From Festo Bionic:
With the bionic butterflies, for the first time Festo combines the ultralight construction of artificial insects with collision-free flying behaviour in a collective. For coordination purposes, the eMotionButterflies make use of a guidance and monitoring system, which could be used in the networked factory of the future... ( additional info )
Like their natural role models, the BionicANTs work together under clear rules. They communicate with each other and coordinate their actions and movements among each other. The artificial ants thus demonstrate how autonomous individual components can solve a complex task together working as an overall networked system... ( additional info )
The Helix 511 delivers ultra-reliable, fanless computing using Intel® 12th Generation performance hybrid processing. The system is ideal for real-time decision making in robotics, with support for 4 simultaneous serial connections. Thanks to its fanless design, the Helix 511 is resistant to damage from airborne particulate, extreme temperatures, shock and vibration, and electromagnetic interference.