Rapid advances in technology are now awaiting adoption by industry. But creating technology merely for technology’s sake serves the few rather than the many. Focusing instead on addressing use-cases has proven effective, but something more is needed for adoption to occur. And that is: ease-of-use.
Come visit ACHEMA 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany, on August 22-26 and see the latest developments in the process industry. The PI joint stand at ACHEMA 2022 will impress with a larger stand area in Hall 11.0 Stand C13.
New products to announce this month include: Remote I/O with PROFINET for Zone 1 installations from R. STAHL; motor controller MPUs with PROFINET IRT and TSN from Renesas; compact motors from Moog Animatics with PROFINET; and INTRANAV has extended their offerings with chirp technology in the omlox community.
New IO-Link products to announce this month include: combined humidity and temperature sensors from Turck; pressure, level, and temperature sensors from Euroswitch; rotary encoders from POSITAL; thermal flowmeters from E+E Elektronik; and optoelectronic sensors from Balluff.
How does WLAN or Bluetooth work in automation technology for fieldbus transmission? Can we use algorithms to make it even more robust? Learn about a foil cutting machine with 40 PROFINET wireless links.
The SmartFactoryOWL offers companies and research institutes the possibility to co-create technologies for future factories while providing a real lab for fulfilling the promise of Industry 4.0. To this end, a real-time locating system (RTLS) based on omlox has been installed.
There will be seven new cities added to the Fall 2022 PROFINET One-Day Training Classes. Check out the dates, cities, and venues and register for a class near you.
Successful in-person workshops have been performed in Denmark and the USA. In Denmark the workshops revolved around IO-Link, and in the USA the workshops covered PROFINET. Learn More...