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Rapyuta Robotics Opens New Office in Chicago, U.S.A., as the First Step in Global Expansion ~Accelerating Warehouse efficiency in the U.S.~
Rapyuta Robotics, Co., Ltd., a leading developer of collaborative pick-assist robots (Rapyuta PA-AMR), or warehouse robots, and pioneers of Cloud Robotics, has established the U.S. subsidiary, Rapyuta Robotics, Inc. In celebration of the establishment of the U.S. subsidiary, the company also unveiled a redesign of the interactive character on their
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corporate, engineering, events, press release
/ 26 Jan 2023
Rapyuta Robotics Opens New Office in Chicago, U.S.A., as the First Step in Global Expansion ~Accelerating Warehouse efficiency in the U.S.~
Rapyuta Robotics, Co., Ltd., a leading developer of collaborative pick-assist robots (Rapyuta PA-AMR), or warehouse robots, and pioneers of Cloud Robotics, has established the U.S. subsidiary, Rapyuta Robotics, Inc. In celebration of the establishment of the U.S. subsidiary, the company also unveiled a redesign of the interactive character on their
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engineering
/ 12 Nov 2020
Towards Production Ready CI/CD of Cloud Robotics
In this post, we will demonstrate how you can integrate rapyuta.io to help build, run simulations and deploy these applications in continuous fashion on real robots reliably.
engineering
/ 12 Nov 2020
Towards Production Ready CI/CD of Cloud Robotics
In this post, we will demonstrate how you can integrate rapyuta.io to help build, run simulations and deploy these applications in continuous fashion on real robots reliably.
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engineering
/ 07 Oct 2020
Routed Networks – A robust communication system for cloud-connected robots
Authors: Alankrita Pathak and Dhananjay Sathe The Current State of Multi-Robot Communication with ROS1 In the ROS1 world, all relevant ROS nodes form a fully connected communication graph with peer-to-peer data transfer mediated by a single point of discovery (ROS master). It is a reliable approach when dealing with…
engineering
/ 07 Oct 2020
Routed Networks – A robust communication system for cloud-connected robots
Authors: Alankrita Pathak and Dhananjay Sathe The Current State of Multi-Robot Communication with ROS1 In the ROS1 world, all relevant ROS nodes form a fully connected communication graph with peer-to-peer data transfer mediated by a single point of discovery (ROS master). It is a reliable approach when dealing with…
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engineering, people
/ 26 Aug 2020
For warehouse robotics adoption – awareness, reliability, and cost holds the key – Karthik Naig
About Karthik Karthik Naig made his first foray into warehouse robots at Greyorange in 2015. After helping build out the software for Butler robots and scaling the business at Greyorange, he was excited with the cloud approach to robotics, and has been driving the PA AMRs initiative at Rapyuta…
engineering, people
/ 26 Aug 2020
For warehouse robotics adoption – awareness, reliability, and cost holds the key – Karthik Naig
About Karthik Karthik Naig made his first foray into warehouse robots at Greyorange in 2015. After helping build out the software for Butler robots and scaling the business at Greyorange, he was excited with the cloud approach to robotics, and has been driving the PA AMRs initiative at Rapyuta…
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people
/ 26 Jun 2020
What we develop here at Rapyuta Robotics, is beneficial for society as a whole – Michael Orr
Interview with Michael Orr, who is an engineering lead at Rapyuta. He talks about careers in robotics, his view on engineering and his motivations
people
/ 26 Jun 2020
What we develop here at Rapyuta Robotics, is beneficial for society as a whole – Michael Orr
Interview with Michael Orr, who is an engineering lead at Rapyuta. He talks about careers in robotics, his view on engineering and his motivations
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engineering
/ 16 Jun 2020
Cloud Robotics: Our Perspective
This blog post details our perspective of Cloud Robotics presented at the Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2019 Workshop, Messe Freiburg, Germany on 2019-06-23.  Cloud Robotics – Origin The term “Cloud Robotics” was first coined by James Kuffner, at the time a Google employee, in 2010 [1]. The new…
engineering
/ 16 Jun 2020
Cloud Robotics: Our Perspective
This blog post details our perspective of Cloud Robotics presented at the Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2019 Workshop, Messe Freiburg, Germany on 2019-06-23.  Cloud Robotics – Origin The term “Cloud Robotics” was first coined by James Kuffner, at the time a Google employee, in 2010 [1]. The new…
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engineering
/ 07 May 2020
Incident Report: Breach of rapyuta.io devices due to a vulnerability in SaltStack
A new exploit on SaltStack was actively exploited, resulting in the installation of malware on some rapyuta.io devices that were online during the time of the attack. Fortunately, the malware was a more uncomplicated variety, and we were able to remove it successfully from all affected devices. We take…
engineering
/ 07 May 2020
Incident Report: Breach of rapyuta.io devices due to a vulnerability in SaltStack
A new exploit on SaltStack was actively exploited, resulting in the installation of malware on some rapyuta.io devices that were online during the time of the attack. Fortunately, the malware was a more uncomplicated variety, and we were able to remove it successfully from all affected devices. We take…
...
