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For the latest global and regional news from Rockwell Automation, please view the following press releases. For announcements related to the company’s earnings, visit our investor relations page.

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Rockwell Automation Levels Up Industrial Computing

23 June 2020

Following the acquisition of ASEM, Rockwell Automation shares the plans for exciting new products and new capacity for R&D in Europe.

FactoryTalk gains strategic enhancements

15 June 2020

FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, strategic enhancements center around improved OT/IT integration, enabling customers to simplify, automate, and accelerate OT/IT convergence.

Online Transformative Smart Manufacturing Event

10 June 2020

VirtualConnect offers real-time access to technical specialists and interactive video presentations to enhance manufacturing productivity.

Factory Insights boosts digital transformation

8 June 2020

Factory Insights as a Service – powered by technology from PTC, Rockwell Automation, and Microsoft – supports industry’s most common high-value digital transformation use cases.

Simplify Smart Machines with New I/O Modules

8 June 2020

With the new Allen-Bradley ArmorBlock I/O modules, manufacturers can now realize the design and productivity benefits of On-Machine I/O modules on smart machines used in harsh applications.

2019 Corporate Responsibility Report Issued

29 May 2020

Annual report builds on organization’s long recognized corporate initiatives, and emphasizes evolving approach.

Assessment Hub app asks all the risky questions

27 May 2020

App help operations managers, plant floor managers and IT/OT professionals gauge levels of operational risk within their connected infrastructures.

International Virtual Event

13 May 2020

Online conference and expo with state-of-the-art features successfully offers real-time access to technical specialists and interactive video presentations to manufacturing professionals.

Rockwell Automation Has Acquired ASEM, S.p.A

4 May 2020

Rockwell Automation today announces that it has completed the acquisition of ASEM, S.p.A., a leading provider of digital automation technologies based in Italy.

New Manufacturing Executives Program Launched

27 April 2020

Rockwell Automation launched its Management Perspectives Program to bring together managers and executives, for learning and knowledge-sharing both in person and virtually.

Online Transformative Smart Manufacturing Event

21 April 2020

VirtualConnect offers real-time access to technical specialists and interactive video presentations to enhance manufacturing productivity.

Ethics award added to trophy cabinet for 12th time

4 March 2020

We have once again been recognized by Ethisphere – for the 12th time – as one of the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies.

Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant

26 February 2020

Rockwell Automation, Inc. has announced its recognition as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for the second consecutive year.

New Industrial Security Certifications Received

26 February 2020

Rockwell Automation continues to align its business with global security standards to help customers protect their information, people and reputations.

New release of FactoryTalk Batch software

26 February 2020

Industrial producers with batch applications can now create more flexible, reliable and productive operations with the latest release of FactoryTalk Batch software from Rockwell Automation.

Rockwell Automation acquires Avnet Data Security

26 February 2020

Acquisition will enhance Rockwell Automation’s ability to deliver IT/OT cybersecurity services globally.

Rockwell Automation Acquires ASEM

19 February 2020

Italian firm’s automation solutions provide smart technology, enhanced productivity, and a more secure environment.

Rockwell Automation acquires Avnet Data Security

13 January 2020

Acquisition will enhance Rockwell Automation’s ability to deliver IT/OT cybersecurity services globally.

New Servo System Saves Costs, Simplifies Sizing

28 November 2019

Allen-Bradley Kinetix 5100 servo drive can run without a controller to meet a range of performance needs.

Simplify Digital Initiatives With Proven Partners

27 November 2019

Rockwell Automation is joining forces with Accenture, Microsoft, PTC, ANSYS and EPLAN to help streamline industrial IoT initiatives and enhance their quality.

Celebrating First Year of Partnership with PTC

21 November 2019

Strategic collaboration’s inaugural year yields rapid customer growth, comprehensive OT/IT integration, and broad industry recognition for joint InnovationSuite™ Solution.

Rockwell Automation and Accenture Combine Forces

20 November 2019

Rockwell Automation and Accenture Industry X.0 Combine Forces to Create Digital Solutions for Industrial Clients.

Rockwell Automation Acquires MESTECH Services

29 October 2019

Transaction expands Rockwell’s consulting and systems integration scale in fast growing industrial transformation market.

Rockwell Automation TechEd EMEA Begins

22 October 2019

Hands-on IIoT training increases competencies in augmented reality, artificial intelligence, analytics and information.

Hygienic Products Protect Food, Pharma Quality

15 October 2019

The first NSF-certified HMI terminal and new hygienic servo motors can help food and pharma makers minimize contamination risks.

Closing of Sensia Joint Venture

7 October 2019

Sensia, the oil and gas industry’s first digitally enabled, integrated automation solutions provider, will drive efficiency, optimize performance and reduce risk.

Make Short Production Runs More Efficient

14 August 2019

The updated MagneMover LITE transport system now supports heavier payloads and larger scale applications to bring greater efficiency and flexibility to your operations.

Lonza is bringing the digital factory to life

23 July 2019

Lonza to use PharmaSuite MES software, along with FactoryTalk InnovationSuite to accelerate paperless, 24/7 production of cutting-edge capsules

New Safety I/O Modules Simplify Machine Safety

22 July 2019

New safety I/O modules give machine designers more options for adding safety to machines. They can also help designers create smarter and more productive machines.

Corteva Agriscience Wins Manufacturing Safety Excellence Award

9 January 2019

Corteva Agriscience™, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, has won a 2018 Manufacturing Safety Excellence Award for its best-in-class approach to industrial safety.