Amara Raja and Blaze Automation form JV to make IoT devices

The JV will help customers in developing new products related to home/building automation, intelligent lighting, enterprise automation, energy management, elderly care and wearable devices. Read more...

HMS Networks’ Talk2M Easy Setup makes machine connectivity easier

Talk2M Easy Setup framework for Ewon products targets to make secure remote machine access connectivity even easier for machine builders and end users Read more...

Record number of enterprises becoming “Intelligent”: Zebra Study

Interestingly, 37% of surveyed small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) scored 75 points or more on the Index, indicating SMBs with an IoT vision are in many cases more “intelligent” than large enterprises Read more...

New-age skills AI, robotics, IoT to be promoted: Budget 2019-20

Under Stand-Up India Scheme, which has been extended till 2025, banks will provide financial assistance for businesses, including for acquisition of scavenging machines, robots Read more...

Critical Manufacturing to showcase MES capability at Hannover Messe

MES has been specifically designed to embrace the IoT, distributed intelligence and vertical integration of services required for a robust, highly efficient smart factory. Read more...

TDK named a Clarivate Analytics Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator 2018-19

This is the fifth time TDK, a leading electronics company based in Japan, has been named to the prestigious list. Read more...

USB devices pose threat to industrial facilities: Honeywell research

The study revealed that more than 25 per cent of the threats can lead to a major disruption to plant operations, and of the 50 industrial locations studied, USB devices endangered nearly half of them Read more...

HMS Industrial Networks acquires Germany’s Beck IPC

With IPC@CHIP technology, which is the core of Beck’s product offering for industrial OEMs, the company offers a compact embedded programmable platform solution in the form factor of a chip Read more...

Manufacturing 2020: A smart fusion of digital & industrial world

Industry 4.0 can be considered as a ‘Fusion of online world and the world of industrial production’. By adopting Industry 4.0, Niteen Inamdar believes that India can acheive operational excellence and become a global manufacturing powerhouse by 2020. Read more...

NITI Aayog partners ABB to make India AI-ready

Two sides will make key sectors of Indian economy ready for a digitalised future and realise the potential of AI, IoT, big data and connectivity. Read more...

India and Taiwan to boost economic ties with 'Taiwan Expo' in New Delhi

With an objective to strengthen economic and trade ties between Taiwan and India, Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), recently announced to host the first ever ‘Taiwan Expo’ at the Pragati Maidan, Hall No. 11 in New Delhi, India on May 17-19, 2018. Read more...

Factories of the future in India: Connected, smart, and collaborative

Gartner Inc forecasts that 20.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide by 2020, up by whopping 143% from 2017. Read more...

KUKA to showcase ‘industrial intelligence 4.0’ at Hannover Messe 2018

Under the motto, ‘industrial intelligence 4.0’ (in short, ‘iintelligence 4.0’), KUKA will present the automation solutions of the future at Hannover Messe from April 23 to 27, 2018. ‘Iintelligence 4.0: Beyond automation’, the new KUKA slogan reflects the evolution of Industrie 4.0 in recent years. Read more...

Alibaba A.I. Labs announces strategic collaboration with MediaTek on IoT initiatives

Alibaba A.I. Labs, which leads the development of Alibaba's consumer artificial intelligent (AI) products, and MediaTek, a global fabless semiconductor company, today announced a strategic collaboration in Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives including smart home protocols, customized IoT chips and AI smart hardware, with the aim of fostering the development of a connected world in the IoT era. Read more...

SenRa and Skysens announce partnership to bring IoT solutions to India

SenRa, a pan India Low-Power Wide-Area Networks (LPWANs) provider for long range-based (LoRa®-based) Internet of Things (IoT) applications, and Skysens, a LPWAN technology provider, announced their partnership to bring cutting-edge, low-cost, and long-range solutions to India. Read more...

Honeywell connected plant takes center stage at annual users conference

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions and its customers, who represent some of the biggest brands in the industrial space, will meet this week at The Hague for the company’s 29th annual EMEA Honeywell Users Group (HUG). A major portion of the event will focus on Honeywell Connected Plant, which is the company’s program that helps manufacturers operate their plants more safely, efficiently and reliably. Read more...

Digitisation will enable companies to better productivity and reduce Opex

In a marketplace where every company is striving to corner every inch of the market, developing innovative products is one of the best strategies to take on the competition. Helping companies gain this competitive edge is the US-headquartered PTC with its field-proven solutions that transform how companies create, operate, and service products. Read more...

Honeywell puts building controls in occupants’ hands

Building occupants long have grappled with who to call when their work area is too cold, or how to gain access to a facility when they forget their access card at home. Honeywell recently announced a new mobile software application for building occupants that addresses these common frustrations. Read more...

Mitsubishi Corporation and Hitachi form remote sensing joint venture

Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Hitachi Ltd have announced the formation of a new joint venture that will provide comprehensive remote sensing services for industrial use. The new venture, SkymatiX Inc., will develop, manufacture and market these services based on data collected by aerial vehicles such as drones and satellites and cloud-based data analysis services. Read more...