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virtualization, Cloud, Analytics, Edge Computing April 2, 2020

Edge computing terms and skills

Six edge computing questions to ask about data collection, networking and control systems.

By Nate Kay, P.E.
Courtesy: Emerson
Remote Monitoring March 26, 2020

Take remote monitoring to the edge

Advanced edge controllers enable remote monitoring techniques to supplement standard industrial automation practices

By Kyle Hable
Courtesy: Breen Machine Automation Services, LLC
Machinery and Equipment March 25, 2020

Repair or replace: Things to consider in industrial programming

Industrial programming is a challenging project even under the best of circumstances. Understanding the situation can help determine whether a project needs to be repaired or overhauled.

By David Breen
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Process Manufacturing March 22, 2020

DOE announced $3 million to improve manufacturing processes through high performance computing

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $3 million for high-performance computing, modeling, and simulation projects to improve manufacturing processes.

By Department of Energy
Courtesy: Christine Daniloff, MIT
Industrial PCs March 21, 2020

Method for easier scaling of quantum computing devices developed

An MIT research team has developed a method to “recruit” neighboring quantum bits that may help researchers scale up quantum computing devices.

By Rob Matheson
Courtesy: Opto 22
virtualization, Cloud, Analytics, Edge Computing March 6, 2020

Skills for the edge computing revolution

Edge computing is becoming more prevalent, and it’s imperative for engineers to get in on the action. Learn four skills engineers can develop to be better prepared.

By Josh Eastburn
Xiuling Li, professor of electrical and computer engineering, University of Illinois. Courtesy: L. Brian Stauffer, University of Illinois
Industrial PCs March 1, 2020

Microchip capabilities expanded with 3D inductor technology

University of Illinois researchers have expanded a microchip's capabilities by using 3D components on a standardized 2D microchip manufacturing platform.

By Lois Yoksoulian
Courtesy: James Brosher, Indiana University
Industrial PCs February 29, 2020

Research center for quantum science and engineering established

Indiana University has established a new research center to pursue the rapidly developing field of quantum science and engineering.

By Lauren Bryant
Courtesy: Indiana University
Industrial PCs February 20, 2020

Supercomputer launched to honor university’s 200th anniversary

Indiana University’s supercomputer, Big Red 200, launched for the university's bicentennial, has greater than 6 quadrillion floating-point operations per second, or petaFLOPS.

By Ceci Jones
For years, researchers from MIT and Brown University have been developing an interactive system that lets users drag-and-drop and manipulate data on any touchscreen, including smartphones and interactive whiteboards. Now, they’ve included a tool that instantly and automatically generates machine-learning models to run prediction tasks on that data. Courtesy: Melanie Gonick, MIT
Analytics February 13, 2020

Most-viewed university articles in 2019

The most-viewed articles from university sources included stories on drag-and-drop analytics, robotic actuators, nanocrystals, and prolonging power plant life with AI. Links to each article below.

By Chris Vavra