Key considerations when choosing a robot’s operating system

About the whitepaper

Whether it be down to technological advances, rising market demand or just the ‘cool’ factor, the increase in robotics is happening and across numerous industries from healthcare, industrial to retail.

Robot with a display

Worldwide robotic spending, encompassing hardware, software and related services, is set to reach US$230.7bn by 2021.

IDC - 2017

Any robotics manufacturer needs to consider how their operating system (OS) will influence both the speed and efficiency of development and then how that performs in production to provide a stable yet supportable product in the long run. These considerations are even more important in such a fast moving and competitive market.

Whitepaper highlights:

  • How to maximise and leverage the skills of your existing engineers to accelerate your development process
  • Ensure a smooth integration with your other infrastructure and hardware to enhance compatibility and reduce friction
  • Secure a long term, stable and profitable lifespan for your robot
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