June 2023

Choosing the Right Safety Devices
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Choosing the Right Safety Devices

The road to effective industrial safety should begin with a risk assessment before determining which safety devices to apply.
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CC-Link IE’s Embrace of TSN and Gigabit Ethernet

June 6, 2023
Learn how the CC-Link IE protocol is designed to boost the performance of industrial networks with the use of gigabit Ethernet and Time-Sensitive Networking.
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Collaborative Engineering in the Cloud

Veolia Water Technologies standardized more than 260 global engineering accounts in the Aveva Unified Engineering platform to enable collaborative access to all its engineering...
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Intelligent Dolly Mover Robot

May 30, 2023
Agilox is targeting the transport of small load carriers with its new ODM (Omnidirectional Dolly Mover) robot controlled by its X-Swarm intelligence. The ODM can accept loads ...

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Full Brick Converters

May 24, 2023
The TDK-Lambda PH1200A280 full brick dc-dc converters are rated at 1200W with an input of 200 to 425Vdc. The modules deliver isolated, regulated 12V, 24V, 28V, 36V and 48V outputs...
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AI Rugged Computer

May 23, 2023
Syslogic has released a new rugged computer—RPC RS A4NX—based on the new Jetson Orin NX module, which features 100 TOPS of AI (artificial intelligence) computing power and 16GB...
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Embedded Computer

May 19, 2023
Polywell Computers has launched the Nano-U12L2C system based on the Intel Alder Lake-u/p Platform. The Nano-U12L2C has two SO-DIMM slots for up to 64GB of 3200 MHz DDR4 memory...
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Small Diameter Cable Glands

May 17, 2023
Lapp is expanding its family of Skintop Mini small-diameter cable glands by adding two- to seven-millimeter diameter glands, allowing system designers to obtain protective, secure...
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IEC 62443-4-2 Certified Industrial Computer

May 15, 2023
The UC-8200 series computer from Moxa runs on the industrial Linux 3 platform and is said to be the first host device to attain ISA/IEC 62443-4-2 certification. The UC-8200 series...
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Small Diameter Cable Glands

May 12, 2023
Lapp is expanding its family of Skintop Mini small-diameter cable glands by adding two- to seven-millimeter diameter glands, allowing system designers to obtain protective, secure...
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Portable Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter

May 12, 2023
The industrial Super-Safeway Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) is said to be the first portable 20A device to earn an IP69K rating and the latest addition to Molex’s Woodhead...
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Top Industrial Machine Vision Applications

From detecting difficult-to-find flaws and missing components to expanding robot applications and improving palletizing operations, machine vision technologies are rapidly moving...
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3D Simulator Software

The MELSoft Gemini 3D Simulator Software from Mitsubishi Electric operates using a PC-based 3D digital space and connects directly to factory devices, enabling 3D data to be updated...
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Stepper Drive

May 10, 2023
The new P80630-SDN stepper drive offers a more compact footprint, greater smoothness, precision and torque density relative to Kollmorgen’s previous models. Designed for fixed...
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A Seller’s Perspective on Automation Investing

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Industrial HMI

May 9, 2023
The eX707M Web industrial HMI (human-machine interface) from Exor is designed for industrial automation applications and offers an integrated web server. The eX707M Web features...
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Single-Phase DIN Rail Power Supplies

May 8, 2023
The new SPDE power supply series from Carlo Gavazzi consists of compact single-phase DIN rail power supplies designed for electrical panels that come in three frame sizes ranging...
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ABB Announces $170 million in U.S. Investments

May 2, 2023
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May 2, 2023
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CC-Link’s Time-Sensitive Networking Update

April 28, 2023
The CC-Link Partner Association shares news of time-sensitive networking applications being implemented in industry.
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SignalFire Ranger Achieves Sparkplug Compatibility

The cellular field device signal transmitter is reportedly the first field device to pass the Sparkplug Compatibility Program
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Digital Twins for Machine Cabling

April 26, 2023
Eplan’s Harness proD software can apply a digital twin as a 3D module in the mechanical construction file or be transferred into the electro-technical project with the added cabling...
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Rockwell Automation Releases Smart Manufacturing Report

April 24, 2023
The report shows increasing industry focus on accessing data’s true potential along with a growing use of technology to address sustainability and workforce challenges.
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Why DevSecOps is Critical to Industrial Cybersecurity

Cisco research shows why more businesses across industry are evolving their security approach to keep up with the rapidly expanding attack surfaces created by the use of more ...
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Rapid Robotics Partners with Yaskawa Motoman

April 20, 2023
Through a new partnership with Yaskawa Motoman, Rapid Robotics brings its rapid deployment speeds to industrial applications.
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Bridging the Gap Between Smart Manufacturing Personas

When viewed in the context of three critical technology groups, Smart Manufacturing projects can overcome typical miscommunications that can sabotage progress.
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Daimler Truck and Siemens Collaborate on Digital Engineering Platform

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3D Mapping for Augmented Reality

April 10, 2023
The Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance has published a report that reviews 3D mapping technologies and explains how to choose a 3D scanner for specific applications.
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Multi-Vendor Ethernet-APL Test Proves the Technology’s Market Readiness

March 31, 2023
Ethernet-APL load tests conducted as part of Endress+Hauser’s Open Integration partner program proved that Ethernet-APL can be used in real world scenarios using components from...