September, 2022

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Emerson and Rockwell Automation Expand Cybersecurity Protections with Dragos

Automation World

Recent announcements highlight the extension of Emerson’s use of Dragos’s cybersecurity technology into its DeltaV DCS and Rockwell Automation’s use of responders from Dragos as part of its incident response program. Factory / Cybersecurity

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Visibility & Resiliency: Letting Your Factory Work For You

Cisco Industrial Automation

I am consistently asked by our customers: How can manufacturers contain customer satisfaction without excessive overstock? How can manufacturers better predict the output of manufacturing? What is the impact of manpower, materials, and methods on OEE?

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IIoT solutions bring machine data to life to streamline and secure performance

Design World

IIoT solutions bring machine data to life to streamline and secure performance If you’re a machine builder trying to differentiate your company from the competition, you may be considering investing in Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions.

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Identify Data Sets With Orphaned Data Enabling Appropriate Actions

Gary Mintchell

Steve Leeper, VP Systems Engineering and Marketing, and Carl D’Halluin, Chief Technology Officer of Datadobi , met with me recently to discuss data, unstructured data management, data migration, the company, and those poor little orphaned files and data left in storage long after they had useful life.

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Get rid of horizontal alignment in strategy execution

Chris Hohmann

While flipping through a vintage (2015-2016) Harvard Business Review (printed) magazine, I was struck by the article “Why Strategy Execution Unravels—and What to Do About It” by Donald Sull, Rebecca Homkes, and Charles Sull. It seems that the problems described 10 years ago are still around us, namely horizontal alignment (coordination) in strategy execution. The … Continue reading Get rid of horizontal alignment in strategy execution.

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Neubility partners with Samsung to launch delivery robots onto golf courses

Robotics Automation News

Delivery robots continue to expand their market while helping golf clubs’ technological makeover. Autonomous robot delivery platform startup Neubility has launched what it says is “the world’s first” self-driving robot service on a golf course.

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3 Steps for Secure, Reliable Wireless Networks

Automation World

With the use of autonomous mobile robot and automated storage/retrieval systems growing, the need for safe, dependable Wi-Fi is critical. Moxa recommends three key steps to ensure viable industrial Wi-Fi connectivity. Factory / Communication

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ABB survey reveals re-industrialization at risk from global “education gap” in automation

Design World

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Advanced Physical Layer Project Successfully Completed

Gary Mintchell

Advanced Physical Layer (APL) for Ethernet generated much hype for quite some time. Product may be coming your way before too long.

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McKellar: 50% work bonus increase to boost pensioners’ workforce participation

AU Manufacturing

A 50 per cent increase in the aged pension work bonus is expected to provide greater flexibility for older Australians who want to return to the workforce, said Andrew McKellar, CEO of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI). .

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Intel’s new AI chip enables ‘real-time learning for robots’

Robotics Automation News

Intel Labs, in collaboration with the Italian Institute of Technology and the Technical University of Munich, has introduced a new approach to neural network-based object learning.

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6 Common Automation Mistakes to Avoid

Automation World

Not all mistakes are created equal—most can be recovered from, but some leave a lasting impact. Here are 6 common mistakes that industry professionals and system integrators will want to watch out for. Factory / Workforce

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AM Forward for American Supply Chain Resiliency: Neal Orringer, President of ASTRO America

Additive Manufacturing

Available in your favorite app: On this episode the AM Voices podcast, Adam J. Penna had a follow-up chat with Neal Orringer, President of ASTRO America, after hearing him speak on a panel at ASME’s AM Industry Summit back in June 2022.

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GE Digital achieves AWS Industrial Software competency status

Design World

GE Digital, a leading industrial software company, announced at HANNOVER MESSE USA that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Industrial Software Competency status.

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Ignition Community Conference 2022

Gary Mintchell

With the pandemic mostly in the rearview mirror, Inductive Automation held its Ignition Community Conference 2022 in Folsom, CA Sept. 20-21. ICC 2022. The event was sold out, as usual. Sessions were packed and lively with questions. I didn’t pick up much news from the event.

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‘Future of Manufacturing’ Report Released

Metrology

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and Autodesk, Inc. have released the results of their collaborative multiphase research project on the ‘Future of Manufacturing.’ ’ To provide industry and academic.

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Autonomous truck maker Einride launches in Germany

Robotics Automation News

Autonomous truck startup Einride has launched into Europe’s largest transportation market – Germany. In conjunction with the official launch, Einride has signed an impressive list of local partners including global appliance leader Electrolux.

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Enclosures: The Workforce of Industrial Automation

Automation World

Often overlooked and under considered, the right enclosure is critical to ensuring the healthy lifecycle of automation and industrial control applications. Factory / Safety

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Victoria extends medtech innovations program to Bendigo region

AU Manufacturing

The Victorian government has established a $260,000 medtech innovation partnership with the University of Melbourne and Bendigo Health. .

