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Synergy in the connector: Tool-less quick-termination technology meets pluggable jumpers

Industrie 4.0 and similar initiatives are driving ever more complex network and power distribution requirements. Similarly, test rigs and other...

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Industrie 4.0.: More than a powerful trend

The path to the fourth Industrial Revolution is not always clear. Many companies and industrial organisations have different views on the precise...

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Integrated industry: new dimensions in communications infrastructure

Concepts such as Integrated Industry, Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things are now introducing more evolved software solutions into manufacturing...

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Integrated Industry becomes tangible

The advent of Information Technology has given the automation of manufacturing an enormous performance boost. Without this “ITsation”, efficient...

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OPC UA: helping devices communicate with one another

Communication among sensors, embedded devices and backend systems is a crucial element for implementing Integrated Industry applications. With the...

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Total RFID solutions for the workspace of the future

New developments in RFID technology, including versatile antenna systems and transponders with integral sensors, are speeding the development of total...

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Flexible connectivity solutions for Integrated Industry

New developments in automation systems and industrial IT are the key technologies underpinning the concept of Integrated Industry. However, only when...

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Hybrid connector interfaces for Integrated Industry

Hybrid interfaces such as USB or Power over Ethernet (PoE) are familiar through their use in the IT sector for combining the transmission of both data...

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Intelligence in the connector: integrating RFID into the production environment

Concepts of the future such as Industry 4.0 place high demands on the performance of the supply infrastructure. At the same time, the need for...

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Industry 4.0 drives the future of the industrial connector: smaller, smarter, and more versatile

The concepts involved in Industry 4.0 mean that industrial networks based on cyber-physical systems are advancing dynamically. It is therefore no...

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Smart solutions for integrated industry

The concept of integrated industry can be defined as the transformation of today’s factories into “smart” factories, where the orchestration of...

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Modular connectivity for the smart factory

The changes brought about by integrated industry have an impact on the specific design of industrial production facilities. Plants, systems and...

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