Robotics

Knightscope Selects Vicor

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 3:03pm

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005325/en/\nKnightscope selects Vicor high-performance power modules for its 5th Generation Autonomous Security Robots.

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415005325/en/\nKnightscope selects Vicor high-performance power modules for its 5th Generation Autonomous Security Robots.
  • Vicor serves customers in enterprise and high-performance computing, industrial equipment and automation, robotics, UAVs, vehicles and transportation, satellites, and aerospace and defense.\n"We are happy to have Vicor continue with us as part of our propulsion and autonomous recharging technology stack helping us operate efficiently 24/7/365," said William Santana Li, chairman and chief executive officer, Knightscope, Inc.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are pleased to support an innovator in the field of robotics,\xe2\x80\x9d said Phil Davies, Corporate Vice President & Director Global Sales and Marketing.
  • Follow Knightscope on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and Instagram .\nVicor Corporation, the leader in high-performance power modules, solves the toughest power challenges for our customers, enabling them to innovate and maximize system performance.
  • Headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts, Vicor serves customers worldwide with unequaled power conversion and power delivery technologies.

ABB Issues Trading Update Following Better-Than-Anticipated Performance in Q1

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 5:46am

Prior to that, the company will not provide additional information on its financial results for the period.\nThis is information that ABB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

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  • Prior to that, the company will not provide additional information on its financial results for the period.\nThis is information that ABB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation.
  • By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels.
  • These statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the factors that may affect our future performance, and are generally identifiable by statements containing words such as \xe2\x80\x9canticipates\xe2\x80\x9d, \xe2\x80\x9cguidance,\xe2\x80\x9d or similar expressions.
  • However, there are many risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control, that could affect our ability to achieve any or all of our stated targets.

$27.5 Billion Cloud Robotics Markets, 2026 by Technology, Robot Type, Hardware, Software, Services, Infrastructure and Cloud Deployment Types, and Industry Verticals - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:56pm

b'The "Cloud Robotics Market by Technology, Robot Type, Hardware, Software, Services, Infrastructure and Cloud Deployment Types, and Industry Verticals 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThis report assesses the cloud robotics market including technologies, companies, strategies, use cases, and solutions.

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  • b'The "Cloud Robotics Market by Technology, Robot Type, Hardware, Software, Services, Infrastructure and Cloud Deployment Types, and Industry Verticals 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThis report assesses the cloud robotics market including technologies, companies, strategies, use cases, and solutions.
  • The report provides global and regional forecasts for cloud robotics apps, services, and components from 2021 to 2026.\nForecasts include the market outlook for cloud services support of cloud robotics including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Robotics as a Service (RaaS).
  • Both purpose-built and general-purpose robotics segments will benefit greatly from cloud operations as well as both terrestrial and aerial robots.
  • However, LOS will be adequate for many cloud robotics market applications such as those found in military and industrial solutions.

Multiply Labs Announces $20 Million Series A to Pioneer Robotic Manufacturing of Individualized Drugs

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'Multiply Labs , a robotics company developing automated manufacturing systems for the production of individualized drugs, announced today that it has raised $20 million in a Series A financing led by Casdin Capital.

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  • b'Multiply Labs , a robotics company developing automated manufacturing systems for the production of individualized drugs, announced today that it has raised $20 million in a Series A financing led by Casdin Capital.
  • The oversubscribed round brings Multiply Labs\xe2\x80\x99 total funding raised to date to more than $25 million.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210414005359/en/\nMultiply Labs operates at the intersection of robotics and pharmaceutical manufacturing.
  • Multiply Labs\xe2\x80\x99 robotic systems leverage the latest advancements in autonomous technology \xe2\x80\x93 from collaborative robots to cloud-controlled fleets \xe2\x80\x93 to enable the production of individualized drugs at industrial scale.\nThe company provides robotic manufacturing capacity as a service for biotech organizations, focusing on two markets: robotic manufacturing of personalized capsules for clinical trials, and robotic manufacturing of cell therapies.

Robotic Assistance Devices Receives 10-Unit Order from Titan Security Technologies

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

of Titan Security Technologies and Phoenix Security Hawaii.

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  • of Titan Security Technologies and Phoenix Security Hawaii.
  • RAD developed its advanced security robot technology from the ground up including circuit board design, and base code development.
  • Through its next-generation robotic product offerings, AITX\xe2\x80\x99s RAD and RAD-M companies help organizations streamline operations, increase ROI and strengthen business.
  • AITX solutions are well suited for use in multiple industries such as enterprises, government, transportation, critical infrastructure, education and healthcare.

BrainChip Begins Volume Production of Akida AI Processor

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 12:57am

(ASX: BRN), a leading provider of ultra-low power, high-performance AI technology, announced today that it has begun volume manufacturing of its Akida\xe2\x84\xa2 AKD1000 neuromorphic processor chip for edge AI devices.\nThe engineering layout for BrainChip\xe2\x80\x99s high-performance, ultra-low power chip was designed in partnership with Socionext , a global developer of advanced SoC solutions.

Key Points: 
  • (ASX: BRN), a leading provider of ultra-low power, high-performance AI technology, announced today that it has begun volume manufacturing of its Akida\xe2\x84\xa2 AKD1000 neuromorphic processor chip for edge AI devices.\nThe engineering layout for BrainChip\xe2\x80\x99s high-performance, ultra-low power chip was designed in partnership with Socionext , a global developer of advanced SoC solutions.
  • The Akida (NSoC) and intellectual property can be used in applications including Smart Home, Smart Health, Smart City and Smart Transportation.
  • The event-based neural network processor is inspired by the spiking nature of the human brain and is implemented in an industry standard digital process.
  • Akida is designed to provide a complete ultra-low power and fast AI Edge Network for vision, audio, olfactory and smart transducer applications.

