The future of automation and mechanical engineering undoubtedly lies in the unstoppable digitisation of data. In today’s modern production process, it is becoming increasingly inefficient to use single-purpose equipment for individual processes, with its high costs and insufficient productivity.

Noel Sheppard,

General Manager of Distec and Paola Hopwood Strategic Account Manager, Red Lion Controls, discuss how manufacturers can realise the benefits of edge computing through network automation.