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On the Edge
Co-Created Products Come to Market
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Co-Created Products Come to Market

One year after the launch of FirstBuild, some of the first co-created products—designed though crowdsourcing of engineering and consumer input—are being released for sale.
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 Building the Automation Workforce
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Building the Automation Workforce

With a competitive local landscape and a growing skills gap, Michelin has developed an approach that ensures a steady stream of trained automation employees.
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 Constructive Disruption: A Vision of Smart Manufacturing
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Constructive Disruption: A Vision of Smart Manufacturing

Jim Wetzel, director of global reliability at General Mills and Chair of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, asked attendees at The Automation Conference an important question: “Are You Read
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Sudipta Bhattacharya, Senior Vice President - Solutions, Extended Supply Chain Management, SAP Labs LLC

Technology Trio to Spur Manufacturing Productivity

Three converging technology trends will transform manufacturing over the next few years, says SAP’s Bhattacharya.
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ActivPlant's Throughput Analyzer is designed to help customers identify which resources are constraining the product flow within

Packaged Performance Metric Solution

ActivPlant’s Throughput Analyzer uses automation data to help identify bottlenecks and boost plant performance.
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Wireless the Star at Honeywell Users Group

Company executives lay out wireless road map for the future to media and customers.
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Roger Fradin, Chief Executive Officer, Honeywell Automation & Control Solutions

Wireless the Star at Honeywell Users Group

Company executives lay out wireless road map for the future to media and customers.
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Tom Kopanski, Vice President, Automation and Motion Division, Siemens Energy & Automation Inc.

Siemens User Conference Grows

Siemens executives stress innovation, collaboration and partnering at expanded user event.
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Maryrose Sylvester, President and Chief Executive Officer, GE Fanuc Automation

Innovation a Key Driver for GE Fanuc

More than 600 end-users, integrators and OEMs descend on Orlando for the second GE Fanuc users conference. The company also announces enhancements to its Process Analytic Technology offerings.
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Infor to Acquire SSA Global

The deal will create the industry’s third largest enterprise software provider.
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Compact Coriolis Flowmeter

As a new generation of compact, highly integrated Coriolis flowmeters, the Sitrans FC300 DN4 flowmeter has a maximum capacity of 350 kilograms/hour (772 pounds/hour).
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High-current DC Power Supplies

Developed to address increasing DC power requirements for industrial control applications, the Quint single phase, 40 amp, 24VDC power supplies effectively double the maximum current output available
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Function Blocks Make Motion Easier

“This standardization integrates safety aspects and/or motion control with industrial control.”
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