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Article archive for CLPA Europe;

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    CC-Link IE TSN launch at Hannover Messe(24/05/2019)

    During the event, Mr. Masaki Sakuyama, Chairman of Mitsubishi Electric, visited the CLPA’s stand and discussed the impact of the CLPA’s latest open industrial Ethernet technology, CC-Link IE TSN, on the factories of the future.

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    CC-Link IE and CC-Link adoption soars(13/07/2016)

    Over 2,000,000 CC-Link IE and CC-Link devices were installed in industrial automation applications during 2015, bringing the total number of nodes around the world to almost 17,000,000 by the end of the financial year in March 2016.

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    CC-Link Partner Association welcomes Cisco as a board member(28/06/2015)

    The CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA), which promotes the widespread use of the Ethernet-based industrial open network CC-Link IE, has announced that Cisco will join the CLPA as a new board member.

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    SLMP for CC-Link IE offers rapid way to exploit the protocol(29/03/2015)

    The time needed to develop products for CC-Link IE Field networks can be dramatically reduced using the Seamless Message Protocol (SLMP) technology of CC-Link IE, the gigabit open industrial Ethernet network.

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    €10,000 funding support now available for CC-Link product developers(15/06/2014)

    CLPA, the organisation that governs and promotes the use of the CC-Link open automation network in Asia, has announced support to help device and component manufacturers develop products with this technology for sales in Asia.

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    Open industrial networking associations ASI and CLPA forge stronger links(22/12/2013)

    AS-International and the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) have announced the formation of a relationship in order to provide a complete open network hierarchy for a wide range of application types.

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    Industrial automation: shifting up a gear(04/12/2013)

    Speed matters, especially when building modern production machinery to offer the highest levels of productivity, so it is no surprise to see gigabit Ethernet speeds in the latest industrial networks. John Browett looks at where these networks are currently being used, and speculates on how they will become the norm in many applications.

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    Multiple approvals enhance CC-Link’s global acceptability(16/08/2013)

    CC-Link open network technologies have won a swathe of new industrial standards’ certifications relating to Japan, China and the worldwide semiconductor industry.

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    Industry 4.0: a catalyst for trade with Asia?(13/08/2013)

    Since the concept was launched at Hannover earlier this year, Industry 4.0 has been the buzzword on everyone’s lips.

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    Fieldbus helps Ford Mazda stay flexible in China(21/11/2012)

    Over the past few years, vehicle manufacturers in the West have seen possibly their biggest opportunity to date: selling to the world’s largest vehicle market - China. Back in 2004, the Changan Ford Mazda Nanjing Company was established by Ford and Mazda, operating a plant based on Mazda's 'Triangle Control' concept for multiple model production.

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    Free USB stick for all DPA readers!(23/08/2012)

    If you are an exporter of automation hardware or machines, there’s one essential passport to doing business in China and other Far Eastern markets, and that is CC-Link.

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    CLPA announces its Platinum Sponsorship of EMSS 2012(17/08/2012)

    The CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) has announced that it is to be a Platinum Sponsor of the European Manufacturing Strategies Summit 2012, Düsseldorf, Germany, October 29-31.

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    CC-Link white paper explores strategies for entering the Chinese market(19/06/2012)

    Doors that open to commercial opportunities in China are explored in a new White Paper from the CC-Link Partners Association (CLPA). China is set to be one of the major growth engines for manufacturing for decades to come, and many European companies are keen to access this vast market. It is also likely to prove to be a ‘hub’ from which neighbouring countries will also develop global manufacturing capabilities.

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    Starter kits make CC-Link adoption simple(16/04/2012)

    Engineers considering developing CC-Link Open Network enabled versions of their own products can now use simple-to-use starter kits developed by the CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA). CC-Link has over 250 companies making thousands of enabled devices. The global installed base is almost 9 million devices and in Asia, it's considered a de-facto standard in many industries, including automotive and flat panel display manufacture.

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    Free video opens gateway to success in China(08/12/2011)

    The CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA) has just released a new “Gateway to China” (G2C) programme video; based on the recent webinar of the same subject, it should be of great interest to any company selling into China or planning to approach the market. The webinar video is hosted by John Browett, CLPA Acting General Manager, who provides a fascinating overview of the Chinese automation market.