IIoT, Industrie 4.0
With industrial digital transformation as the theme, the 2021 Hannover Messe Digital Edition kicked off a week of more than 1,500 program activities with more than 500 speakers, April 12-16, covering trends in industry, energy and logistics with experts from business, science and industry. See the 2021 Hermes Award winner.
Case study: Used equipment had functional controllers, typically legacy programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and others had defunct PLCs or no automation at all. Edge controllers and input/output (I/O) devices helped integrate the equipment into a cohesive system, which led us to make an edge controller the central focus.
In a remote, yet connected world, this is how to keep pace with the changing face of automation in manufacturing
Edge solutions deliver data insights that increase uptime
Cloud manufacturing software can help streamline disparate systems and help improve communication and productivity for manufacturers.