Automation has been pivotal in expanding the capabilities of a wide variety of industries, including IT, manufacturing, software, etc. The future of automation looks even more different, with the Internet of Things (IoT), the growth of intelligent robots, the advancement of software automation, data and analytics, and cybersecurity implications. This course helps professionals build expertise in the latest automation trends and what the future looks like. This knowledge can help you better market yourself to current or future employers.
Introduction to Automation provides a comprehensive overview of the technical areas of automation from both a systems and security perspective. It includes examples of best practices in automation design and aids in developing a student's comfort using the vocabulary of automation systems and security.