Global Advanced Manufacturing Technology Opportunity Service - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 4:16pm

b'The "Advanced Manufacturing Technology TechVision Opportunity Engine" newsletter has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturing and industrial automation on a monthly basis.\nThe innovations profiled are focused on improving product traceability, energy efficiency and reducing environmental footprints, and integrating product design and manufacturing aspects for reducing time-to-market.\nResearch focus areas include rapid prototyping (additive manufacturing), lightweighting (multimaterial joining technologies, plastics and metals manufacturing, carbon fibre-based composite manufacturing), smart robotics (agile robots, consumer robots, swarm robotics, cobots), monitoring and control (wireless control networks, human machine interface), and simulation and modeling (design and simulation software).\nThis is a monthly alert that profiles 12 innovations every month, and provides strategic insights on the innovations, along with key patent holders in the profiled space.\nSome technology areas covered in this TOE include lasers, 3D printing, 4D printing, robotics, multimaterial joining, composites manufacturing, machine vision, lean manufacturing, additive manufacturing, micro- and nano- manufacturing, deposition techniques, roll to roll manufacturing, automation and process related innovations, Industry 4.0, SCADA, PLC, DCS, Hydraulics, fluid control.\nThis TOE highlights innovation features, value propositions, industry impact of 12 monthly innovations along a particular theme, and includes strategic insights on the technology from a global perspective.

Key Points: 
  • b'The "Advanced Manufacturing Technology TechVision Opportunity Engine" newsletter has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturing and industrial automation on a monthly basis.\nThe innovations profiled are focused on improving product traceability, energy efficiency and reducing environmental footprints, and integrating product design and manufacturing aspects for reducing time-to-market.\nResearch focus areas include rapid prototyping (additive manufacturing), lightweighting (multimaterial joining technologies, plastics and metals manufacturing, carbon fibre-based composite manufacturing), smart robotics (agile robots, consumer robots, swarm robotics, cobots), monitoring and control (wireless control networks, human machine interface), and simulation and modeling (design and simulation software).\nThis is a monthly alert that profiles 12 innovations every month, and provides strategic insights on the innovations, along with key patent holders in the profiled space.\nSome technology areas covered in this TOE include lasers, 3D printing, 4D printing, robotics, multimaterial joining, composites manufacturing, machine vision, lean manufacturing, additive manufacturing, micro- and nano- manufacturing, deposition techniques, roll to roll manufacturing, automation and process related innovations, Industry 4.0, SCADA, PLC, DCS, Hydraulics, fluid control.\nThis TOE highlights innovation features, value propositions, industry impact of 12 monthly innovations along a particular theme, and includes strategic insights on the technology from a global perspective.
  • Strategic insights include insights on IP, competitive landscape, key research focus areas, key success factors for technology adoption, and noteworthy funding details.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005856/en/\n'

actnano Announces 1.2 Million Cars Protected With Its Leading Protective Solution for Autonomous Vehicles

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

In 2020, actnano\xe2\x80\x99s protective coating, nanoGUARD \xe2\x84\xa2, protected 1.2 million production vehicles, in addition to a few hundred autonomous vehicles on the road today.\n\xe2\x80\x9cAchieving the milestone of 1.2 million cars is notable, but we are just getting started,\xe2\x80\x9d said Taymur Ahmad, CEO of actnano.

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  • In 2020, actnano\xe2\x80\x99s protective coating, nanoGUARD \xe2\x84\xa2, protected 1.2 million production vehicles, in addition to a few hundred autonomous vehicles on the road today.\n\xe2\x80\x9cAchieving the milestone of 1.2 million cars is notable, but we are just getting started,\xe2\x80\x9d said Taymur Ahmad, CEO of actnano.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cBy 2030, most estimates expect at least 15 million autonomous vehicles to be sold annually.
  • Since its inception, actnano\xe2\x80\x99s revolutionary gel-based waterproofing solution has been adopted by the world\xe2\x80\x99s leading automotive and consumer electronics brands.
  • With a scalable, turnkey solution that seamlessly integrates into existing manufacturing lines, actnano is positioned to expand its global footprint with leading automotive and consumer electronics manufacturers.

Worldwide Teleoperation and Telerobotics Industry to 2026 - Featuring ABB, AppFolio and Cisco Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 10:03am

These bots are designed to perform tasks as a human would in an array of difficult environments.

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  • These bots are designed to perform tasks as a human would in an array of difficult environments.
  • These mobile robots do this through LIDAR, stereo vision, and monocular vision, with sensors for both 2D and 3D imaging.
  • Modern vision systems can locate and track a target in nearly any environment, regardless of traffic or weather.\nAdvanced Communications: Teleoperation requires communication between a human and a robot.
  • 5G technologies are enabling teleoperation with lightning-fast speeds, and new solutions can be developed as a result.\nUnderstand the relationship between teleoperations, cloud robotics, and digital twin tech\n'

Carbon Robotics Disrupts Farming Industry with Autonomous Weeders

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'Carbon Robotics , an autonomous robotics company, today unveiled its third-generation autonomous weed elimination robots.

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  • b'Carbon Robotics , an autonomous robotics company, today unveiled its third-generation autonomous weed elimination robots.
  • A laser-powered, autonomous weed management solution reduces or eliminates farmers\xe2\x80\x99 needs for herbicides.\nAn economical path to organic farming: One of the largest obstacles to organic farming is cost-effective weed control.
  • Carbon Robotics offers a leasing option, which makes the robots more accessible to smaller farms with less acreage.
  • Carbon Robotics\xe2\x80\x99 Autonomous Weeders are purpose built to tackle one of the industry\xe2\x80\x99s biggest problems: weed control.