Automation demo helps manufacturers see clearer

One year on from the product’s launch, Beckhoff UK is offering automation engineers and managers a free demo of its TwinCAT Vision software. The add-on software, which builds on Beckhoff’s TwinCAT 3 open automation platform, allows configuration and programming of…

Smart monitoring and IIoT technologies improve onshore wind turbine up-time

Operators of onshore wind turbines are always looking to maximise power output and profitability. Therefore, any tool that can reduce turbine maintenance requirements and improve reliability is incredibly useful. To deliver these benefits, Altra Renewables has employed Industrial Internet of…

Crosser enables IFS customers to create value from their IoT data

Crosser, a low-code platform for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), has announced a new partnership with IFS, the global cloud enterprise applications company. The combined solution will empower joint customers to turn machine data into actionable insights. The raw asset…

The fourth industrial revolution – changes and challenges

Between 1760 and 1840, the first industrial revolution moved from hand production to using steam and waterpower.   From around 1871 -1914, the second industrial revolution came about due to the prolific building of railroads and factory electrification. It was…

Embedded machine learning for industrial applications

Over the last few years, there have been countless predictions of how our lives are about to be transformed by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). All this comes at a cost, with the worldwide market forecast to grow…

Modular IoT development platform reduces time-to-market

Renesas Electronics has introduced an innovative new IoT system design platform that significantly eases the prototyping of IoT systems. The Renesas Quick-Connect IoT system consists of standardised boards and interfaces, enabling designers to quickly and easily connect a wide range…

FED4SAE and Digital Catapult helps IoT Solutions Group to obtain financing for growth

Harnessing IoT technology to provide insight that transforms service effectiveness and efficiency IoT Solutions Group, a FED4SAE participant, has developed a range of solutions that helps clients make smart decisions and improve the efficiency of their operations. One of its…

IoT solutions for AI can now be created up to 30% faster

Designed to be the solution for an AI compute device right at the Edge, Sondrel’s new SFA 100 IP reference platform makes creating high performance, battery-powered IoT devices easy and fast. The design has an onboard Arm CPU to locally process…

IoT Continuum to accelerate digital transformation of industrial markets

Orange, Sierra Wireless, LACROIX, and STMicroelectronics have announced the creation of the IoT Continuum which is a partnership that aims to simplify and accelerate the mass deployment of IoT in Europe and beyond. By bringing together for the first time…

Protecting environments and improving waste management efficiency through IoT

The challenge BCP Council (Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole) are a unitary authorityresponsible for the upkeep of central services serving around 395,000 residents and 6.8million additional tourists every year. Fun fact: every year, 750,000 ice-creams are sold on Bournemouth seafront! In…