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Collaborative robot family launched (10/12/2018)
Article image Omron has introduced the TM series collaborative robot family to realise a manufacturing environment where humans and machines work in harmony.
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Compact level transmitter with intelligent processing (10/12/2018)
Article image Siemens has introduced Sitrans Probe LU240, its newest ultrasonic level measurement HART transmitter, which provides level, volume, and ?ow measurements.
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Optimum lighting for machine vision solutions (05/12/2018)
Article image B&R has introduced a lighting solution for its machine vision solution. Incorporating flexible light bars and backlights, it has been developed to help ensure optimum results even in difficult lighting situations. Lighting control is synchronised with the automation system in the sub-µs range.
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Software framework enhances edge-to-cloud connectivity 25/11/2018
Eurotech has introduced the 6.0 release of the Everyware Software Framework (ESF), which is designed to enhance its IoT Edge Framework’s edge and cloud connectivity capability. Full Story...

Unlocking data from orphaned and legacy equipment 25/11/2018
Red Lion Controls has released the DA10D and DA30D Protocol Conversion and Data Acquisition devices. Full Story...

CFC graphical programming language enables tasks to be implemented conveniently 25/11/2018
Traditionally Bachmann controllers have been partly programmed via the Codesys-based M-PLC user interface. The company is now in the process of replacing this programming interface with the PLC Developer which has been created to support the system programmer in all phases of software development. Full Story...

eWON Flexy gateway becomes OPC UA ready 25/11/2018
The latest version of firmware for the eWON Flexy modular industrial M2M router and data gateway adds OPC UA Server and Client functionality to the whole family of Flexy gateways. Full Story...

Extended actuator range offers improved control valve automation 23/11/2018
Rotork has extended its CMA range of compact modulating actuators with new sizes specifically designed for reliable automation of larger linear control valves. Full Story...

Rugged mobile data acquisition solution 19/11/2018
HBM has launched its next generation data acquisition system which is designed for use in harsh environments. The Somat eDAQXR has a significantly smaller footprint than its eDAQ predecessor. Full Story...

Yokogawa adds to control and safety system family 19/11/2018
Yokogawa Electric Corporation has developed a software platform that enables software packages to run on general-purpose computers in a redundant configuration, and has added this to its OpreX Control and Safety System family. Full Story...

Plug&Play IoT kit for machine monitoring 19/11/2018
Bosch and HARTING have joined forces to create a Plug&Play IoT kit for industrial applications with IP54 protection. Full Story...

Waterproof panel PC 12/11/2018
The new INOX-F15C-ULT3 15in Panel PC from BVM is housed in a monolithic 304 stainless steel enclosure that is sealed to IP69k. Full Story...

Load cell handles analogue and digital 12/11/2018
Minebea Intec is offering a new enhancement to its PR 6201 load cell. The new Inteco offers an extended range of possibilities – from simple fill quantity control to high-precision weighing of the heaviest silos and containers. Full Story...

Gateway offers cyber security even in rugged applications 12/11/2018
The openness of today’s IIoT infrastructures poses an increased cyber security threat due to the vulnerability by the use of networks for IT/OT convergence. This has exposed exploitable opportunities for hackers. To add confidence in industrial control system (ICS), Lanner has introduced its next-generation industrial cyber security gateway. Full Story...

Secure data transfer to mobile devices 05/11/2018
The TwinCAT IoT Communicator from Beckhoff is said to simplify communication between PLCs and mobile devices by connecting the TwinCAT controller directly and securely to a messaging service through TLS encryption. Full Story...

Cartridge valve covers for pressure relief functions 05/11/2018
Moog has launched a new version of its cartridge cover series with a compact design to create simple pilot-operated pressure relief functions. Full Story...

Simplifying the creation of customised cobot solutions 05/11/2018
The UR e-Series cobots, available from RARUK Automation, are said to make it easier to create off-the-shelf customised, collaborative robot solutions. Full Story...

Secure integration of data into IoT solutions 02/11/2018
The dataFEED Secure Integration Server fromSofting Industrial is designed to enable secure and efficient integration ofdata from automation networks into IoT solutions. It is suitable for use inedge architectures as well as in cloud applications. Full Story...

Entry-level solution for motor management via Profinet 30/10/2018
Siemens has extended the Simocode pro motor management system to include a new basic unit for standard motor applications. Full Story...

Inductive proximity sensors with integrated IO-Link 23/10/2018
Carlo Gavazzi has launched two new inductive proximity sensors with integrated IO-Link which provides solutions to many common factory automation dilemmas, including standardised and reduced wiring, a broader range of available data and configurations, remote configuration, monitoring and diagnostics as well as easy replacement. Full Story...

Robotic arm lowers price barrier for simple automation 23/10/2018
Machine builders and production engineers are able to automate simple pick & place and assemble tasks without a high price tag, thanks to the robolink DCi, according to Igus. Full Story...

Remote access to weighing and inspection equipment 14/10/2018
The miRemote service tool enables remote access to Minebea Intec industrial weighing and inspection solutions via an App. This allows Minebea Intec service technicians to analyse issues or problems in real time and to provide support via a live-chat function. Full Story...

Cloud interface for smart Festo products 14/10/2018
Festo has launched a new Cloud interface for smart Festo products. The CPX-IOT Gateway offers a secure, low-cost and digital solution provides the first step for companies wanting to develop Industry 4.0 proof of concept or pilot projects with simple, programming free, on-boarding. Full Story...



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