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Automation and Control Systems for the Auto and Tire Industries

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Battery makers need a long-term automation strategy now if they’re going to keep up with the unprecedented growth of the electric vehicle market.

Making Electric Vehicles in the Age of IIoT

Learn how smart manufacturing strategies can help you produce high-quality electric vehicles quickly, affordably and with minimal risk.

June 2019 Full Issue

Download the full PDF of the June 2019 print issue of The Journal From Rockwell Automation and Our PartnerNetwork.

How a Steel Producer Improved Yield by 3%

Railway track accessories company improved uptime and processes by using manufacturing intelligence software to eliminate manual data handling.

As Time Advances, So Will Your Operations

Take a look into the future to see how current control, analytics and safety technologies will reshape industries in the coming decades.

4 Key Areas to Improve Risk Management Efforts

Reduce the likelihood of hazards in automotive operations by focusing on the areas where those risks originate: safety, quality, obsolescence and security.

How Auto Company Optimizes Integrated Architecture

Learn how an OEM provides efficient, flexible equipment for users’ tire-rubber mixing processes.

How an Auto Parts Manufacturer Cut Cycle Times

Using control loop monitoring software, a major lug nut producer slashed its lengthy heat-treatment batch process cycle time by 9.3% to improve production output.

Free Ebook: Report on Electrical Systems

The new 2015 “Special Report on Electrical Systems” Ebook is now available for free download at

How Modern LOTO Procedures Increase Efficiency

Learn the five components needed for an effective lockout/tagout program, and the common traits for improving productivity in any industry.

3 Ways OEMs Help Boost Your Network Security

Using secure remote access and being proactive about protecting networks and machines can help protect critical data from cyber threats.

Why Secure Remote Access is Important

With proper security procedures and architectural systems in place, OEMs can deliver more value to end users and reduce concerns about cybersecurity hacks.

How Membranes Can Help Dry Compressed Air

Non-electric technology for drying compressed air in electrical cabinets eliminates sparking risk in hazardous environments.

Webinar: Introduction to Virtualization

Server virtualization architecture and hardware; how virtualization benefits manufacturers; and guidelines for increasing system availability.