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Augmented Reality Technology: The Future is Here!

Smart technologies and augmented reality are a growing part of the future of manufacturing. Shops must embrace this growing interaction between humans and computer systems in order to remain competitive in the future. Are you ready?
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Software: Articles

Welcome to the Internet of Things

On this playing field, anything that can be connected, will be connected. Those who can adapt to connecting will thrive. Those who can’t, well . . .

Big Data in Manufacturing: A Compass for Growth

Big Data analytics is taking over manufacturing and providing a totally new dimension to the value of research and trend analysis. Instead of only reporting past activities, data now predicts future events, foresees risk and helps shops build and deliver not only better products, but a richer overall experience for their customers.

Analytics: The New Frontier in Manufacturing

Data analytics is a key technology that is creating new frontier for manufacturers to uncover new insights that can speed their decision-making and improve their business performance.

Harnessing the Power of CNC Software for Plasma Cutting

What if you could get real time orchestration between the power source, the accessories connected to it and all of the other key elements of your cutting system? 

From Days to Minutes

To dramatically shorten design-to-manufacture time, this advanced 3D simulator unveils powerful real-time visualization with collision detection that speeds tube bending program development so that shops can optimize their computer-controlled bending machines.

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Software: Industry News

ABB and IBM Partner in Industrial Artificial Intelligence

The shop floor says hello to IBM Watson Internet of Things.

Lantek Partners with Nukon

Turkish cutting systems manufacturer Nukon will now supply Lantek software with their fiber laser cutting machines worldwide.

LVD Strippit Opens New Subsidiary in Mexico

This sales and support office will strengthen their operations in Mexico with a more active presence in this growing market.

 

Software: Products

Low Cost, Easy to Use MES Software

BellHawk uses barcode tracking and mobile computer technology to track the receipt and put-away of raw materials, their conversion into finished products through a sequence of operations and the packing and shipping of finished products to customers.

Improving Shop Floor Security and Efficiency with RFID Technology

New applications from Global Shop Solutions help shops to simplify time and attendance and routine inventory processes.

Machine Monitoring and Real-Time Analytics Software

To bring Industrial IoT to the factory floor with software that’s simple to integrate and easy to use, this modern, secure cloud application from MachineMetrics easily integrates into precision CNC machine tools, Swiss, stamping, and die and mold shops.