Controlling industrial robots via 5G edge

Industry 4.0 application with real-time capabilities at the Rittal booth Edge-based 5G network as a showcase for robot control Collaboration by Rittal, German Edge Cloud and Fraunhofer It is expected that, by next year, 3.1 million[1] industrial robots will be deployed in factories around the world. Connectivity, controlling and maintenance operations pose major challenges for Read more about Controlling industrial robots via 5G edge[…]

Industry 4.0 manufacturing

The new Rittal plant in Haiger embraces the principles of Industry 4.0. The company has made its largest single investment, totalling 250 million euros, to establish the world’s most advanced facility for its new compact and small enclosures. The highly automated manufacturing processes, in conjunction with the neighbouring distribution centre, enable seamless order fulfilment, guaranteeing Read more about Industry 4.0 manufacturing[…]

New forms of collaboration: “be top” now also available as an online magazine

“Digitalization means networks, not islands. This broader perspective is essential to seizing the best opportunities for continuing competitiveness,” says Dr Karl-Ulrich Köhler, CEO of Rittal International. Nature shows how it’s done – organised systems are more successful. The algorithm of the forest shows how important the networking of actors, processes and information is. The new Read more about New forms of collaboration: “be top” now also available as an online magazine[…]

Ideal cooling from above

The Rittal energy-efficient Blue e+ cooling units are now also available in a roof-mounted version for the very first time. The units, which are suitable for enclosures from a size of 800 x 600 mm (W x D) upwards, have a cooling output of 1.3 kW. This means that cold air can also flow from Read more about Ideal cooling from above[…]

Wiring processing now eight times faster

Wiring is one of the most labour-intensive processes in control and switchgear engineering. In order to improve automation in this area, Rittal Automation Systems is offering the new Wire Terminal WT. This new compact automatic wire processing machine will be presented at SPS IPC Drives 2018 for the very first time. The innovation can deliver Read more about Wiring processing now eight times faster[…]

Enhanced for extreme applications

The new Rittal VX25 large enclosure system offers electrical engineering companies significant added value thanks to its technical features, ease of assembly and high levels of safety. Now, all the benefits of the VX25 are also available in stainless steel and NEMA 4X versions. This way, Rittal is making its innovation fit for the highest Read more about Enhanced for extreme applications[…]

Rittal data centre solutions stand out at readers’ choice awards

Two accolades for Rittal at leading IT publications’ readers’ choice awards 1st place in the Data Centre Monitoring and Management category for high availability 2nd place in Data Centre – Ready to Work category, for solutions that can be deployed rapidly Data centres with complex components, such as power distribution and cooling systems, can fail Read more about Rittal data centre solutions stand out at readers’ choice awards[…]

“Stronger together” in sales channels

. Over 70 partners discussed edge technology, Blockchain and new business models in Dublin Strengthening each other and making use of individual expertise for synergy effects Expanding the Rittal IT Ecosystem for joint growth “Every partner has different strengths and brings along its own individual capabilities.” Host Andrew Grace, Head of Global IT Channel & Read more about “Stronger together” in sales channels[…]

Rittal and ABB are ensuring IT efficiency at expanded Croatian airport

New data centre for Dubrovnik Airport from Rittal and additional partners Fail-safe IT systems for checking in and baggage distribution around the clock High-availability IT for over 3.5 million passengers in Dubrovnik, starting in 2019 Croatia has become a popular destination and passenger traffic at Dubrovnik Airport is constantly increasing. In the context of the Read more about Rittal and ABB are ensuring IT efficiency at expanded Croatian airport[…]

thyssenkrupp Steel is expanding its IT infrastructure with Rittal Edge Data Centers

The steel industry is driving ahead with digitization: thyssenkrupp Steel is commissioning Rittal to supply edge data centre containers. Innovative IT infrastructure from Rittal is helping thyssenkrupp Steel to digitise production-related processes. Edge data centres provide the highest level of physical security. thyssenkrupp Steel has placed an order with Rittal to supply data centres to Read more about thyssenkrupp Steel is expanding its IT infrastructure with Rittal Edge Data Centers[…]