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Transmitting measured data by wireless in real time

The Fraunhofer Institute has teamed up with Ericsson to offer a unique test environment for 5G applications for direct wireless real-time sensing.


Revolutionising asset management in the oil and gas industry

Industrial asset data is worthless if it is left untouched or not used to its full potential to gain insights and make improved decisions.

Software & IT 19 June, 2018

IICA celebrates 75 years

This year the IICA is celebrating its 75 years of support for the instrumentation, control and automation professions in Australia.

Business 19 June, 2018

Electrosensitive protective devices for safe machines — Part 2

The optoelectronic technologies available for machine safety protection are nowadays very diverse and provide advanced functions not only to protect workers, but to improve...

Safety 18 June, 2018

Coca-Cola Amatil boosts efficiency with robotic mixed pallet technology

Fully automated robotic palletising technology boosts the efficiency of Coca-Cola Amatil's Auckland distribution centre.

Factory automation 15 June, 2018

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Automation
How zoomorphism can teach us to make better robots

How zoomorphism can teach us to make better robots

Making more natural robots may be the answer to industrial woes.

Article 12 June, 2018
Control
Consumer electronics expectations meet industrial control

Consumer electronics expectations meet industrial control

The familiarity of smartphones and tablets is having a growing influence on the development of operator interfaces.

Article 15 June, 2018
Networks
Smoothing out interoperability issues in smart factories

Smoothing out interoperability issues in smart factories

Ensuring non-stop connectivity throughout converged networks involves dealing with a hodgepodge of protocols and technologies.

Article 14 June, 2018
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