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  • How integration of OT and IT systems benefits manufacturers
    A major driver of smart factories in the Industry 4.0 era is the integration of operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT). Integration allows data generated on the factory floor to be passed to a company's enterprise software or cloud for intelligent analysis.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2019 / 3 / 25
  • Setting up robust networking in smart factories
    For smart factories looking to leverage the advances of “Industry 4.0,” establishing robust connectivity between controllers, like programmable logic controllers (PLC), and end-devices, such as RFID readers and process instruments, becomes critical.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 25
  • IIoT in 2019: What to expect
    Through an array of sensors and connected devices, the industrial internet of things (IIoT) continues to revolutionize the manufacturing sector. Recently, the Toronto-based Behr Technologies (BTI), a global licensee of the IIoT wireless communication technology MIOTY, listed five things to expect in
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas, Consultant Editor | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 19
  • What happened to the industrial robots market in 2018?
    The year 2018 was quite eventful for the entire robotics industry. From the shutdown of Rethink Robotics to exciting products from Boston Robotics and the launch of self-driving cars from Waymo, there were several ups and downs for the industry.
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas, Freelancer | Updated: 2019 / 1 / 2
  • This is how ABB sees the future of industry robots
    Industrial robots are becoming more popular than ever as customers become increasingly aware of their benefits at a time when labor costs continue to rise.
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas, Freelancer | Updated: 2018 / 12 / 24