Top 5 Control Engineering articles December 4-10: 2018 technology trends, replacing analog meters, Engineers’ Choice finalists, more
The top 5 most read articles online, from Dec. 4-10 for Control Engineering, covered 2018 technology trends, replacing analog meters, the Engineers’ Choice finalists, robotic welding simulation benefits, and drives and machines in the Industrie 4.0 era. Links to each article below.
With advancements in automation, industries need to stay on top of the challenges ahead.
Cybersecurity concerns about analog meters are influencing nuclear industry automation and are forcing an industry resistant to change to do so.
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Cover Story: Teaching robots how to weld using 3-D simulation is beneficial because welding is a complex, precise process that cannot be explained or taught easily to humans.
Intelligent drive systems play a large role in optimizing machine configuration and performance and aid companies looking to adopt Industrie 4.0 in their operations.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, December 4-10, for articles published within the last two months.
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