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CNC machine tools networking solution for intelligent production management

Introduction: Development in the related technologies of Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine tools resulted in the increasingly vicious competition among machinery suppliers. To give competitive edge to their competitors and earn profits higher than the industry average, product differentiation is the best way. Nevertheless, conventional CNC machine tools mostly use…

A brief guide on the types of automation

Automation is the trend today, everywhere universally. It is the changing the work efficacy to a great extent and also referred to as automatic control. It is being used in factories, automobile, paper, packaging industry, etc. There are even some processes in which they are completely automated and did you…

Meet Surface Finishing Clients of South China in SF EXPO

Jointly organized by China Electroplating Association, China Surface Engineering Association Painting of Branch, Guangdong Surface Engineering Association, Guangdong Coating Industry Association and Wise Exhibition, SF EXPO is one of the worldwide most professional and influential surface finishing exhibition. It is scheduled to 17-19 May 2017 in Guangzhou Poly World Trade…

Cost-Saving Benefits of Machine-to-Machine Technology in Industrial Automation

With the trend towards comprehensive automation in full swing, we’re seeing an increasing number of organizations relying on machine-to-machine technology. In an industrial setting, this provides the opportunity not only for greater efficiency, but also for greater savings. As M2M technology becomes smarter, savvier, and more reliable, it enables businesses…

Cost-effective PC-based robot monitoring and preventive maintenance solution for a high-tech manufacturing

Introduction Manufacturers commenced to implement robotic applications for developing products in order to meet the growing requirements of users, enhance productivity and efficiency of a product. These applications have attained a high value preference in the field of industrial mechanics as they contribute for achieving quality with robust functionality. As…

Cost-effective, customized WISE wireless solution to establish production line monitoring systems

Introduction: To slowly change their passive factory into an Intelligent Factory, a renowned panel manufacturer which supplies different sizes of thin-film-transistor liquid-crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels and touch panels was keenly improving their factory’s production and management. By modifying its Nanjing factory in China it would pose as a demonstration site…

Recent Advances in Wireless Sensor Technology

Wireless Sensors are transmitter equipped measurement tools used to measure the conditions like temperature, pressure, sound, pH, flow etc. These sensors receive signals from the process control instruments and converts into radio transmission via transmitters. The radio signals are transmitted to a receiver that reads the signal and converts into…

Fiber Optics - Demand, Market Share and Market Leaders

Fiber Optics Fiber Optics is a technology that deals with the transmission of information from one place to another through optical fibers where light acts as a carrier. This technique uses glass or plastic threads that are equally thin as a human hair to transfer data. Though this technology shares…

The Future of Home Automation: Totally Smart

Smart Thermostat With Adjustable Temperature Setting Source: http://www.yarbroughandsons.com/ There are no machines evolved that bring back our journey of past, though one can't relive in the time had already been into but the outbreak of automation technology in various fields is simplifying the life’s of people, saving their time and…

What can cloud in industrial automation achieve?

Embedded devices are becoming increasingly interconnected to enterprises and have become the most least expensive methods to implement. Cloud architecture in automation can be a trend to stay for long, says leading experts. So what does it mean in the context of industrial automation? Embedded systems are increasingly being connected…