Why Rockwell Automation
top_nav_why_svg AUTOMATION OVERVIEW WHY ROCKWELL AUTOMATION CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY OUR FINANCIALS

WE ARE THE LARGEST COMPANY SOLELY DEDICATED TO
AUTOMATION AND INFORMATION

WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS

reduce time
Lower Costs
Improve Utilization
Manage Risks

THE
CONNECTED
ENTERPRISE

OUR VISION FOR SMART MANUFACTURING

The Connected Enterprise is a practical, step-by-step approach that helps manufacturers and machine builders achieve real business outcomes. It converges plant-level and enterprise networks, and securely connects people, processes and technologies through the use of information to drive productivity, sustainability and global competitiveness.

It all starts with connecting smart devices on the plant floor. Being able to perform analytics at the device level up through the enterprise layer provides unprecedented access to better information, which, in turn, enables better decision making.

It’s how we bring the Connected Enterprise to life.

Connected Enterprise
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OUR THREE KEY
DIFFERENTIATORS

Rockwell Automation offers a broad portfolio of control and information products, a global service and support network, and a resource-rich network of business and technology partners.

1 TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION
& BROAD PORTFOLIO

Rockwell Automation has set the industry standards for performance, quality, and reliability and is recognized all over the world for innovation and excellence.

Rockwell Automation offers:

  • A full range of automation systems and components
  • Information software that can gather information from intelligent assets to deliver insight into production to streamline operations
  • Visualization and HMI offerings ranging from simple machine interfaces to complex plant-wide systems that communicate with devices through an industrial Ethernet network
  • Integrated motion control with advanced safety features and power savings
  • Intelligent motor control products and systems
  • Comprehensive set of machine and process safety solutions
  • Extensive line of reliable, flexible, and high-performance sensors
The Only Control Platform

Logix

Logix
Stratix

Stratix®

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Kinetix

Kinetix®

PowerFlex®

Powerflex
Logix®

Logix

Straix®

Stratix®

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Kinetix®

Kinetix®

PowerFlex®

PowerFlex®

Rockwell Automation Integrated Architecture®, an industrial software system anchored by the Logix control platform — a platform built on open standards making it the only scalable, multi-discipline, information-enabled control platform.

2 DOMAIN EXPERTISE
& GLOBAL SUPPORT

An integral part of our success is our global workforce comprised of 22,000 people with diverse backgrounds and experiences; people with deep industry knowledge and exceptional solutions skills serving customers in more than 80 countries.

At Rockwell Automation, we leverage domain expertise in many industries, sharing best practices and enlisting the knowledge and experiences of an entire supply chain. This domain knowledge allows us to provide a wide range of solutions, service and support to meet our customer needs.

One example is our remote monitoring capability that allows access to our support network no matter where manufacturing operations are located.

REMOTE MONITORING SOLUTIONS

Transforming knowledge
into power, securely

remote monitoring solutions

SOLUTIONS

  • Consulting & Integration Services
  • Industrial Automation & Control Solutions
  • Industrial Networks & Security Solutions
  • Information Solutions
  • Process Solutions
  • Safety Solutions

SERVICES & SUPPORT

  • Remote Technical Support
  • Remanufacturting & Repair Services
  • OnSite Services
  • Training Advisor
  • Migration Services
Rockwell Automation Domain Expertise

Across industries and processes, we leverage our broad and deep domain expertise, extensive global capabilities, proven project management methodology, and partner resources to provide specific solutions, executed globally and supported locally.

Trusted Partners

3 TRUSTED PARTNERS
& UNIQUE MARKET ACCESS MODEL

The power of collaboration makes it possible to deliver a comprehensive solution for any business challenge. At Rockwell Automation, we have a network of leading companies whose products and services complete our solutions. Together, these business relationships allow us to construct strategies for streamlining supply chain costs, implement best practices for simplified project implementation, and deliver the greatest value in an automation investment.

Partner Network
Encompass Partners

Offer complementary products needed to solve an application challenges

» 131 ENCOMPASS PARTNERS WITH OVER 1300 PRODUCTS

Strategic Alliances

Partners with whom we go to market side-by-side to develop seamless joint solutions

» 500+ LICENSED PRODUCTS

OEMS

Machine and equipment builders that provide solutions using our technologies.

» EQUIPMENT AND MACHINE BUILDERS BUILDING MORE THAN 10,000 MACHINES ANNUALLY

System Integrators

Solutions-focused domain experts who help to design, build, install and service new and retrofitted automation systems

» 87 SOLUTION PARTNERS WITH ACCESS TO 2500 AUTOMATION ENGINEERS

Authorized Distributors

Provide access to products, services and people needed for a project

» 300 DISTRIBUTORS MARKET-MAKING CHANNEL

STRATEGIC ALLIANCES —
COLLABORATION FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS

microsoft
panduit
endress + hauser
fanuc
cisco
PTC
Trusted Partners

NEW
PARTNERSHIP

ANNOUNCED
JUNE 2018

Rockwell Automation partnership


Industry Leading IIoT Capabilities

Our strategic partnership with PTC creates the most comprehensive and flexible information software offering in the industry. This partnership will leverage both companies’ complementary resources, technologies, industry expertise and market presence. The combination of offerings creates an industry-leading industrial information platform with best-in-class IIoT and analytics capabilities, and expands our ability to deliver The Connected Enterprise.

This partnership accelerates profitable growth:

  • Enhances differentiation of our total portfolio
  • Accelerates revenue growth in information solutions and connected services
  • New project delivery revenue streams
  • Increases recurring revenue stream

INTEGRATED CONTROL
AND INFORMATION

Collaboration with partners enables us to
provide value at every level throughout
the organization.

Information control and integration Information control and integration
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Our global presence and domain expertise along with superior products, smart devices, and collaborative partners deliver the valuable data & analytics for a productive and agile connected enterprise.

SCALABLE
ANALYTICS

The market is flooded with analytic companies and cloud offerings. Our analytics platform is differentiated because it’s scalable and open from the device or origin of the data to the enterprise. The scalability allows customers to produce better business decisions, real-time.

 

DESCRIPTIVE

DIAGNOSTIC

PREDICTIVE

PRESCRIPTIVE

 


What plant
performed the best?


Why is site A throughput
below plan?


Will I meet plan today?
Tomorrow?


How can I change operations to improve profitability? Yield? Quality?

ENTERPRISE

 

 


Is the sysytem
running ok?


Why is line 1 quality affected?


Will process be stable?


How do I adjust to maintain/improve process stability?

SYSTEM

 

 


Am I running ok?


What is happening?


Likely next device state?
When?


What maintenance action is required? Why?

DEVICE

 
  • Scalable Analytics Descriptive
  • Scalable Analytics Diagnostic
  • Scalable Analytics Predictive
  • Scalable Analytics Prescriptive