automation News for September 07 2017

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Industrial Controls and Factory Automation Market by …

The industrial control and factory automation is projected to reach USD 153.30 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 4.88% during the forecast period.
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Custom Industrial Automated Machinery & Equipment Systems Manufacturer

For nearly 20 years, Intec Automation, Inc. has been a trusted source for factory automation, specialty equipment and clean-sheet design & build of custom manufacturing systems. We offer world-class machine design, controls engineering, program management, industrial technology and manufacturing engineering. Our team of highly experienced professionals are ready and waiting to assist you with your custom automation needs today.
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Mesa Community College

As an Automation Technician, you’ll learn how to work with electrical-based systems capable of operating, to varying degrees, without human input or control. The Automation Technology program will prepare you for a career working in a facility that relies on motors, robots, mechatronics, programmable controls, and electronic systems. The Automation Technology program at MCC has two distinct specialization paths: controls and electromechanical. Focusing on controls, you’ll learn the basics of electromechanical devices, while focusing on control systems, PLC programming and systems integration, with the opportunity for exposure to solid modeling and CNC programing. In the electromechanical track, you’ll learn the basics of controls, including PLC programming, while getting more in-depth exposure to hydraulics, motors, and electromechanical devices.
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Reverence for Robots: Japanese Workers Treasure Automation

The human job is to make sure the machines do the work right, and to check on the quality the sensors are monitoring. Japan, which forged a big push toward robotics starting in the 1990s, leads the world in robots per 10,000 workers in the automobile sector – 1,562, compared with 1,091 in the U.S. and 1,133 in Germany, according to a White House report submitted to Congress last year. Japan was also ahead in sectors outside automobiles at 219 robots per 10,000 workers, compared with 76 for the U.S. and 147 for Germany. One factor in Japan’s different take on automation is the “Lifetime employment” system. Major Japanese companies generally retain workers, even if their abilities become outdated, and retrain them for other tasks, said Koichi Iwamoto, a senior fellow at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry. Although data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development show digitalization reduces demand for mid-level routine tasks – such as running assembly lines – while boosting demand for low- and high-skilled jobs, that trend has been less pronounced in Japan than in the U.S. The OECD data, which studied shifts from 2002 to 2014, showed employment trends remained almost unchanged for Japan. Clerical workers were keeping their jobs, although their jobs could be done better, in theory, by computers. Still, automation has progressed in Japan to the extent the nation has now entered what Iwamoto called a “Reflective stage,” in which “Human harmony with machines” is being pursued, he said. Kiyoshi Sakai, who has worked at Asahi for 29 years, recalls how, in the past, can caps had to be placed into machines by hand, a repetitive task that was hard not just on the body, but also the mind. Glitches are so few these days there is barely any reason to work up a sweat, he added with a smile. Like many workers in Japan, Sakai doesn’t seem worried about his job disappearing. As the need for plant workers nose-dived with the advance of automation, he was promoted to the general affairs section, a common administrative department at Japanese companies. As more employers move, shrink or revamp their work sites, many employees are struggling to adapt. At the same time, workers with in-demand skills or knowledge are benefiting.
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Introducing the Automation Architect

Can provide real value to the IT organization and to the business it serves. “IT shops often think they can buy automation – all they need to do is pick the right tool,” says. “In reality, there is no one tool that will automate your entire data center. More importantly, there is no tool that will devise your automation strategy for you, or deal with the policy and organizational implications of an automation project.” To appoint an automation architect is to recognize that automation has become its own discipline within the enterprise IT organization. It’s likely to involve some technical challenges, such as installing a backup agent and setting the backup policy for the new endpoint. Before any technical work can proceed, a larger question must be answered: What should the backup policy for the new server be? This is not a question for the IT department, but for the business. The business must decide the best retention policy for the data housed on the server, which is likely informed by legal, regulatory and insurance constraints. Automation projects will encounter both technical and non-technical challenges. The automation architect must be able to interface effectively with both technologists and business owners, and shepherd the initiatives to completion. “To appoint an automation architect is to recognize that automation has become its own discipline within the enterprise IT organization, one that entails making fundamental architectural decisions,” Delory says. How will corporate policies be decided and enforced? To what extent should technical requirements drive business decisions, and vice versa? How can the IT organization best collaborate with the business it serves? IT organizations at the largest enterprises have already begun to appoint automation architects. Forward-looking organizations that want to succeed with automation should follow their example. Client ResearchGartner clients can learn more about server automation in the report: Four Questions to Ask When Getting Started With Server Automation.
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