Tag: flexibility

Spotlight: Industry 4.0 and SmartBridge – Interview with Dr.-Ing. Peter Adolphs

Industry 4.0 is a heavily discussed topic in automation. How will industrial sensors be affected by the trend? Which chances does the future hold? Dr. Peter Adolphs, CEO Development & Marketing at Pepperl+Fuchs, gives an insight on how Pepperl+Fuchs approaches...

/ 7. April 2015

Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 is a project in the high-tech strategy of the German government, which promotes the computerization of the manufacturing industry. The goal is the intelligent factory (Smart Factory), which is characterized by adaptability, resource efficiency and ergonomics as well...

/ 7. April 2015

Industrie 4.0 – answers to the questions of the future

With Industry 4.0, highly networked system structures will emerge, involving a variety of people, IT systems, automation components and machines. If all communication is decentralised, the demand for secure communication rises simultaneously. This includes the safety aspects (machinery safety) and...

/ 7. April 2015

Industry 4.0 key elements by IBM

Matthias Dieter points out his key elements of Industrie 4.0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c45jr9lMQkc Read More

/ 7. April 2015

The time to invest is now… in Industry 4.0

While at Siemens Canada’s “Tough is Coming to Town” March 2015 debut of solutions for industrial applications—the Digital Factory—EBMag learned of the so-called fourth Industrial Revolution a.k.a. Industry 4.0. Interestingly, we learned how Industry 4.0, Siemens and—of all things—the Mars...

/ 7. April 2015

Industry 4.0 – future scenario production work

In the future, one of the main tasks for companies and employees will be continuous training. The new technological possibilities demand a different consciousness and a new flexibility from all employees. This regards hours of work, the tasks of respective...

/ 7. April 2015

Industry 4.0 LIVE at AUTOMATICA 2014

Humans and robots are getting closer to each other. Guided by humans robots can also complete tasks autonomously. Machines, which work independently, communicate with one another and organize themselves are also the future of production: the so-called industry 4.0. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uA5taR_X_A...

/ 30. March 2015

On a row of examples from the animal world, MHP refers to the change of production. Highly connected Networks will enable a perfect organization. The high product variety and flexibility based on a module will allow individualization. Logistic will just...

/ 29. March 2015

Industry 4.0 — from vision to implementation

The technology development of the last years was driven by the improvement of intelligence build in customer devices. Industry 4.0 use this devices to make not only the final product smart, furthermore it develops a smart production.  But it has to...

/ 29. March 2015