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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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Discrete Manufacturing ERP Upgrade

A new release of ERPLN is billed as a significant upgrade to the vendor’s flagship enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for discrete hybrid manufacturers.
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Lowly Sensor Becomes Error-Proofing Hero

The ultimate goal of error-proofing sensors? Catch the error at the workstation on a production line, so it's not on the finished item.
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Single-Vendor Ethernet

The Reliable Ethernet Solutions enable companies to fully design, deploy and manage an entire industrial Ethernet.
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Comprehensive Data-Management, Connectivity

The Data Station Plus is a multiple protocol converter, a system data logger and a Web interface for industrial and M2M applications.
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Multi-system Database Tracking

Automation Change Manager is an electronic database-management and documentation system that allows industrial plant personnel to document and track changes across various of the vendor’s automation s
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ABB plans more manufacturing in India

Swiss-based global automation giant ABB (www.abb.com) plans to establish two new units in India at a cost of $20 million.
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Real-Time Communication via Ethernet

With ACOPOS, the vendor offers bus-capable servo drives for machine manufacturing in the power range from 400 W to 64 kW.
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Expanded Cordset Line

The vendor has expanded its Sensor/Actuator Cable (SAC) product line to include Mini (7/8-inch) cordsets. The cordsets are available with male or female contacts and as straight or angled versions.
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PLC-free Parts Inspection

The Checker 101E is a new model of the vendor’s Checker family of sensors, billed as the first sensors available that use patterns to detect and inspect parts, improving reliability.
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Rockwell?EUR™s Dave Johnson, Steve Eisenbrown, and Scott Summerville, Asia Pacific president (left to right) taking questions o

Rockwell Invests in Singapore

With the opening of Rockwell Automation Inc.’s (www.rockwellautomation.com) new Asia Pacific Business Center in Singapore scheduled for May, the official signing ceremony with Singapore’s Economic Dev
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