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The digital future began yesterday

At Digitalize 2017 in Sydney, Siemens will explore global and local market trends, and look at the ways in which businesses can create efficiencies in time, energy and...

Business 15 August, 2017

The new industrial revolution: robots are an opportunity, not a threat

If robots and AI are our future, we need to embrace the technology and work out how best to collaborate and make it work for everyone.

Factory automation 15 August, 2017

Where are all the fieldbus sites?

Despite industrial process fieldbus technologies being available for more than 20 years, the extent of their deployment in Australia still appears to be surprisingly low.

Industrial networks & buses 10 August, 2017

Energy infrastructure demands mission-critical networking

Standard networking methods are acceptable for most SCADA systems, but mission-critical power transmission and distribution system messaging and real-time control demands a...

Industrial networks & buses 09 August, 2017

Recent advances in precision positioning systems

Motion drive and control technologies are advancing rapidly, giving engineers access to an expanding spectrum of options to leverage previously unattainable performance and...

Factory automation 08 August, 2017

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Automation
The new industrial revolution: robots are an opportunity, not a threat

The new industrial revolution: robots are an opportunity, not a threat

If robots and AI are our future, we need to embrace the technology and work out how best to collaborate and make it work for everyone.

Article 15 August, 2017
Control
Direct torque control: a motor control technique for all seasons

Direct torque control: a motor control technique for all seasons

While enabling unprecedented performance in electric motors and delivering dramatic energy savings, most VSDs rely on conditioning voltage and...

Article 09 May, 2017
Networks
Where are all the fieldbus sites?

Where are all the fieldbus sites?

Despite industrial process fieldbus technologies being available for more than 20 years, the extent of their deployment in Australia still appears...

Article 10 August, 2017
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