Cliff Waldman, economist from the Manufacturers Alliance/MAPI, and gave a talk about China's Economic Prospects: Short-Term Outlook, Long Term Dynamic. "China has become more than just a country," Waldman said, "it has become a symbol for globalization." We are amazingly not at a "post-reform" peak.
Over 100 journalists including about 50 from offshore are attending this year, according to John Cohn, senior vice president for strategic development and communications, who welcomed us to the annual Manufacturing Perspectives at Automation Fair. According to Keith Nosbusch, chairman and CEO of Rockwell Automation, Automation Fair is the largest...
In my first foray out of my home office since I came home sick from China, I have spent the day at the Rockwell Automation Process Solutions User Group meeting. This is the 6th annual event, which takes place the two days prior to Automation Fair every year.
Is anybody still in doubt that Rockwell is serious about the process automation market? If you are still wondering, here's something that will reduce your doubt: Rockwell Automation To Acquire Pavilion Technologies
According to Maciej Krantz, vice president of Cisco's wireless business group, the agreement that Cisco made with Rockwell last April was really "only for wired networking." So, Cisco has decided to work with Emerson for wireless networking.
Rockwell stock upgraded to 'buy' Matrix Research issues new rating on Rockwell Automation Analysts at Matrix Research upgrade Rockwell Automation Inc (ROK.NYS) from "hold" to "buy." In a research note published this morning, the analysts mention that the company is expected to witness robust demand for factory equipment going forward...
According to a report published on Forbes.com, ABB is flush with cash and ready to go shopping. After posting a 13.6 percent operating margin last year, ABB finds themselves with a warchest of US$10 billion, and is looking around.
Our West Coast correspondent and senior technical editor, Dan Hebert, filed the following report about the Geoffrey Moore keynote at the Rockwell TechEd meeting. Noted author Geoffrey Moore gave the keynote address at Rockwell Automation's recent RSTechEd event, June 17-20 in Fla.
For the first time ever in the Nascar Busch series, and for the first time since 1977 in all of Nascar, a relief driver has finished first in a Nascar race. Denny Hamlin, who wasn't even born in 1977, drove the Rockwell Automation #20 car to victory in the ATT250...
We are all inundated by talk of social media...user generated content about what you want them to talk about. Blogs are one of the earliest examples of social media in electronic form...but gossip is the original social medium.