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people
/ 23 Apr 2020
“Every time a customer is demanding, the demanding attitude makes us stronger” — Interview with Mr Taka Kobori
Rohit: Taka San, good morning! Can you tell us about your early life, where you worked before this, and how did you join Rapyuta? Taka: Good morning! After I graduated from university, I joined a consulting firm, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting, as an IT consultant. I mainly managed ERP implementations…
people
/ 23 Apr 2020
“Every time a customer is demanding, the demanding attitude makes us stronger” — Interview with Mr Taka Kobori
Rohit: Taka San, good morning! Can you tell us about your early life, where you worked before this, and how did you join Rapyuta? Taka: Good morning! After I graduated from university, I joined a consulting firm, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting, as an IT consultant. I mainly managed ERP implementations…
...
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events
/ 26 Feb 2020
A Safari into the KubeVerse 
Dhanajay Sathe giving his talk at Kubernetes Forum Bangalore As part of our knowledge-sharing initiatives, our Staff Engineer Dhananjay Sathe gave a talk at Kubernetes Forum, Bangalore, India. With his own style of humor interspersed with enlightening facts, he took the audience on a Safari, literally! He introduced this…
events
/ 26 Feb 2020
A Safari into the KubeVerse 
Dhanajay Sathe giving his talk at Kubernetes Forum Bangalore As part of our knowledge-sharing initiatives, our Staff Engineer Dhananjay Sathe gave a talk at Kubernetes Forum, Bangalore, India. With his own style of humor interspersed with enlightening facts, he took the audience on a Safari, literally! He introduced this…
...
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corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed a strategic funding round from Monoful Inc. (group company of GLP Japan)
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Monoful Inc. (“Monoful”), a leading provider of logistics solutions. Monoful — a subsidiary of GLP Japan — is the lead investor of the funding…
corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed a strategic funding round from Monoful Inc. (group company of GLP Japan)
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Monoful Inc. (“Monoful”), a leading provider of logistics solutions. Monoful — a subsidiary of GLP Japan — is the lead investor of the funding…
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corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed strategic funding round from Yaskawa Electric Corporation
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Yaskawa Electric Corporation (“Yaskawa”) (Kitakyushu, Fukuoka: Representative Director and President: Hiroshi Ogasawara), a global leader in industrial robots and motion…
corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed strategic funding round from Yaskawa Electric Corporation
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Yaskawa Electric Corporation (“Yaskawa”) (Kitakyushu, Fukuoka: Representative Director and President: Hiroshi Ogasawara), a global leader in industrial robots and motion…
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engineering
/ 14 Feb 2020
CloudRobotics #101 — Deploying, Managing, and Operating TurtleBot3
Introduction TurtleBot3 is a small, programmable, popular ROS-based mobile robot for use in education, research, hobby, and product prototyping. The goal of TurtleBot3 is to dramatically lower the barrier to entry of a hardware robotics platform for tinkering. While this is true for the hardware, the software development for…
engineering
/ 14 Feb 2020
CloudRobotics #101 — Deploying, Managing, and Operating TurtleBot3
Introduction TurtleBot3 is a small, programmable, popular ROS-based mobile robot for use in education, research, hobby, and product prototyping. The goal of TurtleBot3 is to dramatically lower the barrier to entry of a hardware robotics platform for tinkering. While this is true for the hardware, the software development for…
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events
/ 26 Dec 2019
Event report — iREX 2019
We exhibited for the first time at the “2019 International Robot Exhibition (iREX 2019)” held at Tokyo Big Sight from December 18 (Wednesday) to 21 (Saturday), 2019. It was a huge success for us. In this article, we share an overview of what happened at the event. We showed…
events
/ 26 Dec 2019
Event report — iREX 2019
We exhibited for the first time at the “2019 International Robot Exhibition (iREX 2019)” held at Tokyo Big Sight from December 18 (Wednesday) to 21 (Saturday), 2019. It was a huge success for us. In this article, we share an overview of what happened at the event. We showed…
...
