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Machine Performance Analytics Bring OEM Expertise Into Producer’s Digital Environment

23 January 2017

Machine Performance Analytics Bring OEM Expertise Into Producer’s Digital Environment
TThe Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has increased the availability of information throughout the enterprise by orchestrating data from multiple sources and applying machine-learning applications. But the power of new IIoT tools to improve machine performance is limited when those with access to information are not experts on the machine, leaving powerful machine information untapped.

New Scalable Analytics Platform for Industrial IoT Applications

22 January 2018

New Scalable Analytics Platform for Industrial IoT Applications
Rockwell Automation has a stated goal of enabling advanced analytics for manufacturing. Project Scio is the next step along that continuum. To make decisions when and where they matter most, a Project Scio platform reduces hurdles to unleashing information.

Rockwell Automation

18 January 2018

Rockwell Automation Invests in Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Industrial Automation
Rockwell Automation recently announced its investment in The Hive, a Silicon Valley innovation fund and co-creation studio, to gain access to an ecosystem of innovators and technology startups with a focus on applications of artificial intelligence (AI) to industrial automation.

Rockwell

16 January 2018

Rockwell Automation drive system selected for Sumitomo Rubber’s rubber mixers
Rockwell Automation has broken new ground in South Africa’s rubber industry, with the supply of the company’s flagship medium voltage variable speed drives, the PowerFlex 7000, to Sumitomo Rubber South Africa’s rubber mixing lines at its Ladysmith plant.