Industrial automation and control is the application of different technologies to control and monitor a process, machine or device that usually performs repetitive functions or tasks, making it operate automatically, reducing human intervention to a minimum, allowing a company to carry out its production in an optimal and more efficient way, minimising its production costs, but maintaining the quality of its final products.
Through the introduction of software and technologies that allow the automation and control of industrial processes, production does not generate errors of any kind and does not stop at any time. It allows us to monitor in real time all the data of the production process.
Implementing industrial automation solutions in a company speeds up work, time and money, reducing costs and generating benefits practically from the moment it is implemented.
When we talk about Industry 4.0, Industry 4.0 or the Fourth Industrial Revolution, we are referring to the transformation of industry and the digitalisation and integration of all the industrial processes that make up the value chain and that make it possible to meet the needs of customers in today’s market.
Industry 4.0 uses digital technologies to react faster to market changes, offer more customised products and increase operational efficiency.