Award-winning BEST PRODUCTS for intralogistics

The world’s first complete “goods-to-person” solution based on mobile 3D robots. A smart modular sorting system. And warehouse optimization software: These are the top three innovations honored with the prestigious BEST PRODUCT award at LogiMAT 2019. An independent jury of scholars and journalists reviewed 77 submissions and chose three winners that fully live up to Read more about Award-winning BEST PRODUCTS for intralogistics[…]

CAM312 Position Measurement: a step forward in cost-performance

CambridgeIC has released the CAM312, a chip for measuring the position of parts inside machines that offers outstanding performance measuring moving parts in tough environments. The CAM312 builds on CambridgeIC’s existing family of position measuring ICs, used in a wide range of applications for nearly a decade. These are a highly effective alternative to traditional Read more about CAM312 Position Measurement: a step forward in cost-performance[…]

Close to the Customer – ODU to expand market in Korea

As of January 1, 2019 ODU has established its newest ODU company in Korea. Kai Schneider is Managing Director of ODU Korea Inc. Together with the longstanding trading partners it is his task to further expand sales in Korea, to find new sales channels and to introduce ODU connector solutions into Korean medical technology and Read more about Close to the Customer – ODU to expand market in Korea[…]

Flexible data acquisition through vertical modularity

The interaction of sensors, actuators and controls forms the foundation for smart automation in factory environments such as robotics. In order to be able to acquire sensor and machine data flexibly, it is necessary to combine interface diversity and performance in confined space. ICP Deutschland has achieved this with the new ultra-compact ITG-100-AL Embedded PC Read more about Flexible data acquisition through vertical modularity[…]

Cognitive Automation International Conference, 2nd edition – 2019

From 12 – 14  March 2019, AI & intelligent robotics experts from YES BANK, AliBaba Group, Xing, UBS, idealo, UniCredit,  DHL, Turkcell, Solvay, Unbabel,  and more will come to Berlin for the first conference in Europe dedicated to Cognitive Automation. The second edition of the conference has its specific focus on the latest trends in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, and Read more about Cognitive Automation International Conference, 2nd edition – 2019[…]

Robotics made easy

The robotics industry is growing worldwide. Turnover in Germany alone set new records year after year. Installations in the country, imports and exports all reached record-breaking levels. The sector is focusing on increasing performance capacity and building intelligent systems. toolcraft is playing a role in this by designing universal robotics solutions – taking them from Read more about Robotics made easy[…]

The industry profile for the automation of packaging machines – new Quest study

The new industry profile shows the market shares to 2020 of the various types of controller among the packaging machine manufacturers themselves and the associated machine potential. It shows the trends in the ratio of centralized and decentralized control intelligence up to 2020 as well as the position of the suppliers of control technology among Read more about The industry profile for the automation of packaging machines – new Quest study[…]

Epson’s low phase noise M-series TCXOs

Epson Europe Electronics (“Epson”) presents the TG2016SMN and TG2520SMN TCXOs with a supply voltage of 1.7-3.36 V that deliver superior performance to enable stable and reliable communications and are designed for wireless applications such as Wi-Fi, GPS, cellular, LPWA for IoT, and 2-way radio. M-series TCXOs use an Epson-developed and fabricated IC and MHz crystal. Read more about Epson’s low phase noise M-series TCXOs[…]

E-series SPXOs offer ultra-low jitter

Epson Europe Electronics GmbH (“Epson”) presents the E-Series SPXO. Designed for high-performance networking applications, Epson’s E-series SPXOs covering a frequency range of 25-200 MHz feature ultra-low jitter to deliver wide-open eye diagrams for high-speed (up to 400 Gbps) optical and electrical interfaces. Thanks to integration of an LDO and the use of Epson’s HFF (High Read more about E-series SPXOs offer ultra-low jitter[…]

Rheinmetall Mission Master dominates European ground robotic systems competition at ELROB 2018

At the end of September, and for the first time, Rheinmetall took part in ELROB with its unmanned multi-mission "Mission Master" vehicle. At Europe’s largest exhibition for military ground robotics, Rheinmetall’s Mission Master team entered the fray, taking on a number of competing teams. Made by Rheinmetall Canada, the cargo version of this versatile vehicle Read more about Rheinmetall Mission Master dominates European ground robotic systems competition at ELROB 2018[…]