Thursday 29 October 2020

Emerson acquires Italian industrial software developer Progea

LONDON, 21 days ago

Emerson, a global technology and engineering company, has announced it has completed the acquisition of the Progea Group, an Italy-based industry-leading provider of industrial internet of things (IIoT), plant analytics, human machine interface (HMI) and supervisory control and data acquisition (Scada) technologies. 
The addition of Progea’s capabilities in analytics, industrial visualization and IIoT will build upon Emerson’s embedded software and control portfolio for manufacturing, infrastructure and building automation applications and enable customers to streamline comprehensive machine and plant control systems to a single partner. 
This acquisition will help bridge a critical customer technology gap by lowering total cost of ownership and reducing the barriers that come with working across multiple vendors to drive more successful digital transformation and integration, said a statement from Emerson. 
"This strengthens our ability to provide customers with an integrated package of control, visualization and IoT to help our customers improve overall equipment efficiency and accelerate their digital transformation journey," remarked Lal Karsanbhai, executive president of Emerson’s Automation Solutions business. 
"Progea’s capability and expertise in machine and plant-level visualization and analytics provide customers with a flexible, scalable solution for their programmable logic controller (PLC) applications in discrete and hybrid markets," he added.-TradeArabia News Service


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