About the Industrial Automation category

Industrial automation deals primarily with the automation of manufacturing, quality control and material handling processes. General purpose controllers for industrial processes include Programmable logic controllers and computers. One trend is increased use of Machine vision to provide automatic inspection and robot guidance functions, another is a continuing increase in the use of robots.

Do you know? What is the defference between Automation and Mechatronics?

La mecatrónica trata de los mecanismos asistido por la electrónica para cumplir un propósito de reemplazar esfuerzos mecánicos del hombre por la máquina. La automatización trata de lo mismo pero en procesos y controles industriales.