ARC Europe Viewpoints

Dec
06
2018
Valentijn de Leeuw — Company and Product News

MESA contributes winning presentation to ARC’s European Industry Forum 2019

ARC Advisory Group Europe and MESA EMEA join forces in providing quality presentations and a workshop on MES/MOM at the annual ARC European Industry Forum (EIF) for several years. Uwe Kueppers, chair of MESA EMEA said: "I believe as MESA we were able of adding valuable content and contributed to an excellent event organized by ARC. We are looking forward to continue our partnership in the future”.
Dec
03
2018
Ebele Maduekwe — Company and Product News

Siemens launches Artificial Intelligence for Simatic

Artificial Intelligence (AI) was one of the buzzwords on the SPS/IPC/Drives 2018 at Nuremberg, Germany. ARC experts have been keeping an eye on this topic for some time as the topic has become a real hype over the last 12 months. Read our ARC blogs “Artificial Baby!” and “UK – Serious about AI” to get up to speed on recent developments and expect to see more insights from our side in the near future.
Nov
29
2018
David Humphrey — Industry Trends

ARC EUROPEAN INDUSTRY FORUM 2019: Driving Digital Transformation in Industry and Cities

To navigate today’s tidal wave of digital transformation and to make disruptive technologies work, manufacturers, municipalities, utilities, and all other organizations need to roll out the right mix of technologies at just the right time. This means driving and managing change in processes, people, ecosystems, and technologies while keeping safety and cybersecurity at the forefront.
Nov
29
2018
David Humphrey — Industry Trends

CC-Link Embraces the Future of Industrial Networking

With the completion of the CC-Link IE TSN specification, the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) is setting the stage for a new development wave of industrial devices running on CC-Link IE that can now take advantage of Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) technology. TSN is a set of additional standards related to standard IEEE Ethernet. Initially developed for the automotive industry, TSN quickly became popular with industrial network consortia because of its ability to support determinism.
Nov
09
2018
Fabian Wanke — Company and Product News

Mitsubishi Electric Enters the Additive Manufacturing market

At our ARC European Industry Forum 2018, Chris Hazlewood, Senior Manager at MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, gave an important Key Note speech about two key technologies forming the digital enterprise; Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence (AI) but it seems the company has been working in the background on a third: 3D printing.
Nov
07
2018
Florian Güldner and Fabian Wanke — Industry Trends

German Machinery Market Burdened by Uncertainty

The Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) reports that the September order intake in the German machinery and plant engineering sector only maintained its previous year's level; not enough to achieve the same rate of growth as in previous months.
Oct
30
2018
Constanze Schmitz — Company and Product News

Endress+Hauser Dedicates New Production Facility

Endress+Hauser has invested more than 10.4 million euros in a new production facility at its location in Nesselwang, Germany. The 4,800-square-meter building contains new production and office space, in addition to technology and common rooms. With the expansion, the Endress+Hauser Group is making further investments in sustainable growth.
Oct
25
2018
Fabian Wanke — Company and Product News

Innovation Day Kontron

KONTRON, a member of the S&T Group and a leading supplier of embedded systems, invited to its innovation day on October 18th, under the motto: "SUCCESSFULL THROUGH DIGITIZATION". 

Oct
08
2018
David Humphrey — Company and Product News

Amazon Web Services Take on Industry

For industry users, Amazon Web Services (AWS) may still seem like the new kid on the block, but the company has been doing business since 2006.