Connected Industries News

PICMG progresses industrial IoT standards

Embedded computing standards body the PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturer’s Group (PICMG) announced at last week’s Embedded World in Nuremberg significant progress on its industrial IoT family of specifications. Highlighted [...]

ST new sensors incorporate embedded AI

STMicroelectronics has launched inertial modules that enable AI training inside the sensor. The on-chip signal processing core, programmable with ST’s NanoEdge AI Studio, is designed for embedded machine-learning applications. [...]

Rio Tinto opens most advanced mine yet

Rio Tinto has opened its most technologically advanced mine. According to Rio-Tinto, its Gudai-Darri mine in Western Australia features “an unprecedented deployment of technology, much of it industry-leading.” This [...]

Toyota accelerates output with facial recognition

Toyota has instituted face recognition systems from ITOCHU to support vehicle inspection and manufacturing quality systems within the company’s car production plants during Covid. Vehicle inspection is a key [...]

Ubuntu Core real-time processing for Linux IoT

Ubuntu has released Core 22, an ultra-secure embedded Linux which introduces support for real-time compute in robotics and industrial applications. Ubuntu Core 22 is designed to help manufacturers address [...]

Bowery unveils new model for scalable smart farms

Smart farm operator Bowery Farming has opened its largest operation yet with a commercial smart farm in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The new farm has transformed a former Bethlehem brownfield from [...]

Aetina edge AI enhances industrial robot safety

Tawainese high performance computing specialist Aetina has launched a series of edge platforms for machine learning in smart factories and advanced manufacturing and industrial applications. In particular, the new [...]

Hexagon bridges engineering & manufacturing data

Swedish industrial software company Hexagon has launched an open platform for smart manufacturing. The Nexus platform is designed to connect people, technology, and data across the design, production and [...]

Fanuc AI for drive system predictive maintenance

Japanese industrial automation specialist FANUC has launched new IIOT software designed to prevent production problems before they happen. AI Servo Monitor uses artificial intelligence to predict possible failures of [...]

Advantech and Actility partner on LoRaWan deployment

Taiwanese firm Advantech and French company Actility have launched a joint product that lets users deploy and manage private LoRaWans on their premises. It combines a rugged Advantech industrial [...]

P&G, Microsoft co-innovate digital manufacturing

Procter & Gamble and Microsoft have embarked on a multiyear collaboration that will employ the Microsoft Cloud to build future digital manufacturing at P&G. The two companies will co-innovate [...]

Qeexo, Bosch autogenerate tinyML for sensors

Bosch sensors can now run machine learning algorithms created on Qeexo’s automated machine learning platform. The relevant Bosch MEMS industrial sensors can now run automatically generated tinyML algorithms at [...]