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Beckhoff to highlight ATRO, MX-System and Adaptive Automation at PACK EXPO 2022

Design World

Empowering leaders in packaging, food and beverage, and pharmaceuticals to conquer automation challenges, Beckhoff will showcase flexible robotics, cabinetless control systems and adaptive automation technologies at PACK EXPO International 2022.

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Rust Foundation Establishes Security Team

Gary Mintchell

Do you program in Rust? Me neither. I had barely heard of it. I received this news. Valuable if you use Rust. Interesting for any other language to think about security within a language.

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Overcoming Autonomous Farming Misconceptions in California

Robotics Business Review

Monarch Tractor's recent petition to Cal/OSHA may have been denied, but this outcome is not the setback many fear. CEO Praveen Penmetsa shares why. The post Overcoming Autonomous Farming Misconceptions in California appeared first on Robotics Business Review.

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MicroVision’s lidar solution now supported on Nvidia’s autonomous vehicle platform

Robotics Automation News

MicroVision, a maker of MEMS-based solid-state automotive lidar and advanced driver-assistance systems, says its Mavin DR dynamic view lidar system is now supported on the Nvidia Drive AGX platform.

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Big Data Collection and Analysis

Automation World

A look at key insights gathered recently from Automation World’s research into industry’s use of Big Data collection and analytics technologies. Business Intelligence

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Medtech company Nutromics secures funding for wearable diagnostics tech

AU Manufacturing

Australian medtech startup Nutromics has raised USD 14 million in funding for the development of its wearable diagnostics platform. . The California and Melbourne-based company intends to use the funding to continue the research and development team expansion across Australia and the United States.

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Doosan Robotics Announces Strategic Partnership with Industrial Automation Supply

Design World

Doosan Robotics Inc., one of the world’s leading service robot and cobot manufacturers, announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Industrial Automation Supply (IAS), New England’s only Phoenix Contact Automation Elite Distribution Partner.

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ThinkIQ and CESMII Partner

Gary Mintchell

How much impact do US National Institutes of technology and manufacturing have on the real world of manufacturing? I’ve dealt with several over the past 20 years. They do a lot of work. Sometimes I’m not so sure of the impact.

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Imperial Oil signs deal with Air Products for hydrogen

Canadian Manufacturing

Imperial Oil says it has reached a deal with a U.S.-based based industrial gas company to supply low-carbon hydrogen for its proposed renewable diesel complex near Edmonton.

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Blaize partners with Accton to bring edge AI computing to robotic inspection

Robotics Automation News

Computing specialist Blaize has agreed a strategic partnership with Accton, a premier provider of networking and communications solutions, to bring edge AI computing to the AI inspection market.

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A new Frontier in Robot Applications and Markets

Automation World

Robot technology is more advanced and applicable than ever with the help of machine learning, washdown capability, and safety improvements, but there is still plenty of room for innovation. Factory / Robotics

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Exploring new ways to encourage more women into trades

AU Manufacturing

Media Release by NSW Department of Customer Service. Whether it is being an auto-technician or working in construction, the sky is the limit as the NSW Government looks for new ways to encourage more women to consider getting into trades.

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How to Properly Select a Proximity Sensor

Design World

This downloadable ebook on How to Properly Select a Proximity Sensor, provides a roadmap for people to properly determine which type of proximity sensor they’ll need for their application.

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Schneider Electric To Complete Acquisition of AVEVA

Gary Mintchell

Financial investors today value software companies more than hardware companies. Notice how long-time industrial companies such as Emerson and Rockwell Automation and Siemens and ABB tout themselves as software companies.

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Drone Delivery Canada provides update on Canary drone parachute testing

Canadian Manufacturing

DDC Provides Update on Successful Canary Drone Parachute Testing (CNW Group/Drone Delivery Canada Corp.). TORONTO — On Sep. 28, Drone Delivery Canada Corp. provided an update on the successful parachute testing and development of the Canary drone.

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The future of fleet management: Trends in system design

Robotics Automation News

Though the use of technology and prevalence of businesses converting online has skyrocketed across most industries – few sectors rival how indispensable fleet management software has become within the automotive space.

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Cobot Trend: Machine Tending

Automation World

As seen in two applications from Robotiq and Versabuilt using Universal Robots’ cobots, machine tending applications are becoming a key aspect of collaborative robot use in industry—especially in high mix, low-volume manufacturing. Factory / Robotics

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Victorian businesses back proposed 10-year manufacturing strategy, says survey

AU Manufacturing

A majority of businesses in Victoria expressed their support for the state’s proposed 10-year manufacturing strategy, according to a survey conducted by the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry ahead of the state election. .