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Food producers are looking to cloud-based quality and compliance applications, like TraQtion, to oversee the global journey from farm to fork.
The pharmaceutical industry is under pressure to lower drug prices, improve product quality and accelerate time to market. Here’s how Big Data and the Internet of Things will play an important role in the future.
New sensor advances highlight how the one realm of industrial technology that many once thought would remain unconnected to Ethernet is now also following the industrial Ethernet path.
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The challenge in choosing a robot for your operation is often not in knowing whether or not you need a robot, but choosing which applications are well suited for a robot to provide the best return.
Siemens is offering a new service for the calibration of measuring devices in process instrumentation in order to increase the reliability, availability and lifespan of field devices.
As the plant floor becomes more connected, so do abnormal situations—which can originate from anywhere in the enterprise. To help operators navigate this new universe of anomalies, suppliers are turning to artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies that enable proactive situational awareness vs. reactive alarm management.
The software vendor and system integrator team up in an effort to help life sciences companies on their journey toward compliance with the Drug Supply Chain Security Act.
Lenze’s new i500 inverter series is the latest example of the trend toward readying automation products for Industrial Internet of Things and Industry 4.0 initiatives.
The latest draft guidance invites drug makers to work with the agency’s new Emerging Technology Team to implement modern technologies that will improve processes and increase quality by design.
The more understanding an operator has about his impact on the process and, ultimately, the performance of the line, shift, and plant, the more likely the operator is to make better decisions.
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