Digi-Key’s “Factory Tomorrow” Video Series Showcases Cutting-Edge Manufacturing Technologies and Innovations in Robotics, Automation, and Connectivity
Digi-Key Electronics has launched a new video series “Factory Tomorrow,” which focuses on advancements in industrial automation. This three-part video series, sponsored by Banner Engineering and Weidmüller showcases the latest innovations in robotics, automation, and connectivity, as well as cutting-edge manufacturing technologies. The first of three videos in the series, “Manufacturing at the Edge,” is now live on Digi-Key’s website, and is available in all local languages. The second video, entitled “The Rise of Robotics,” will be released in August, and the third video, “The Intersection of AI and IoT,” will be available in September.
Robbie Paul, director of IoT business solutions at Digi-Key said that, “As machines get smarter, manufacturers must continually evolve to meet the increasingly complex environment in which they operate. Growth and investment in industrial automation and digitized systems are the new normal and Digi-Key is committed to helping our customers keep pace with today’s ever-changing business landscape.”
Banner Engineering’sdirector of business development - industrial wireless and IIoT, Matt Negaard stated that, “The advancement of Industry 4.0 and IIoT is an exciting time for our customers who, every day, deploy our products to transform their operations, increase their profitability and accelerate their ability to connect to valuable data on both new and legacy systems, regardless of their industry.”
Moreover, Andrew Barco, Weidmüller’s director of automation products & solutions, stresses the importance of not only making these connections but also of controlling and optimizing them.