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engineering
/ 07 Oct 2020
Routed Networks – A robust communication system for cloud-connected robots
Authors: Alankrita Pathak and Dhananjay Sathe The Current State of Multi-Robot Communication with ROS1 In the ROS1 world, all relevant ROS nodes form a fully connected communication graph with peer-to-peer data transfer mediated by a single point of discovery (ROS master). It is a reliable approach when dealing with…
engineering
/ 07 Oct 2020
Routed Networks – A robust communication system for cloud-connected robots
Authors: Alankrita Pathak and Dhananjay Sathe The Current State of Multi-Robot Communication with ROS1 In the ROS1 world, all relevant ROS nodes form a fully connected communication graph with peer-to-peer data transfer mediated by a single point of discovery (ROS master). It is a reliable approach when dealing with…
...
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engineering, people
/ 26 Aug 2020
For warehouse robotics adoption – awareness, reliability, and cost holds the key – Karthik Naig
About Karthik Karthik Naig made his first foray into warehouse robots at Greyorange in 2015. After helping build out the software for Butler robots and scaling the business at Greyorange, he was excited with the cloud approach to robotics, and has been driving the PA AMRs initiative at Rapyuta…
engineering, people
/ 26 Aug 2020
For warehouse robotics adoption – awareness, reliability, and cost holds the key – Karthik Naig
About Karthik Karthik Naig made his first foray into warehouse robots at Greyorange in 2015. After helping build out the software for Butler robots and scaling the business at Greyorange, he was excited with the cloud approach to robotics, and has been driving the PA AMRs initiative at Rapyuta…
...
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people
/ 26 Jun 2020
What we develop here at Rapyuta Robotics, is beneficial for society as a whole – Michael Orr
Interview with Michael Orr, who is an engineering lead at Rapyuta. He talks about careers in robotics, his view on engineering and his motivations
people
/ 26 Jun 2020
What we develop here at Rapyuta Robotics, is beneficial for society as a whole – Michael Orr
Interview with Michael Orr, who is an engineering lead at Rapyuta. He talks about careers in robotics, his view on engineering and his motivations
...
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engineering
/ 16 Jun 2020
Cloud Robotics: Our Perspective
This blog post details our perspective of Cloud Robotics presented at the Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2019 Workshop, Messe Freiburg, Germany on 2019-06-23.  Cloud Robotics – Origin The term “Cloud Robotics” was first coined by James Kuffner, at the time a Google employee, in 2010 [1]. The new…
engineering
/ 16 Jun 2020
Cloud Robotics: Our Perspective
This blog post details our perspective of Cloud Robotics presented at the Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2019 Workshop, Messe Freiburg, Germany on 2019-06-23.  Cloud Robotics – Origin The term “Cloud Robotics” was first coined by James Kuffner, at the time a Google employee, in 2010 [1]. The new…
...
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engineering
/ 07 May 2020
Incident Report: Breach of rapyuta.io devices due to a vulnerability in SaltStack
A new exploit on SaltStack was actively exploited, resulting in the installation of malware on some rapyuta.io devices that were online during the time of the attack. Fortunately, the malware was a more uncomplicated variety, and we were able to remove it successfully from all affected devices. We take…
engineering
/ 07 May 2020
Incident Report: Breach of rapyuta.io devices due to a vulnerability in SaltStack
A new exploit on SaltStack was actively exploited, resulting in the installation of malware on some rapyuta.io devices that were online during the time of the attack. Fortunately, the malware was a more uncomplicated variety, and we were able to remove it successfully from all affected devices. We take…
...
