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Tech Minutes From FedEx – Autonomous Tuggers

Vecna Robotics’ autonomous tugger maximizes warehouse efficiency. See the self-driving tow tractor in action at FedEx Ground.

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Building Management
AMR Navigation Podcast with Zachary Dydek

Empty shelves at the grocery store – what is the solution? Vecna Robotics is a technology company that is using robotics and artificial intelligence to solve material handling and logistics problems. We talk with Vecna Robotics’ CTO, Zac Dydek, about how humans and robots work together, what the future of automated material handling looks like, […]

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Building Management
Material Handling Robots: Customer Testimonial

See Vecna Robotics’ material-handling robots in action, and hear from the people who work alongside them every day. Find out how material-handling robots can provide key adaptability and reliable performance in a dynamic setting. To learn more, go to vecnarobotics.com

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Building Management
Vecna Robotics’ Autonomous Counterbalanced Fork Truck

The Autonomous Counterbalanced Fork Truck is a highly versatile, safe, intelligent and integrated pallet-handling solution. This next-generation AMR offers vertical lift of up to 72”to move a wider range of payloads and pallet types, lift inventory to and from equipment, and seamlessly work alongside other materials handling vehicles and human workers improving productivity in dynamic […]

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Building Management
Milton Cat Interview – Self-Driving Pallet Jack

See how Milton Cat uses Vecna Robotics’ self-driving pallet jack to transport pallets across their facility.

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Building Management
Product Launch of Vecna Robotics’ Autonomous Counterbalanced Fork Truck

On December 9th, 2020 Vecna Robotics unveiled the fully Autonomous Counterbalanced Fork Truck to the world in a live virtual product launch. See the recording here that includes the Q&A from the live audience, then learn more about this self-driving vehicle on our page

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Building Management
Retail Runs on Pallet Moving Robots – NRF 2023

Our experts explain why the retail industry runs on pallets… and pallet-moving robots! Find out why autonomous mobile robots are an essential part of building the e-commerce and omnichannel strategies of the future.

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Women's empowerment
Seizing the Narrative: The Transformative Impact of Storytelling on Women’s Empowerment
April 19, 2024

With gender equality becoming a significant global agenda, the narrative around women’s empowerment is more relevant than ever. Amid rising awareness and shifting societal norms, women are increasingly seeking avenues for self-expression and empowerment. A recent study by the Global Gender Gap Report highlights that while progress is being made, substantial efforts are still […]

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V2G technology
Plug into the Future: Decoding V2G for Utility Applications
April 19, 2024

Brian Rudy from Verizon IoT and Melissa Chan of Fermata Energy explore the cutting-edge potential of vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology at DISTRIBUTECH 2024. Their discussion highlights how this innovation transforms electric vehicles into dynamic energy storage units, capable of stabilizing the grid by storing and discharging power as needed. This technology represents a significant shift […]

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zero trust architecture
Secure Grid Modernization with Zero Trust Architecture
April 19, 2024

Ray Bauer of Verizon Business engages with Del Rodriguez from Palo Alto Networks at DISTRIBUTECH 2024. Rodriguez shares insights into the significance of cybersecurity within the utility sector, particularly in light of increasing cyber threats and the convergence of IT and operational technology (OT). Bauer and Rodriguez discuss Palo Alto Networks’ initiatives to enhance […]

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private wireless networks
Private Wireless Networks
April 19, 2024

Verizon host Wayne Weeks discusses the evolving utility industry with John Gaster, CEO of KSI Data Sciences at DISTRIBUTECH 2024. Together, they explore how KSI focuses on harnessing data from remote sensing devices to enhance the safety, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness of utility operations. Gaster emphasizes the significant role of AI and machine learning in […]

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The Fastest Robot Fleet for Pallet Handling
February 1, 2023

Vecna Robotics’ AMRs are the fastest pallet handling robots in the industry, topping out at 3 m/s. Combined with Vecna Robotics’ advanced pallet handling and Free Space Navigation technology, these robots are smarter and more nimble than any other before.

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Solving Retail Problems with Edge Solutions
April 8, 2021

Edge computing means various things to different industries. For Christie Rice, Director of Business Development for Retail at the Intel Internet of Things Group, and Richard Newman, CTO and Co-Founder at Reliant, edge computing is all about the retail experience. “For a lot of enterprises, particularly the ones that we focus on in retail […]

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How Does Weather Affect the Electrical Grid?
March 22, 2021

Since the 1900s, electricity has become an integral part of our lives, determining our access to warmth, food, communication, safety, and health. The weather, however, can greatly affect our access to electricity, especially when we may need it the most. An analysis conducted by Climate Central found that there was a 67% increase in weather-related […]

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Beyond the Concept: Controls Retrofits and the Things to Consider
March 17, 2021

Donavan Moore, Electrical Design Department Manager at Concept Systems, and Jerry Flynn, Principal Engineer at Concept Systems, talked about all things controls retrofits on Beyond the Concept. They had the tips and the insights for considering and the factors involved when determining if a retrofit makes sense. Moore’s work in design automation dates back […]

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The Future of Air Transportation: UAM, AAM, and eVTOL
March 11, 2021

Martin Cullen discusses the exciting new world of urban air mobility with technology advancements in electric-powered, vertical-takeoff and landing vehicles.

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Electrification and Decarbonization Create Better Spaces
March 11, 2021

“Electrification is another piece of the journey to decarbonize, which means releasing less CO2 into the atmosphere. To do this, it’s reducing the burning of fossil fuels for energy, which relates mainly to building heating for space and water,” Scanlan explained. The move toward this, certain to be a bigger focus in the next year, […]

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Digital Directions: Pardon the Technology Disruption
March 9, 2021

Doug Bannister, Founder and Chief Technology Officer for Omnivex Corporation, Mensa member, and all-around Renaissance man, knows how fast technology changes. His involvement in the technology industry dates back to 1991. Back then, only those in the know knew what the internet was. Things have grown leaps and bounds in the 30 years that […]

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Next Level Commerce: Staying Up on Fraud Prevention through Pandemic-Inspired Innovation
March 9, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic was a challenge for retailers, but many of them rose to the occasion with solutions that made it possible to keep running their business while keeping their employees and customers safe. Unfortunately, where there is commerce, there will almost always be crime, and the pandemic gave fraudsters other avenues to pursue, said […]

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Software and Technology: COVID’s Lasting Effects On Call Centers
March 9, 2021

The story of call centers at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic mirrored that of many industries. The understanding of the dangerous of the coronavirus sent offices scrambling as they looked to allow employees to work safely but effectively from their homes. The call center industry also was faced with the fact that recordings […]

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