November 25, 2021

Every factory knows the challenge of PLC. PLCs (Programmable Logic Controller) are installed in various automated equipment, and there are many different types of PLCs with different programming language. Due to these differences and the complexity, it is very difficult to update existing PLC programming to add new features.

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November 25, 2021

In many cases our customers already have machines which collect data, however they do not have access to analyze this data. Instead of installing new sensors on the line, you can also utilize the existing data via OPC-servers. To show how this is done we have made a one-pager.

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November 25, 2021

Factbird View uses off-the-shelf standard webcams to stream video footage from factories. The Factbird sends the video data to the Blackbird cloud server directly via WiFi without interfering with existing automation layers, which makes the installation plug and play.
Now a new function has been added on the stop analytic page, which allows to access the video clips of each stop even more seamlessly.

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November 5, 2021

Discontinuation notice – Check-in using The Things Network We would like to inform that the software service of the Blackbird Check-in (the version using “The Things Network”) will be discontinued effective from December 1st, 2021, as the network that is used for the Blackbird Check-in, The Things Network V2, will be permanently shut down on December

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October 27, 2021

PwC is a global consulting company with broad experience and knowledge in industry 4.0. PwC Belgium combines their consulting expertise with new technologies to bring even more value to their clients. The Blackbird solution is one of the technologies they use to drive digital transformation at their manufacturing clients.

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October 19, 2021

Blackbird Doubles Down on Commitment to Fast-Track Industry 4.0 with Launch of Factbird Duo

Blackbird is thrilled to launch Factbird® Duo, a new IoT device that helps factories quickly and seamlessly start and accelerate the process of digitization.

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