Peter Eelman, vice president of exhibitions and communications for AMT, discusses the importance of Hannover Messe to his organization and U.S. manufacturers as a whole, and looks back on his 30-year association with Hannover...
When multiple parts being machined at one operation at the same time is required for production rates, that rate needs to be maintained throughout the series of operations that produces a complete part.
Experts say that the digital universe will double in size every two years and that by 2020 will reach 44 zettabytes, or 44 trillion gigabytes, containing nearly as many digital bits as there are stars in the universe.
Part 3: This series explains the automation pyramid: A framework for process intelligence and improvement. The third level examines information systems and how they are the first step towards a fully connected enterprise.