Melting Blog

What's trending in the world of digitalization and automation? The COPA-DATA blog about the fusion of OT and IT with zenon.

Targeting CO2 neutrality

By Emilian Axinia

Watch video 3 of 3 about the transformation of the Food & Beverage industry: Our specialists show how targeting carbon neutrality can be started today.

Next generation substations

By Stefan Hufnagl

What does the future substation look like? Stefan Hufnagl explains why standardizing communication is essential for the future of the energy grid.

Making sense of edge computing

By Martyn Williams

Martyn Williams, Managing Director COPA-DATA UK examines the role of edge computing in smart factories.

Setting new substation standards

By Stefan Hufnagl

Stefan Hufnagl, Energy Industry Specialist, explores why the IEC 61850 standard is so important, and how substation operations can sustainably benefit.

Line execution systems for production processes

By Giuseppe Menin

Giuseppe Menin explains how implementing a line execution system helps to tackle some of the major challenges involved in production line manufacturing.

Go modular – Why manufacturers stand to gain from plug and produce systems

By Stefan Reuther

Let's take a look at how rising demand for smaller batch production and individualized automation can be met across process manufacturing and pharmaceutical industries.

Continuous Manufacturing in pharma: benefits and challenges.

By Giuseppe Menin

Let's take a look at why continuous manufacturing is a real-life example of how predictive analytics techniques can revolutionize the way a solid-dose drug is produced.

If craft brewers did software

By Martyn Williams

Small breweries face many challenges that reinforce their tendency to stay small — I'd like to explain how digital tools can help small brewers compete in a bubbling market.

The latest measures in industrial cyber security

By Reinhard Mayr

Let's check out why we think Research cooperation's in the area of OT Security are important