Let's Get Started

Here we go, the most challenging of all steps is the first one so I will start safe (baby steps concept) by sharing with you the topics I hope to cover in this blog:

GE and FANUC part ways-- observers wonder

From a press release from General Electric:

ABB Builds Solar Power Plant for Spain

ABB seems to be determined to show just how fruitful the collaboration between automation and power can be. Here's a new release describing a solar power plant in Spain. Apparently the sun in Spain falls mainly on the plain, too.

Light at the end of the tunnel, and we're pretty sure it isn't a train

ABB announced its Q1 2009 quarterly financials in the press release below. It looks like, at least from the vantage of one of the most stable and secure automation vendors, the tide is beginning to turn.

The Automation Stimulus Plan-- call it Smart Grid

How much is automation going to matter to the recovery from this economic meltdown? We know the answer, and it is, "we matter plenty."