Connected Industries News

Siemens Xcelerator integrates with Microsoft AI

The Siemens Xcelerator as a Service portfolio is being rolled out on Microsoft Azure. It will include integration with Microsoft’s generative AI and Copilot technology. The roll-out will begin with [...]

ABB expands modular large robot portfolio

ABB Robotics is expanding its modular large robot portfolio. The three new robot models together with recently launched models, offer a combined total of 46 different variants capable of [...]

Delta launches range of industrial Cobots

Delta has launched six collaborative industrial robot (Cobot) models in its D-Bot series. The Cobots can handle payloads up to 30 kg and reach spans up to 1800 mm. [...]

EGA and Microsoft digital manufacturing platform

The largest non-oil company in the UAE, Emirates Global Aluminium, has launched one of the first digital manufacturing platforms in the Middle East. EGA developed the digital manufacturing platform [...]

Hitachi buys industrial automation specialist MA

Hitachi is acquiring automation and robot specialist MA micro from MAX Automation SE for EUR 71.5M million. MA micro automation is headquartered in St Leon-Rot, in Germany. The company’s [...]

Missouri to boost digital farming

The University of Missouri has launched a new research centre to help farmers adopt sustainable agriculture by leveraging digital technologies and AI. The Digital Agriculture Research and Extension Center [...]

SymphonyAI Industrial Data Ops AI

Enterprise AI SaaS SymphonyAI has launched an industrial data operations platform for rapid creation of digital industrial applications. IRIS (Industrial Reasoning and Insights Service) Foundry uses open, composable AI-enabled [...]

Rockwell adds GenAI Prescriptive Work Orders

Rockwell Automation has added generative AI (GenAI) prescriptive work orders to Fiix Asset Risk Predictor software. It creates a predictive and prescriptive maintenance solution to help manufacturers eliminate unplanned [...]

Schaeffler, Siemens collaborate on industrial AI

Industrial automation specialists Schaeffler and Siemens have added industrial AI to their long-running collaboration. The companies have signed an MoU to jointly develop AI and software for shop floor [...]

Italy to develop agtech digital twins

Italy’s national supercomputing centre, ICSC, is developing Digital Twins for precision agriculture. The Sowstain project will be developed by ICSC together with Spoke9, the Italian Digital Society research centre, [...]

Nokia launches industrial visual positioning

Nokia has launched an MX Grid application to boost industrial tracking. Visual Position and Object Detection (VPOD) traces industrial assets using locally deployed AI algorithms to analyse real time [...]

Coca-Cola partners Microsoft on GenAI

Coca-Cola and Microsoft have announced a five-year strategic partnership to accelerate cloud and generative AI initiatives. As part of the partnership, Coca-Cola has made a $1.1 billion commitment to [...]