CSIRO’s Data61 has announced the opening of its new Robotics Innovation Centre in Queensland, a purpose-built research facility for robotics and autonomous systems, an industry set to be worth $23 billion by 2025. CSIRO’s Data61 is one of the global leaders in the field, with capabilities ranging from legged robots and 3D mapping through to … Continue reading Data61 launches Robotics Innovation Centre in Queensland
The latest number of data breaches in Australia have superseded previous quarterly figures, with most data breaches resulting from a malicious or criminal attack. From October to December 2018, 262 data breaches were notified to affected individuals and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC), compared to 245 the previous quarter. The latest quarterly … Continue reading Australian Information Commissioner reports cyber-attack increase
Maersk is set to enhance its Remote Container Management (RCM) platform by a virtual assistant, named “Captain Peter”. The avatar will assist customers along the journey of their cargo. Currently being tested by a group of select customers, technical improvements are being put in place to simplify the processes integrated into the Remote Container Management … Continue reading Maersk to introduce a virtual assistant named Captain Peter
The Quick Group has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Kuehne + Nagel, a global logistics company operating in airfreight, seafreight, contract logistics, and overland businesses. Quick will continue to offer tailor-made solutions to all the industries they serve and will operate as independent specialised product brands: Sterling Aviation, QuickSTAT, Quick Healthcare, and Quick … Continue reading Kuehne + Nagel to acquire the Quick Group
SEKO Logistics is partnering with ShipStation to increase its eCommerce merchants’ ability to grow in new cross-border markets. ShipStation helps eCommerce retailers import, organise, process and ship their orders quickly and easily from any web browser. “We’re excited by the opportunity to partner with ShipStation and to be combining our respective strengths to open up … Continue reading SEKO Logistics partners with ShipStation
At a recent logistics roundtable discussion, Louise Robertson from Australian last-mile solutions provider Localz declared that tech in the logistics industry’s should be more like Tinder. Logistics & Materials Handling finds out why. Consumer behaviour is changing drastically. The taxi and hotel industry, the music industry and the media industry have all experienced significant disruption … Continue reading Logistics and data: It’s a match!
A recent survey of requests for consultant skills in Australia found that the three top in-demand skills for the logistics and supply chain industry in 2017 are supply chain management, business analytics and process improvement. The research, carried out by online consultant marketplace Expert360, analysed over project postings since 1 January 2017 from Australian corporates … Continue reading Analytics skills in demand in logistics
Thanks to the city’s adoption of Big Data and Internet of Things analytics, Adelaide could soon be Australia’s smartest city, according to a global authority on the use of technology in government. At the 2017 Australian Smart Communities Conference on 30 May, Adelaide was singled out as an example of government using technology to better … Continue reading Adelaide on track to be Australia’s smartest city
Australian vehicle traffic data being collected via satellite could soon be used by the Australian, state and territory governments to plan for future investments in essential transport infrastructure. Minister for Urban Infrastructure Paul Fletcher has released the terms of reference for the Data Collection and Dissemination Plan project, with a draft plan scheduled for release … Continue reading Harnessing big data for transport, infrastructure planning
Four IO-Link ports with full V1.1 functionality, COM1, COM2, COM3 and SIO mode Master and devices configurable via the LR DEVICE software Two Ethernet ports 10/100 Mbits/s with switch for Profinet SAP-ready via LR AGENT EMBEDDED Voltage supply via standard sensor cable, M12 A-coded Robust field bus modules with safe connection ifm’s new IO-Link masters … Continue reading IO-Link Master
It is interesting times for Sydney Industrial property in 2016 as we see demand for prime industrial properties relatively strong along with a diminishing supply of serviced and industrial zoned land.
IT and service provider CompTIA has revealed a publicly-available cloud resource which matches the security of other computing environments.