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Business of Engineering August 12, 2020

Survey shows manufacturing optimism in spite of COVID-19

Research reveals nearly three-quarters of manufacturers are working remotely and reporting optimism for the future after COVID-19.

By InfinityQS
Model-less multivariable control (XMC) automates the way operating teams have always carried out multivariable constraint control and optimization manually. Notably, this method does not require detailed models or embedded optimizers. XMC uses patented rate-predictive control (RPC) internally. Courtesy: APC Performance LLC
PID, APC August 11, 2020

Model-less multivariable control technology acquired

Lin and Associates, Inc. has agreed to acquire APC Performance LLC's model-less multivariable control (XMC) technology, which provides back-end control to distributed control systems and programmable controllers.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: MultiTech Systems Inc., New Products for Engineers Database
Wireless August 11, 2020

5G wireless for industrial use: Six answers

Industrial communications is adding 5G to wireless protocols used. Get answers about 5G progress, 5G benefits, 5G adoption challenges and 5G standard.

By Daniel Quant
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Automation August 10, 2020

Redefining the boundaries of automation

Production challenges do not wait on IT developments, and getting to the root of a problem does not always have to be rocket science, says George Walker.

By George Walker
Courtesy: Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT)
Business of Engineering August 11, 2020

Manufacturing technology orders reach its highest point in 2020

By Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT)
Courtesy: PTC
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 August 4, 2020

COVID-19 accelerates digital transformation

By Sean Callahan
Courtesy: ABB
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 August 4, 2020

How edge computing will unleash the potential of IIoT

By Christian Johansson
Courtesy: Mark T. Hoske, CFE Media and Technology
System Integration August 8, 2020

How to build a system integration business case for automation, controls

By Ryan Courtney
Courtesy: Rice University
Educational July 22, 2020

Health students not hampered by distance, COVID-19 in innovation

By Mike Williams