Robots have long been the workhorses on the production lines in modern factories. Manufacturers worldwide benefit in terms of increased productivity and cost optimization. Against the background of Industry 4.0 and Smart Factory, the latest generation of industrial robots is revolutionizing traditional production processes. This generation is used as collaborative robots, otherwise known as cobots. They work alongside people, support them in the respective manufacturing processes and increase the quality of the finished products thanks to their highly precise and safe working methods.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://eepower.com/market-insight/2018/06/semiconductors-bring-robots-closer-humans-1125