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Jul
31
2020
Shin Kai — Acquisition or Partnership

Mitsubishi Chemical to Acquire European Carbon Fiber Recycling Companies

​​​​​​​Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) recently decided to acquire two German carbon fiber recycling companies, CFK Valley Stade Recycling GmbH & Co. KG (CFK) and carboNXT GmbH (carboNXT), through its subsidiary Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials AG
Jul
31
2020
Bob Gill — Industry Trends

Cloud Platform Players Gear Up for Industrial 5G

The partnerships between leading cloud providers and telecom companies, including one announced earlier this week involving Google and Spain’s Telefónica, to deploy multi-access edge computing (MEC) infrastructure at the

Jul
24
2020
Sharada Prahladrao — Industry Trends

Asset Performance Management for Construction

Mindtree’s digital transformation initiative covers all the critical functions of an organization.  Latest technologies, such as asset performance management for construction, advanced analytics, artificial intelligence, and geospatial technologies are used to monitor the entire supply chain and construction quality.
Jul
21
2020
Sharada Prahladrao — Company and Product News

Applications and Use Cases of Artificial Intelligence

At this year’s virtual ARC European Industry Forum, Prabhu Venkatramanan, Head Digital Technology and Solutions, Larsen & Toubro, spoke about applications and use cases of artificial intelligence (AI).
Jul
01
2020
Constanze Schmitz — Company and Product News

Rockwell Extends Industrial Computing Portfolio

Rockwell extends its industrial computing portfolio with the recently acquired VersaView 6300 family of industrial PCs, monitors and thin client solutions providing improved configurability and asset utilization, enabling a faster time to market, lower cost of ownership and reduced security risk.
Jul
02
2020
Larry O'Brien and Harry Forbes — Company and Product News

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Commences Operations

In accordance with the agreement signed on December 17, 2018, Hitachi Ltd. and ABB Ltd announced the completion of all required procedures as planned, and the formation of Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd.
Jul
01
2020
Eric Cosman — Technology Trends

Evolving Standards from Documents to Tools

Is it possible to make standards more approachable for the common user? While a traditional standard document may be a useful reference source, we must find ways to turn it into a more active tool for use by those trying to apply the content.
Jun
26
2020
Larry O'Brien — Industry Trends

ARC Industrial Cybersecurity Survey 2020

This ARC industrial cybersecurity survey is designed to gain insight into your perceptions and needs around cybersecurity of Operational Technology (OT) / Industrial Control Systems (ICS). The topic "Industrial Cyber Security" is becoming more and more important as industrial production facilities are increasingly becoming targets of cyber-attacks.
Jun
12
2020
Florian Güldner — Industry Trends

There is no Corona Dip!

Yes, of course there is a Corona dip.  At ARC, we see that Q3 and Q4 will be the quarters hit the most, and we have published a series of reports for clients on Corona already.
May
27
2020
Rick Rys — Industry Trends

Will COVID-19 change the future of the electric grid?

The lockdowns around the world helped slow the spread of COVID-19, but the reduction in personal transportation and the industrial shutdowns resulted in a temporary reduction of fossil energy with corresponding reductions in air pollution and carbon emissions. Will this change the future of the electric grid?
Jul
28
2020
Larry O'Brien — Company and Product News

PAS Releases Modular OT Cybersecurity Solution

PAS Global LLC announced Cyber Integrity now includes in-product expansion with Modular OT Cybersecurity Solution to support industrial organizations as they mature their operational technology (OT) cybersecurity capabilities.
Jul
17
2020
Larry O'Brien — ARC Report Abstract

Digital Transformation Podcast on Cybersecurity Standards

In this non-technical ARC podcast, Larry O'Brien, Vice President at ARC and Eric Cosman, President of ISA and co-chair of the ISA 99 committee, discuss that the IEC/ISA 62443 cybersecurity series of standards was designed to be easily understood and thus readily applied by end users across multiple industrial and infrastructure sectors. 
Jun
26
2020
Larry O'Brien — Industry Trends

ARC Industrial Cybersecurity Survey 2020

This ARC industrial cybersecurity survey is designed to gain insight into your perceptions and needs around cybersecurity of Operational Technology (OT) / Industrial Control Systems (ICS). The topic "Industrial Cyber Security" is becoming more and more important as industrial production facilities are increasingly becoming targets of cyber-attacks.
Jul
30
2020
Larry O'Brien — Technology Trends

New ARC Smart City Platform Study: COVID-19 Provides Impetus for Growth Through 2024

Despite the negative impact of COVID-19 on tax revenue and depressed market conditions in 2020, many cities and governments are finding that smart city platforms are the key to mounting a more effective response to COVID019 and to developing a more resilient infrastructure moving forward.  The latest edition of the ARC study forecasts the market for smart city platforms through 2024 and analyzes key growth drivers and headwinds for the marketplace.  
Jul
20
2020
Eddie Fidler — Industry Trends

Autonomous Vehicles at ARC's Industry & City Forum Part II

Connected & autonomous vehicles, shared mobility concepts, and the shift to electric vehicles (together referred to as CASE) was a primary track at ARC’s 24th annual Industry & City Forum, we hosted a “Future of Mobility” session where four leaders in the mobility space joined us to share their perspectives and experiences around the CASE transition. In this article, we will take a look at the presentation from Professor Harish Chintakunta of the Advanced Mobility Institute at Florida Polytechnic Institute. 
Jul
02
2020
Larry O'Brien — Industry Trends

Governments Increase Smart City Investments to Combat COVID-19, Reignite Growth

Technology is increasingly being deployed at all levels of government around the world to combat COVID-19.  While ARC sees significant headwinds affecting smart city markets over the next couple of years due to decreased tax revenue, reduced workforce, and more, many cities, states, and countries are forging ahead with large increases in technology investment both to combat COVID-19 and reignite economic growth in beleaguered cities.  While ARC expects many smart cities-related markets to decline in 2020, this increased investment in technology will provide an impetus for growth and quick recovery.  Here are some examples of what’s happening around the world right now.  
Jul
02
2020
Larry O'Brien and Harry Forbes — Company and Product News

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Commences Operations

In accordance with the agreement signed on December 17, 2018, Hitachi Ltd. and ABB Ltd announced the completion of all required procedures as planned, and the formation of Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd.

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