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How Robotic Automation is Changing the Job Market

If you have a few hours to spare, try searching the internet for “robots and employment.” You’ll be inundated by a plethora of articles and conflicting opinions on whether robotic automation spells certain doom or great opportunity for American workers. A few things...

Aethon Launches New Autonomous Mobile Robots at Automate 2017

Pittsburgh PA — Aethon will demonstrate new products at Automate 2017 in Chicago specifically designed to address the needs of manufacturers looking to automate material movement and connect islands of automation within their plants.  Aethon will showcase new mobile...

Industry 4.0: A Whole New Industrial Revolution

Make no mistake, we are in the midst of a revolution that is no less remarkable than the one of our history books. Never before has the production of things (operation technology) been so connected with the management of information (information technology). Industry...

Preventing Your Robot Technology from Being Obsolete Tomorrow

This article was published in Robotics Tomorrow on January 3. Aldo Zini | Aethon  Have you heard about the new Tesla? First the bad news:  the self-driving Tesla you bought last month has been replaced with Model 3, Part 2, updated with second generation autonomous...

The Wild West of Self-Driving Robots

Autonomous mobile robots and self-driving vehicles are part of our world.  How should you judge them? Robotics headlines are everywhere:  “China’s Impending Robot Revolution,” “IFR Report Offers Good News for Robot Developers,” and “Can Robotics Spark a Renaissance in...

Keynote at RoboBusiness 2016

Aethon provided a keynote talk on innovation in robotics at RoboBusiness 2016                   Tony Melanson, VP Marketing at Aethon provided keynote presentation on innovation in the robotics industry. Click the title slide for a PDF of the...

Robotics in the Cloud

Public and private cloud use is commonplace, with nearly every Tom, Dick and Mary enterprise utilizing cloud services for data storage.  But what about robotics? The enormous storage capabilities of hosted IT services provided the early motivation for businesses to...

Intralogistics is the Secret to a Smart Supply Chain

A distinct competitive advantage is given to companies who leverage intralogistics technologies - or technologies to manage the internal logistics of their operations -  to streamline supply chain management. The traditional supply chain encompasses three functions:...

Hospitals Play Offense Against Rising Costs

Many hospitals are taking a proactive stance to reduce their own internal expenses through deeper innovation and technology integration. Becker’s Hospital Review cites 25 hospitals or health systems operating specific innovation centers, either as a dedicated...