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Embedded Systems, Edge Computing

Embedded Systems, Edge Computing May 28, 2020

Executive Brand Video Series—Learn How Thought Leaders in Manufacturing are Responding to Covid-19

Watch this video to hear from Jason Andersen, Vice President Strategy and Product Management at Stratus Technologies, about they are responding to the Covid-19 pandemic. Key themes from Andersen’s video include “Modernization”, “how to get started”, “the evolution of OT”, “serviceability”, “optimizing the supply chain”, “global market shift” and “operating on a global stage.”

By Jason Andersen
WinCC Unified programming platform can run on different devices, from small to large. Courtesy: Siemens Industry Inc.
Discrete Manufacturing May 6, 2020

Automation controllers, edge computing

Which devices to use? A multi-tasking controller combines functions of a PC-based software controller with visualization, PC applications, and input/output connections. Combining a scalable human-machine interface (HMI) system, supervisory control and data acquisition, and other functions can add edge functionality.

By Jim Wilmot, Bernd Raithel, Siemens Industry Inc.
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Sensors, Vision March 23, 2020

Convolutional neural networks help embedded vision applications

Convolutional neural networks (CNNs) have the ability to replicate the human thought process and use embedded vision to automate those processes.

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Sensors, Vision December 1, 2018

Embedded vision is changing how people, machines interact

Embedded vision immerses the user in a more natural way by allowing the products to better augment our existing capabilities.

Events and Awards October 11, 2018

Vote now for 2019 Engineers’ Choice Finalists

The official ballot is open for voting for Control Engineering North American print and digital edition subscribers, for a limited time. Review finalists and vote by using CFE Media's New Products for Engineers platform. (Voting closed Jan. 4, 2019.)

By Amanda Pelliccione
Embedded Systems, Edge Computing September 28, 2018

Embedded systems in industrial vision applications

Embedded vision systems leverage unique technology to help applications ranging from aerospace to robotics to logistics and transform machines into intelligent systems.

Embedded Systems, Edge Computing August 17, 2018

Embedded sensing in autonomous navigation

While autonomous navigation is still in its early stages, there have been many technological breakthroughs.

Embedded Systems, Edge Computing August 5, 2018

Embedded vision applications in supply chain management

Embedded vision applications has the ability to quickly generate visual data, and it is being used at all stages of the supply chain.

Embedded Systems, Edge Computing April 7, 2018

What is an embedded system?

The meaning of an embedded system varies depending on the application; system integrators, end users, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) may have different views.

By Mark T. Hoske
Embedded Systems, Edge Computing October 12, 2017

Embedded high-performance computing for industrial applications

Edge, fog, and cloud applications demand increased computing power in industrial environments using embedded controls; COM Express (Type 7) offers more and faster Ethernet connections and more throughput.

By Mary Poniatowski