process to create an integrated and collaborative process will bring about the world’s next industri Read more

Smart in, a company from Katowice, a part of the INTROL Group – one of the largest Polish engineering holding companies – is Poland’s leading provider of the IT services, auditing and consulting in the fields of Smart City, Smart Region and IoT. Read more

Industry 4.0 can be defined as the adoption of automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies.  It includes cyberphysical systems, the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing, and cognitive computing. Read more

They can with simulation aided design solutions says Tatu Karvinen, Managing Director of Finnish Insight Engineering firm Convergentia. Read more

Lloyd Spindler from Ascom UK answers some key questions on how workflow technology can enable manufacturers to boost productivity. Read more

Brian Foster, Head of Industry Finance at Siemens Financial Services in the UK, considers how digitalised technology will transform the UK’s manufacturing industry and how new financing methods are key to this development. Read more

IoT infrastructure security firm Tosibox Oy of Finland has appointed world-renowned cyber security expert Jarno Limnéll as its new Chief Executive Officer. Read more

Nearly all of the motor technology that we still use today was invented over a period of seventy years from 1820–1890, with the first commutated DC electric motor invented by British scientist William Sturgeon in 1833. Read more

5th-Generation Wireless Systems (5G), says the optimist, will revolutionise our life as the 3G/4G systems did. Read more

Onecom has formed a partnership with Sony Mobile Communications to sell, support and develop its Internet of Things (IoT) products and services in the UK. Read more

Molex has expanded its portfolio of Molex PoE-Ready products with the addition of Deco Lighting’s PoE-Ready Vector 2 LED light fixtures. Read more

The ultimate promise of 5G technologies lies in its ability to deliver new essential services which go well beyond “instant gratification” for the Netflix and Hulu aficionados, says Sagi Subocki, Vice-President Products and Marketing at Softil. Read more

It’s a technology choice, says Ville Ylläsjärvi, Chief Marketing Officer and Member of the Board of Haltian Oy. LTE-M or NB-IoT chipsets? Read more

In 1982, long before a cybersecurity threat to control system networks was widely recognised, a Trojan horse attack on control system software reportedly caused a huge explosion in a Siberian gas pipeline. Read more

Amid news of falling oil prices, vessel orders have been hit hard and shipbuilders – especially the smaller ones – are struggling as a result. Increased automation could be the answer to the challenges facing the industry. Read more


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