When you combine the innovations of motion control, the Internet of Things, 3D printing, electronics and sensors, and mechanical components, you get the latest drivers in industrial automation. Industrial automation covers the ongoing developments of how engineers automate every aspect of our world.
From the editors of Machine Design magazine - this 17-page guide gives you a basic understanding of the 3D printing process and a checklist to help identify the best 3D-Printing process for your application.
The Industrial Internet of Things is impacting several industries, including heavy machinery equipment like tractors and excavators. The following case studies from Siemens PLM Software showcase exactly how heavy equipment design is changing.