Must-know advice for preparing your factory for the future, from synchronous modeling to cloud-based data sharing.
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Think Robots Are Too Expensive For Your Factory? Maybe Not This Year
From changes in tax incentives to advances in automation that allow for combining robot operation and sequence programming from within the PLC, 2018 is seeing many changes affecting industry adoption of robotics. Read here about some of the latest factors that you need to be aware of when examining your own business case.
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Industrial Workplace Safety
Arc Flash: What You Need to Know to Keep Yourself—and Others—Safe
The heat from Arc Flash explosions is an all-too-frequent source of injury and even death on the job. Are you taking the steps needed to keep folks in your factory safe? Read here for practical advice specific to various electrical circumstances.
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Lessons Learned as Food and Beverage Manufacturers Take on Digitalization
Food and beverage manufacturers that adopt digitalization are gaining competitive advantages, from production efficiencies to agility in responding to shifts in market demand. But studies also show some key areas where they're falling short. Read here about the types of digital initiatives taking place, research stats on adoption and practical steps all types of manufacturers should consider for a sound—and gap-free—digitalization strategy.
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Case Study Video
Computer-Aided Design at Princess Yachts International
One of the world's leading luxury motor yacht manufacturers, Princess Yachts International, describes the planning and computer-aided design processes it pursues. Between three and six yacht designs are brought to market each year, and as the first of a new design begins sea trials, the second is ready to commence fit-out. The manufacturer's synchronous modeling approach has helped it dramatically speed design to completion, serving as a source of inspiration for others.
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Video Tutorial
MinutePROFINET: Redundancy
See how PROFINET increases manufacturing productivity by maximizing up-time at the physical level through media redundancy.
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Video Spotlight
Reduce Your Time-to-Market with Integrated Engineering
Integrated engineering in the Totally Integrated Automation Portal (TIA Portal) substantially shortens development times. Time-to-market is greatly reduced thanks to coordinated work in interdisciplinary teams and the automatic generation of automation solutions instead of manual programming.
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New Firmware Adds Power and Functionality to SIMATIC S7-1500 and ET 200 Controllers
Siemens SIMATIC S7-1500 Advanced Controllers offer maximum performance for medium-sized to high-end machines and automation systems that experience high demands on performance, communication, flexibility, and technology.
SIMATIC IPC327E Box PC – the Building Block of the Digital Factory
The digital factory is the goal of ongoing industry initiatives to digitize factories, and enterprise operations. In manufacturing and production, being able to link information across all levels of the organization and all systems opens the door to unprecedented levels of efficiency.
Assuring Network Availability with the Siemens Network Planner
Organizations often go to great lengths to increase their processing capabilities, and to beef up the amount of available storage. But without a reliable network with enough bandwidth and throughput, bottlenecks are inevitable.
Industrial Security: Protecting Productivity
Arc Flash, Avoidance and Mitigation
MindSphere: The Cloud-based, Open IoT Operation System for Digital Transformation
Free PROFIdrive Implementation (Source Code)
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