The digital factory and its role in the beer brewing industry

  With major changes sweeping the global beer brewing industry, the Oktoberfest provided a good opportunity to see what Industry 4.0 and the Digital Factory offer beer brewing, the food and beverage industry, and to the process industry in general. Beer and the brewing industry are topical because of the possible acquisition by AB InBev […]

Many-core control: automation technology with endless possibilities

Automation technology functions are determined more and more with software. In addition to pure PLC applications, tasks from the areas of motion and safety control, robotics and measurement technology are increasingly integrated into the application. More software also requires increased CPU power. With the new C6670, Beckhoff has unveiled the ultimate many-core industrial server, able […]