automation News for September 04 2017

The Future of Factory Automation

Since the 1970 factories have become ever more automated. In this episode Allison and Vince look at current trends in factory automation and show how …

Unified Automation

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Automation and artificial intelligence are becoming increasingly important for the world of marketing, as they can significantly change how communicators and marketers work, both in terms of customer engagement and productivity. Although still in an early phase, with 85% of marketers who use automation tools believing they don’t use them to their full potential, this technology has the potential to significantly change the future of marketing. Below, 10 communications executives from Forbes Communications Council discuss the importance of automation and how this innovative technology is going to shape marketing as we know it. Still, automation doesn’t handle complex, multi-level issues or build an emotional connection. Through marketing automation systems, we should be able to build better-rounded customer profiles through variable data field capture during different communication touch points. When asking different customer questions during automated processes, we can learn more about individuals and companies. Automated delivery will further shorten the value chain so customers receive products faster. Technology enables marketers to analyze what a customer has done and predict what they are going to do in the future. With the increased accuracy of self-learning algorithms, marketers will be able to better deconstruct big data to create incredibly targeted and optimally timed user experiences. In order to improve customer experience, I think we are going to see artificial intelligence and virtual reality come together to create truly unique and immersive experiences for customers with brands. “Automated delivery” will become what feels like real-time conversation with systems supported by the likes of IBM Watson and Salesforce Einstein – differentiated by a company’s branded data and avatar overlays in a virtual space. Automation continues to grow in every aspect of marketing. Not only can we use the data to understand how to be better marketers, we can also continue to connect with customers more frequently in more places. Maybe we’ll need fewer marketers since robots are doing some of the work for us.
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Automation Workz Exhibitors and Sponsors

American Math Proficiency, as illustrated by a standardized exam, does not match other countries. Country Math Proficiency US 32% Germany 45% Canada 49% Singapore 63%. Many adults have a working knowledge of mathematical problem solving but have difficulty passing a standardized math exam. Psychologists have named this debilitating emotional reaction to mathematics – MATH ANXIETY. It affects many people. Whether it is computer programming, mechatronics, computer aided design, data analytics, welding math proficiency is the necessary skill. Math Anxiety has been transferred from Teachers and Parents to their children over multiple generations. For decades and even today, schools have self-contained elementary classes where a female teacher was not ‘good at math. ‘ By the time the student arrived in middle school, they are not ‘good at math’. “We gamify technical subjects as Games are. the most ancient and time honored vehicle for learning. They are the original educational technology.” These events educate and expose both adults and students simultaneously to new career options and application of MATH skills. There has been stereotyping of women and people of color not being good at math that interferes with the instruction they receive in math. Researchers show these populations have received inferior instruction for decades creating a never ending cycle of math failure from math avoidance to poor test preparation to poor math performance to more math anxiety. OVERCOMING MATH ANXIETY. Role models especially Women and people of color. Automation Workz follows these steps in overcoming math anxiety with fun and competition by creating hands-on projects and simulations of typical math word problems on standardized exams. Families remember the math problems and solutions long after they leave. PREVIOUS SPONSORS/DONORS. Automation Workz has been funded by some forward thinking sponsors.
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Automation Actions

The action of an automation rule is what is being executed when a rule fires. The action part follows the script syntax which can be used to interact with anything via services or events. For services you can specify the entity id that it should apply to and optional service parameters. You can also call the service to activate a scene which will allow you to define how you want your devices to be and have Home Assistant call the right services. Change the light in the kitchen and living room to 150 brightness and color red. Automation 2.: # Notify me on my mobile phone of an event. Actions are scripts so can also be a list of actions. You can combine multiple service calls and conditions in a single action, and they will be processed in the order you put them in. If the result of a condition is false, the action will stop there so any service calls after that condition will not be executed.
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Automation Guild

In this session Melissa covers, what she sees, as automation and its successful implementation, specifically in an Agile world. This particular content has been probably three or four years in the making, as she’s worked in various companies, both large and small: startups, existing companies, legacy companies. There’s always been this barrier, or obstacle, in what success, specifically around test automation, looks like. With the increased delivery and collaboration on Agile teams, she felt that after getting that information together, that this became a really good case study. The content that you’re about to see now is a couple of years in the making, of what I think test automation in an Agile world looks like from success.
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What is Robotic Process Automation?

Where are you in the decision process regarding process automation?Select OneEducation & Exploration – interested in learning about marketplace trends/ learning about latest technologies and solutionsEvaluation – evaluating solutions & vendors/preparing an RFP/investigating what is available in the marketplaceOther. What are your primary business drivers for automation? Is there a particular function or process where you are looking to apply the benefits of robotic process automation? If yes, where?Select OneAdministration & Back OfficeContact Centers/Call CentersDistribution and LogisticsHuman Resources & Recruitment ProcessPayroll Administration & ProcessingInformation TechnologyFinance & AccountingSales and MarketingReal Estate and Facilities ManagementYet to Be Determined. Which of the following describes your firm’s interest in robotic process automation?Select OneProcess automation technology/platform provider – Your firm is seeking access to process automation software/technologies/platformsYour firm is seeking access to the benefits of robotic process automation but have not incorporated it into your solutions/operations. Your firm has already integrated process automation into your services/solutions and/or delivery models.
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It Automation | LinkedIn

View 229263 It Automation posts, presentations, experts, and more. Get the professional knowledge you need on LinkedIn.
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IT Automation | Robotic Process Automation | AutomationEdge

AutomationEdge automates ServiceDesk tickets, IT & Business Processes. It reduces cost, manual error & fasten ticket resolution by automating repetitive
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