Tuesday, July 16, 2013
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Schneider Electric in talks to acquire Invensys
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An industry analyst said July 12 that the proposed acquisition of Invensys by Schneider Electric would create a more powerful industrial automation company while enhancing Schneider Electric’s position in the commercial and residential building automation markets. Frost & Sullivan Industry Manager Konkana Khaund... Read More

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System integration is a critical element in project design
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Working for a company that executes large projects using a design-build philosophy, I have witnessed the benefits of the traditional architect and engineer (A&E) approach to the design process.... Read More

System design: Agile programming streamlines software development
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In the lifecycle of a machine from inception through implementation, code can be effectively developed and tested through simulation. The right programming tools are essential to simplify design,... Read More

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Smart Factory 1.0 is helping China's industry to upgrade
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Building on the “Industry 4.0” concept, discussed heavily at the 2013 Hannover industry exhibition and proposed by Germany's government, China has been working on an innovative industrial model... Read More

Machine vision boosts quality for mass-produced robotic workcells
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On any given day, I can walk out of my office and see dozens, if not hundreds, of robots standing in neat rows waiting to become integration ready. They all look exactly the same, but the truth is,... Read More

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Gateway switch for PLC programming and process visualization
Gateway switch for PLC programming and process visualization

Wago's PFC200 is designed to offer compact, computing power for PLC programming and process... Read More

Multi-touch panel PC series has multi-core CPUs
Multi-touch panel PC series has multi-core CPUs

Beckhoff Automation's CP22xx Panel PC series combines a multi-touch interface with... Read More

Communications module for Profibus network
Communications module for Profibus network

Molex's Brad SST Communication Modules SST-PB3S-CLX-RLL, SST-PB3S-CLX-RLL-CC and SST-PB3S-CLXT-RLL... Read More

Gripper designed for multiple automated manufacturing tasks
Gripper designed for multiple automated manufacturing tasks

Empire Robotics' Versaball is a gripper archetype designed to flexibly adapt to multiple automated... Read More

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