All posts by Syed Shah

Heavy duty air powered conveyor resists wear and transports more material

EXAIR’s new 2-1/2″ (64mm) and 3″ (76mm) Heavy Duty Line Vacs are powerful in-line conveyors that transport high volumes of material through ordinary hose or tube. Designed for rugged, industrial applications, Heavy Duty Line Vacs have a hardened alloy construction that prevents premature wear when transporting abrasive or heavy materials like shot blast, tumbling media … Continue reading Heavy duty air powered conveyor resists wear and transports more material

Automation Anywhere boosts regional presence with executive appointment

Automation Anywhere, an enterprise software provider in robotic process automation (RPA), today announced the appointment of Adrian Jones as executive vice president for Asia Pacific and Japan. This announcement follows the completion of Automation Anywhere’s US$250 (AU$370) Series A funding last week – one of the largest Series A rounds on record for an enterprise … Continue reading Automation Anywhere boosts regional presence with executive appointment

Origin and Vivid Technology to deliver lighting-as-a-service

Vivid Technology and Origin Energy have partnered to develop LightingFlex, a lighting-as-a-service product, leveraging Vivid Technology’s intelligent Internet-of-Things (IoT) lighting platform MATRIXX. Vivid Technology’s MATRIXX intelligent IoT lighting platform is proven to reduce lighting energy costs by as much as 90 per cent and is up to 74 per cent more efficient than typical LED systems. Having … Continue reading Origin and Vivid Technology to deliver lighting-as-a-service

Meet the ifm expert – Glenn Thornton

National product and brand manager for ifm, Glenn Thornton, explains what differentiates ifm from other high-tech electronics businesses. Besides offering quality well-priced products and quick turnaround of service, Glenn says what really drives the company and his colleagues are the relationships they develop with customers. Originally an electrician by trade, Glenn appreciates that while getting … Continue reading Meet the ifm expert – Glenn Thornton

Open, flexible, and future-proof controller generation

Today, there are more networked devices than there are people, and the trend is accelerating. The traditional automation pyramid is being replaced by networked structures and cloud technologies. The requirements on the security, openness, and interoperability of these systems are increasing. “Innovation cycles are being shortened and different development tools and processes are needed to … Continue reading Open, flexible, and future-proof controller generation