As part of their series on the “factory of the future”, TCT Magazine talked with Oqton CTO and co-founder Ben Schrauwen about Oqton’s vision and mission to bring autonomous manufacturing to reality.
Learning how to be lean: AI as the key to continuous improvement
AI and machine learning are poised to turbocharge lean manufacturing, as their continuously-improving models translate into continuously-improving operations on the factory floor.
From automation to autonomy: how the new era of robots will revolutionize manufacturing
“Automation” and “autonomy”, though often conflated, are distinct concepts in industrial manufacturing. Autonomy has incredible potential, but in order to achieve it, the robots are going to have to be able to program - and reprogram - themselves.