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Fanuc, Cisco, Rockwell, PFN Push 'Edge and Fog Computing' Into Factory

Published: 22 April 2016

ID: G00307898

Analyst(s): Takeshi Ikeda , Tadaaki Mataga

Summary

Three key players in factory automation team up with Japanese AI venture PFN to develop FIELD Systems, an "edge and fog computing" system that combines CNC, robots, devices and sensors into a self-learning system.

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