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Adept begins to use Willow Garage’s ROS for their line of industrial robots

February 15, 2012

Adept Technology appears to be bridging the gap between industrial robotics and the very real need for safer, more flexible, vision-enabled, mobile and easily trainable service robots. Today they announced a collaboration with Willow Garage to harness Willow Garage’s ROS (robotic operating system) so that new methods can be used to control, simulate and program legacy industrial robots.
Read how they are entering the material handling marketplace as an OEM, a components provider, and partner with other OEMs.

Frank Tobe is the owner and publisher of The Robot Report, and is also a panel member for Robohub's Robotics by Invitation series... read more

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