ODVA members, including Cisco Systems, Rockwell Automation and Schneider Electric, collaborate to optimize energy usage for the industrial consumer, the network organization said Feb. 7. See diagram. » more
IO-Link Electromagnetic Compatibility tester from MESCO Systems is designed with test software that counts erroneous and missing telegrams during the realization of the tests. » more
Robotics programmers can now use PAC platforms and languages they already know when deploying robots in material-handling applications. » more
FIRST Robotics Team 3767 gets a life lesson applicable for any project: Work as a team or die, derived from a 10-minute motivational explanation from guest speaker U.S. Army Sgt. Nathan Weemhoff.
Panasonic Electric Works Corporation of America offers the new Sunx brand FX-500 series high end digital fiber sensors for ultra high speed calculations, long sensing range. » more
Pepperl+Fuchs agreed to acquire the proximity sensor business of Siemens. Siemens tells why in a March 8 update. On March 9, P+F told Control Engineering more about people, timeline, and assets. » more