Brewing Beer the Industry 4.0 Way

Jan. 17, 2023
Digitalization, cloud, and edge technologies, AI, and the industrial IoT are influencing operational technology in processing at a rapidly growing pace.

Digitalization, cloud, and edge technologies, in addition to artificial intelligence (AI) and the industrial IoT (IIoT) are influencing operational technology in processing at a rapidly accelerating pace. Weidmüller's u-OS automation operating system, based on open, established standards, enables the integration of apps,  supporting automation engineers with user-friendly engineering to assemble customized and web-based systems.

The modular u-control M3000, automation solutions can be integrated into the IoT. The powerful controller also works as an edge device for providing local information in the network and can be expanded by connecting function modulesideal for automation and IIoT applications. Their u-control M4000 also offers two CPU cores, two Ethernet interfaces, and more RAM, NVRAM, and flash memory for complex edge computing in automation.

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About the Author

Alix Paultre | Editor-at-Large, Electronic Design

An Army veteran, Alix Paultre was a signals intelligence soldier on the East/West German border in the early ‘80s, and eventually wound up helping launch and run a publication on consumer electronics for the US military stationed in Europe. Alix first began in this industry in 1998 at Electronic Products magazine, and since then has worked for a variety of publications in the embedded electronic engineering space. Alix currently lives in Wiesbaden, Germany.

Also check out his YouTube watch-collecting channel, Talking Timepieces

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