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On the Edge
Trending: Human-Robot Collaboration
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Inside the Human-Robot Collaboration Trend

Specific demands from a range of manufacturing industries are driving the rapid development of cage-free robots that can work alongside or in close proximity to humans. Here’s a look at some of the latest developments.
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A United Industrial Network
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A United Industrial Network

The availability of the Field Device Integration developer tools signals a new era of device interoperability in process automation.
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Reusable Robotics Software Modules
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Reusable Robotics Software Modules

Expanding its FAST application toolbox, Lenze adds standardized and reusable robotics software modules that don’t require previous knowledge of robotics for users to be able to integrate kinematics in
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Automation Direct, Inc: Pneumatic Solenoid Valve Cables and Connectors

These connectors and cables are designed for most popular pneumatic solenoid air valves and sensors.
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Device-Level Wireless Solutions Gain Traction in Process Manufacturing

The incremental value proposition for wireless networks in process manufacturing is much larger than for serial and Ethernet-based networks.
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Opto22: Industrial Automation Software Suite Upgrade

PAC Project 9.2 is an upgrade to the PAC Project suite of software applications and utilities that provide control programming, HMI development, OPC connectivity, and database integration.
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Wago Corporation: Four-Channel IO-Link Master

The 750-675 Four-Channel IO-Link Master module simplifies integration, configuration and management of intelligent sensors and actuators.
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Industrial Network Protocols in the News

Industrial networks are past the adolescent stage and are evolving into mature and responsible members of the automation community.
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Alarm Management Opinions
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Alarm Management Opinions

Members of the Automation World LinkedIn group offer their thoughts on why nuisance alarms remain such a problem throughout industry.
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Track Trace for Eggs
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Omron Invests in ‘Track and Trace’ Food Safety Technology Company

Omron will provide manufacturing and procurement services to maker of egg-marking systems.
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Pepperl+Fuchs : RFID Controller

CC-Link communication capabilities make it faster and easier to read and write large amounts of application information to the RFID system.
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United Electric Controls: Smart Barrel Pressure Transmitter

The TX200H HART smart pressure transmitter is for shale oil and gas applications.
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Pinto's Prose
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The Expansion of Thin

For a couple of decades, the personal computer (PC) has been the workhorse of computing and has appeared almost everywhere in the factory and plant environment.
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