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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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New Network Guidance

19 April 2018

Securely Deploy Cloud and Mobile Technologies with New Network Guidance

FactoryTalk Network Manager

26 March 2018

FactoryTalk Network Manager Software Simplifies Network Operations and Maintenance.

Automation University

23 March 2018

Rockwell Automation Brings its Signature Event to the Middle East – Automation University to be Held in Abu Dhabi, UAE

ThinManager Software Improves Productivity

19 March 2018

Updated thin client software from Rockwell Automation gives workers better access to production information with improved visualization and mobility.

Design Software Update Optimizes Productivity

12 March 2018

Studio 5000 software release helps engineers optimize productivity and reduce commissioning time when designing automation systems.

World’s Most Ethical Company

20 February 2018

Rockwell Automation Named a 2018 World’s Most Ethical Company for the Tenth Year.

Internal Bypass Expands Smart Motor Functionality

19 February 2018

Industrial automation customers can now increase the functionality and efficiency of their smart motors with the SMC-50 with Internal Bypass.

Scalable Computing

25 January 2018

Scalable Computing Delivers Industrial IoT Data to Where Decisions are Made

New Modern HMI Solution for Smaller Applications

22 January 2018

PanelView 5310 graphic terminals provide right-sized HMI solution for machine and equipment builders

Smart Machines Provide OEM Performance Monitoring

18 January 2018

The IIoT has created reams of new data, but its usefulness is limited by who is available for analysis. OEMs now support in-house teams with remote monitoring of production intelligence.

Software-Powered Connected Services

16 November 2017

Expanding services from Rockwell Automation help build and draw benefits from connected operations

Project Sherlock - New AI Module

15 November 2017

New AI Module From Rockwell Automation Models, Monitors and Optimizes Industrial Operations

New IaaS Bundle Eases Industrial Networking

14 November 2017

A secure and robust network infrastructure is essential to improving competitiveness in a Connected Enterprise.

PlantPAx DCS Roadmap

14 November 2017

Rockwell Automation enhances modern DCS to help companies capture more value from digital transformation

Analytics IIoT Platform Brings Value to Production

13 November 2017

Rockwell Automation has a stated goal of enabling advanced analytics for manufacturing. Project Scio is the next step along that continuum.

Multi-Well Pad Oil and Gas Solution Cuts Costs

13 November 2017

The Well Manager solution provides oil and gas companies a single solution for all control functionality on a well pad, improving data visibility and reducing costs.

International Petroleum Exhibition ADIPEC

17 October 2017

Rockwell Automation to Showcase its Digital Oilfield and ConnectedProductionTM Solutions for Increased Profitability in the Oil & Gas Sector at ADIPEC 2017

Safe Torque Off Option Simplifies Machine Design

19 September 2017

Rockwell Automation has introduced the networked safe torque off option module, allowing safety and nonsafety functions to share the same EtherNet/IP network.

Expanded Power Range for PowerFlex 6000 MV Drives

6 September 2017

Users in heavy industries have a new motor control option for compressors, pumps and fans. Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 medium-voltage AC drives from Rockwell Automation offer expanded, user-friendly control for variable and constant torque applications.

Machinery Safebook 5: Guide To Functional Safety

6 September 2017

Rockwell Automation has released the latest version of its popular ‘Machinery Safebook’ publication, a guide to safety-related control systems for machinery.

Delphi Award Received For Asset Management

4 September 2017

Rockwell Automation received the Delphi Pinnacle Award in recognition of its cost-saving services for Delphi in 2016.

Announcing New Partnership With Foxconn

14 August 2017

Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., also known as Foxconn, and Rockwell Automation announced today that they are collaborating to implement Connected Enterprise and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) concepts for smart manufacturing in Foxconn's new U.S. facilities.

Industrial Network Switch Addresses Evolving Needs

10 August 2017

The Allen-Bradley Stratix 2500 lightly managed switch from Rockwell Automation provides the security, resiliency, segmentation and bandwidth-optimisation benefits of a managed switch.

Instant Industrial Device Analytics

1 August 2017

Rockwell Automation Delivers New Tools for Instant Device Analytics and Plant-Floor Collaboration

Rockwell Automation Reports Third Quarter Results

28 July 2017

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today reported fiscal 2017 third quarter sales of $1,599.2 million, up 8.5 percent from $1,474.0 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2016.

Scalable MES Applications are Fit for Purpose

25 July 2017

Rockwell Automation Continues to Expand MES Applications to Increase Flexibility, Ease Entry to Smart Manufacturing

Call For Safety Excellence Award Nominations

18 July 2017

For the fifth year, Rockwell Automation is accepting nominations for its Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards.

New Cable-Pull Switch Enhances Industrial Safety

17 July 2017

The Allen-Bradley Guardmaster Lifeline 5 cable-pull switch from Rockwell Automation is the first solid-state.

New Light Curtains Improve Flexibility and Safety

13 July 2017

Industrial automation customers can now protect their workers and reduce inventory costs with the new light curtain system from Rockwell Automation.

BHP Billiton Supplied With An Historian Solution

28 March 2016

Rockwell Automation and OSIsoft have reached an agreement with BHP Billiton for the installation of an enterprise historian.