ABB acquires R&D engineering firm Meshmind to advance AI and software-driven automation

ATI News Team

The investment will accelerate the company’s capabilities in software engineering and AI-based applications including machine learning and vision

Tech leader electrification and automation, ABB announced on Jan 18 that it has agreed to acquire a majority of software service provider Meshmind to expand its research and development capabilities in AI, Industrial IoT, and machine vision. Through this acquisition, ABB will integrate engineering talent, AI, and software knowledge to form a new global R&D hub to further accelerate the development of innovative automation solutions within its Machine Automation division (B&R).

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