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Sercos IP Core Now on FPGAs and SoCs

Sercos IP Core Now on FPGAs and SoCs

The move to embed ever more industrial automation capabilities continues to pick up speed with the Sercos III protocol now available on Altera Cyclone chips.
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GE Drives the Brilliant Factory Concept Home

Hardly an easy customer, GE corporate operations push GE Intelligent Platforms to get the automation and data intelligence they need to improve efficiencies.
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Mobile HMI: Facilities Technician Accesses Essential Information

A compact operator interface running on an Android smartphone securely monitors and controls compressors, lighting, air conditioning units and more.
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U.S. Companies Vie for Attention in Hannover

North American automation suppliers are among the many companies showing their wares this week at the spawling Hannover Fair.
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Rockwell?EUR™s Dave Johnson, Steve Eisenbrown, and Scott Summerville, Asia Pacific president (left to right) taking questions o

Rockwell Makes Singapore Investment

Several product lines will be moved to the company’s new Asia Pacific Business Center, where a new software development center will also be established.
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Source: ARC Advisory Group Inc.

ERP Market Continues to Grow

Chinese manufacturing expansion and application in non-manufacturing sectors are among factors spurring growth in the enterprise resource planning systems market, study says.
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Aubert Martin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Energy & Automation Inc.

Siemens Unveils U.S. Expansion, Acquisition

The latest investments are aimed at strengthening Siemens’ market position in large drives and ultrasonic flow measurement technology.
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Fred Kindle, President and Chief Executive Officer, ABB Group

ABB Plans Additional Manufacturing Units in India

Investment program is on course to complete $100 million Indian spending program by early next year, says ABB executive.
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The InFusion ";Collaboration Wall"; can be used to provide plant operators, maintenance technicians, engineers and managers with

Control Extends to the Enterprise

Invensys announces “enterprise control system” designed to expand analysis beyond process control to business and profitability control for manufacturing enterprises.
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Manufacturing Interoperability Group Formed

The new collaborative venture will develop a guideline aimed at convergence of manufacturing interoperability standards.
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Vortex Flowmeter Market Primed for Growth

Product improvements and new standards will fuel growth, study says.
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CC-Link Bus Coupler

The compact BK7150 Bus Coupler connects the CC-Link network to the vendor’s entire I/O system.
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Embracing Globalism:The China Factor

"I can think of no faster path to a worldwide recession than for the United States and China to turn against one another."
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