Automation & Controls

Effective 2nd November 2015, GE acquired Alstom’s energy businesses.
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GE achieved a milestone with the close of the Alstom deal… As part of the milestone, we are excited to announce the formation of Automation & Controls, part of GE’s Industrial Solutions business.

Customer Letter   Lettre à la clientèle

GE’s Automation & Controls combines what were formerly known as GE’s Intelligent Platforms and Alstom’s Power Automation & Controls. Download Frequently Asked Questions about this alliance.

Customer FAQ

Juan de Bedout, chief technology officer at GE Energy Connections, introduces GE’s Automation & Controls solution platform. Automation & Controls connects customers’ machines, data and people for better, faster, safer and more reliable performance.

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Latest Blog

I recently wrote a blog post called “ Why Connectivity to Controls Matters ,” where I discussed the concept of an “Advise” layer enabled by connectivity and how this optimizes machines and processes much like how connectivity has made humans more efficient. Last month we introduced this idea to our...
Customer Stories
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Business Process Management
A New Era

The Industrial Internet is the convergence of the global industrial system with the power of advanced computing, analytics, low-cost sensing and new levels of connectivity permitted by the Internet. Discover how you can make the Industrial Internet real.

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