IIoT, Industrie 4.0

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IIoT, Industrie 4.0 January 5, 2022

Advancing from industrial automation to industrial autonomous operations

A major controls vendor focuses on industry, uses cloud-based software, artificial intelligence and advanced robotics integration to move customers from industrial automation to autonomous operations.

By Mark T. Hoske
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IIoT, Industrie 4.0 January 4, 2022

Top 5 Control Engineering articles December 27 to January 2, 2022

Articles about digital twin adoption, advanced analytics, virtualized PLCs, IT/OT convergence and AI vision were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from December 27 to January 2, 2022. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
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Mobility December 21, 2021

Industrial access on the go

Adoption of industrial automation mobile access continues to increase, as technologies improve, and user concerns are addressed.

By Bill Dehner
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Asset Management December 3, 2021

How manufacturing operations management (MOM) improves operations, reduces risk

Manufacturing operations management (MOM) enables manufacturers to automatically connect with machines to collect critical data without manual inputs. Do you know how to reduce reduce the “six big losses” in manufacturing?

By Paulo de Matos
Searching on “analytics” in the New Products for Engineers database returns 245 entries that may help when you need more than speadsheets. Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology New Products for Engineers Database.
Virtualization, Cloud, Analytics, Edge Computing January 7, 2022

Spreadsheets for analytics

Many companies offer software for data analytics to create information and insights from data collected from automation, controls and instrumentation. Most data-gathering software also downloads in a spreadsheet format: Many users have spreadsheets for special applications or quick insights.

By Mark T. Hoske