Rockwell Automation Unveils New Capabilities in FactoryTalk® InnovationSuite™, Powered by PTC, to Accelerate Digital Transformation
This week, an article on PR Newswire reported on Rockwell Automation’s latest Industrial IoT solution release, FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by AREA Member PTC. The new capabilities will accelerate, scale, and simplify industry digital transformation. Both companies recently announced the scope expansion of their strategic partnership as a result of the widespread recognition and marketing of InnovationSuite. The platform has delivered a variety of solutions across 21 countries for the world’s largest consumer goods, oil and gas, healthcare, automotive, and pharmaceuticals companies since its launch in 2018.
Arvind Rao, the director of product management at Rockwell Automation, is quoted to have said that increased workforce productivity, innovation, and optimal operations have accelerated the requirement for digital transformation. Rockwell’s collaboration with PTC has allowed them to meet customers’ demands of scale, expertise, and ease by extending their technology and solutions. The senior vice president of strategic alliances at PTC, Don Busiek, has also said that they are “confident” that InnovationSuite provides the most effective way of optimising “people, products, and processes” via digital transformation.
Advantages of FactoryTalk InnovationSuite mentioned in the article include:
- Offers fully integrated Augmented Reality, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Manufacturing Execution System, and edge-to-cloud analytics
- Rapidly develops, operationalizes, and scales solutions to global operations
Enhancements of InnovationSuite include:
- Accelerating IT/OT integration: FactoryTalk® Edge Gateway enhances the fidelity of operational technology data via the FactoryTalk® Smart Object capability.
- Simplifying edge-to-cloud enterprise analytics: FactoryTalk® Analytics offers an array of simplified data capabilities.
- Enabling enterprise-class digital thread: the Rockwell Automation Digital Thread enables a collaborative workflow, optimising design process.
- Delivering value through world-class consulting and professional services: Kalypso allows Rockwell Automation to provide a complete suite of technology, consulting, data science, and business process management.
Read the full article here for more detail about the IoT solution.