Software and communications
Programs (software) used with computer systems involved in the creation and manufacture of products; and hardware and software involved in the storage and transfer of information during design and production processes. Includes design and manufacturing software, process control, computer hardware, wireless devices and data acquisition and analysis.
Product & Service Resources
Man and Machine | Wed, 1 Jul 2015
This article from Man and Machine discusses the emergence of advanced 3D workflows, unified databases, accurate estimates and moving directly into fabrication.
West Control Solutions | Wed, 1 Jul 2015
West Control Solutions has launched the MAXVU temperature controller. The company says that the easy-to-use, compact controller offers users super-fast setup that can be achieved in less than 60 seconds. MAXVU is a suitable choice for straightforward applications where only the fundamental control elements are required.
CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) | Wed, 1 Jul 2015
The CC-Link Partner Association, which exists for the purpose of promoting the widespread usage of the Ethernet-based industrial open network CC-Link IE, has announced that Cisco will join the CLPA as a board member.
Mouser Electronics | Wed, 1 Jul 2015
Mouser Electronics has entered into a global distribution agreement and partnership with DAVE Embedded Systems, a supplier focused on the design, manufacture and sales of miniaturised systems on modules (SOMs) and other hardware and software embedded solutions for Linux, Windows and Android platforms.
Werma UK | Wed, 1 Jul 2015
WERMA is offering a simple wireless monitoring system for machines, equipment and manual workstations that is quite different from traditional complex monitoring systems. Freedom from complexity has become the catchphrase associated with the system, which is called WIN (Wireless Information Network).
EPLAN | Tue, 30 Jun 2015
EPLAN Electric P8, a CAE software package, puts integration and automation at the heart of everything it does. It provides end users with the core functions of an electrical design package and additional tools that can be adapted for industry-specific processes, from fluid and pneumatic engineering to enclosure design.
Planview | Tue, 30 Jun 2015
Wikipedia defines the Internet of Things (IoT) as the network of physical objects or ‘things’ with embedded electronics, software, sensors and connectivity to enable it to achieve greater value and service by exchanging data with the manufacturer, operator and/or other connected devices. According to Planview, the IoT is changing everything we thought we knew about product development and IT.
Man and Machine | Tue, 30 Jun 2015
As this article from Man and Machine explains, there are few experiences that test the mettle of corporate leadership like implementing radical change within a large organisation. While business transformations are nothing new to industry, the kind of transformation we are seeing from building information modelling (BIM) today presents a new and unique set of challenges for the infrastructure industry, owing in large part to the technical complexity, scheduling and financing of today’s ...
Delcam | Mon, 29 Jun 2015
Delcam has announced that the 2015 ArtCAM User Group will be held at Inn at Opryland in Nashville from 1–3 October. The format has changed this year to include foundation training prior to ArtCAM user group workshops, table-top exhibits, technical round robins and a development round table.
GE Measurement & Control | Fri, 26 Jun 2015
Calibration and the maintenance of process site instrumentation is vital for a number of reasons, such as to ensure that production output is achieved within set quality parameters and to meet regulatory requirements. This guide discusses collecting the data, calibration software, the types of software, and also provides information on GE Measurement & Control’s software management solution.
Dassault Systèmes DELMIA Apriso video article
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, serves 190,000 customers across 140 countries, providing virtual universes for sustainable innovation. Dassault Systèmes’ DELMIA brand offers products that connect the virtual and real worlds of manufacturing. As part of DELMIA, the Apriso product ...
DSP Robotics video article
Matlock , UK
DSP Robotics are the manufacturers of the ‘Flowstone’ computer programming language for engineering and education.