Part 2 of our coverage of Rockwell Automation’s annual Automation Fair highlights the other companies in attendance at the fair. Rockwell Automation hosted a variety of industry partners to display devices that will enable the future connected IoT systems.
This week's round up includes a socket for testing flex devices, a smart system for saving compressed air in pneumatic systems, and an intelligent thermal transfer printer for cable overwraps and heat-shrink tubing.
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Machine Design was invited out to tour Bosch Rexroth’s Open House, which highlighted its Smart Factory Industry 4.0 technology. The system communicates with engineers and plant managers via touchscreen interfaces, and also with other machines that are connected within the network.