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LLM Agents Plan Autonomous Production

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Autonomous cycle time estimation, process chaining, resource allocation, and integrated planning are made possible through large language model agents.

Defining the Future of Supply Chain

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Moving from CapEx to OpEx helps companies with limited access to capital access equipment without a large upfront investment. Handy guide to MODEX 2024 kicking off this week in Atlanta.

Discovering a Love for Industrial Controls

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A deep pride in knowing the machines that we’ve programmed make something that people buy and enjoy from basketballs, fine art, ice cream, airplanes, and everything in between.

Leverage Software for Frontline Collaboration

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Connected worker technology has been proven to help companies meet frontline workforce challenges. Electron Beam Welding breakthrough uses a traveling vacuum seal to create EB welding conditions.

Automation Provides Life and Energy

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Retail innovation from BOPIS, in-store, to warehouse starts and ends with automation. Automotive still accounts for half of new robot sales. AI capabilities are driving M&A activities.

Robot Picking Shining Discs and Water Balloons

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Robotic grippers are getting more tactile. AI-enabled at every place in the industrial technology stack: data modeling, in-orbit factories, machines for chips, quoting to delivery.

A Great Manufacturing Transformation

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Standing on the shoulders of giants, industrial operations have moved from a pure focus on cost reduction to a more extensive scope around profitability, sustainability, and collaboration.

Manufacturing is Cool Again

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Launching products with videos of the manufacturing process is in vogue. Apple Vision Pro and Cadillac CELESTIQ get a look inside the factory.

Go and See Industrial Automation for Yourself

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Genchi Genbutsu, go and see for yourself, cultivates the ability to stop if there is a problem. Industrial automation has proliferated in the field, yard, warehouse, and the factory in 2023.

Cutting Blanks and Air Bent Steel

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‘Dont save me any money, I can’t afford it.’ Tesla Cybertruck manufacturing highlights the importance of supplier collaboration and picking the best. Steel comes back into focus.

Factory View of Creative Robot Tool Use

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Generative AI facilitates more efficient factory design, new ways for robots to use tools, and automated materials discovery. Companies look to the moon to deploy remote plant control systems.

Determine Viability Through New Product Introduction

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Now celebrating new products weekly! Custom machines, new robots, manufacturing copilots, will be highlighted in the ‘New Product Introduction’ section. Closing the machine-to-cloud and IT OT gap.