April 2016 Issue

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Control Design is the only industrial automation magazine dedicated to the automation information needs of industrial machine builders, and OEMs that build the machines that make industry work. SUBSCRIBE to the print edition here.

In the April issue, we take a detailed look at Germany’s SmartFactoryKL, which has accelerated the development of collaborative, open-technology systems that bring automation and IT together. In another case study, find out how one OEM controls in-line winders with pneumatics. Also in the issue is our Q&A session with 16 industry experts on the future of robotics in discrete manufacturing, an overview of wireless devices and more. 

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