The focus on building a Silicon Valley lookalike means a missed opportunity to maximise the potential of existing enterprises in Australia.
One of my colleagues has '1440' printed in huge numbers on the wall next to his desk. This is his reminder that there are only 1440 minutes in the day and that, to be successful, he aims to use every single minute deliberately.
The much discussed IIoT is not so much a revolution, as an evolution of existing technologies and systems.
Incentivising innovation in our existing companies and manufacturing businesses will protect jobs and open up new export markets for Australia.
The technical committee of the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) has accepted EtherCAT P as an addition to EtherCAT.
Two concentrating solar power plants in Spain have implemented highly reliable data communications networks to help ensure problem-free operation.
Opened in April 2016, Beckhoff's new technology centre is located in the home of the leading companies in the IT and semiconductor industries, such as Intel, Apple and Google.
Wireless networking continues to gain acceptance in industrial applications, including the water and wastewater industries.
The Innovation Statement is one thing, but Australia can do two things to improve its global standing: encouraging automation in manufacturing industry, and investing in a righteous cycle of innovation and commercialisation between universities and industry.
The move to Industry 4.0 will bring with it many advances in efficiency and productivity, but also many changes in the way industrial processes work.
Mobile devices are now more common in the workplace than ever before. Modern mobile apps now allow industrial network operators to monitor and troubleshoot their networks while on the move.
Management at turnkey automation systems providers are always seeking ways to improve production efficiencies on the manufacturing floor. The challenge is to keep up with sales growth and deliver systems on time, while maintaining the same amount of resources.
Deploying network address translation helps resolve complications of duplicate IP addresses.