3 Ways to Prepare for Industry 4.0

Last week we discussed “What is Industry 4.0 and How Can it Benefit You?” Today we go a step further by outlining some of the things you can do now to prepare.

1.) Get connected with Industrial Ethernet

Now is the time to consider what connectivity options your mobile computers, scanners, printers and recognition devices support. Industry 4.0 devices will utilize a wide range of communication protocols including EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, Modbus/TCP, SLMP, CC-Link, POWERLINK, OPC-DA, TCP/IP, SMTP and FTP. Our experts can make sure you are using the correct protocol and troubleshoot issues that may arise.

2.) Explore machine vision systems

One essential component of industrial automation is machine vision systems. AbeTech can help you select and implement vision sensors to optimize your manufacturing productivity.

3.) Work with a Premium Integrator       

Whether you have a plan in place to prepare for Industry 4.0, or you are just learning about it now, AbeTech will be a trusted partner in your plans. As a premium integrator of process automation and data capture, we will:

  • Analyze your current processes and identify your needs

  • Leverage our vast partner network, knowledge and experience for your success

  • Plan and implement products and services custom tailored to your operations

With AbeTech’s experienced engineers and project teams, you’ll be up and running faster, with less downtime and the peace of mind that comes from a long-term business relationship.

To get started, reach out to an AbeTech representative today. Industry 4.0 is here, and you don’t want to get left behind the competition.

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