Automation

ABB and HPE narrowing the OT/IT gap

The relationship between ABB and HPE is designed to maximise data functions at the edge- image courtesy of ABB
Posted on 29 Nov 2017 by Nick Peters
Robotics giant ABB is accelerating its move into the IT space with a new partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). The goal is to make on-site data-driven decision making faster and more actionable through HPE’s expertise in edge computing.

Raising profit margins using automated engineering

Upcoming Budget Autumn Budget 2017 states support for 5G mobile networks, fibre broadband and AI.
Most manufacturers see investments in factory connectivity not just as a means of cutting costs, but as a way to increase revenue. In fact, respondents to the Annual Manufacturing Report 2017 anticipate additional revenues of £775,000 over the next 12 months because of their investments in connectivity.