Phase-changing material could allow even low-cost robots to switch between hard and soft states.
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PLCs work with traffic light controllers to help light-rail trains pass safely through intersections.
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Webcast: Technology trends are enabling the rapid adoption of Industrial Ethernet to help improve efficiencies, lower operational costs and integrate manufacturing and Enterprise in new factory network deployments and upgrades....
Many more useful measurements could be taken in discrete manufacturing and process plant applications without the expense and labor related to wire and cables for some hard-to-reach applications. Wiring in manufacturing or...
Mobile app design tips: Don’t replicate industrial human-machine interface (HMI) screens in mobile apps, advised Rockwell Automation. Enable, simplify, and do things you couldn’t do before when creating mobile app screens,...
Advantech Industrial Automation Group's launches IStorage solutions for industrial data cloud applications such as video-on-demand services, intelligent surveillance, data-mining analysis, factory automation, and traffic...
Control Engineering International: Sensing technologies have a new role in business critical applications in process industries, suggested Peter Zornio, chief strategic officer at Emerson Process Management, at the recent...
These 9 tests show why you need industrial cables, rather than commercial-grade cables. Control Engineering International: Industrial grade cables can improve the long-term performance and reliability of industrial networks,...
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