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people
/ 23 Apr 2020
“Every time a customer is demanding, the demanding attitude makes us stronger” — Interview with Mr Taka Kobori
Rohit: Taka San, good morning! Can you tell us about your early life, where you worked before this, and how did you join Rapyuta? Taka: Good morning! After I graduated from university, I joined a consulting firm, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting, as an IT consultant. I mainly managed ERP implementations…
people
/ 23 Apr 2020
“Every time a customer is demanding, the demanding attitude makes us stronger” — Interview with Mr Taka Kobori
Rohit: Taka San, good morning! Can you tell us about your early life, where you worked before this, and how did you join Rapyuta? Taka: Good morning! After I graduated from university, I joined a consulting firm, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting, as an IT consultant. I mainly managed ERP implementations…
...
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events
/ 26 Feb 2020
A Safari into the KubeVerse 
Dhanajay Sathe giving his talk at Kubernetes Forum Bangalore As part of our knowledge-sharing initiatives, our Staff Engineer Dhananjay Sathe gave a talk at Kubernetes Forum, Bangalore, India. With his own style of humor interspersed with enlightening facts, he took the audience on a Safari, literally! He introduced this…
events
/ 26 Feb 2020
A Safari into the KubeVerse 
Dhanajay Sathe giving his talk at Kubernetes Forum Bangalore As part of our knowledge-sharing initiatives, our Staff Engineer Dhananjay Sathe gave a talk at Kubernetes Forum, Bangalore, India. With his own style of humor interspersed with enlightening facts, he took the audience on a Safari, literally! He introduced this…
...
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corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed a strategic funding round from Monoful Inc. (group company of GLP Japan)
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Monoful Inc. (“Monoful”), a leading provider of logistics solutions. Monoful — a subsidiary of GLP Japan — is the lead investor of the funding…
corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed a strategic funding round from Monoful Inc. (group company of GLP Japan)
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Monoful Inc. (“Monoful”), a leading provider of logistics solutions. Monoful — a subsidiary of GLP Japan — is the lead investor of the funding…
...
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corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed strategic funding round from Yaskawa Electric Corporation
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Yaskawa Electric Corporation (“Yaskawa”) (Kitakyushu, Fukuoka: Representative Director and President: Hiroshi Ogasawara), a global leader in industrial robots and motion…
corporate
/ 20 Feb 2020
Rapyuta Robotics closed strategic funding round from Yaskawa Electric Corporation
Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (“Rapyuta Robotics”) (Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) which offers rapyuta.io, the world’s first cloud robotics platform, has established a business partnership and raised funding from Yaskawa Electric Corporation (“Yaskawa”) (Kitakyushu, Fukuoka: Representative Director and President: Hiroshi Ogasawara), a global leader in industrial robots and motion…
...
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engineering
/ 14 Feb 2020
CloudRobotics #101 — Deploying, Managing, and Operating TurtleBot3
Introduction TurtleBot3 is a small, programmable, popular ROS-based mobile robot for use in education, research, hobby, and product prototyping. The goal of TurtleBot3 is to dramatically lower the barrier to entry of a hardware robotics platform for tinkering. While this is true for the hardware, the software development for…
engineering
/ 14 Feb 2020
CloudRobotics #101 — Deploying, Managing, and Operating TurtleBot3
Introduction TurtleBot3 is a small, programmable, popular ROS-based mobile robot for use in education, research, hobby, and product prototyping. The goal of TurtleBot3 is to dramatically lower the barrier to entry of a hardware robotics platform for tinkering. While this is true for the hardware, the software development for…
...
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events
/ 26 Dec 2019
Event report — iREX 2019
We exhibited for the first time at the “2019 International Robot Exhibition (iREX 2019)” held at Tokyo Big Sight from December 18 (Wednesday) to 21 (Saturday), 2019. It was a huge success for us. In this article, we share an overview of what happened at the event. We showed…
events
/ 26 Dec 2019
Event report — iREX 2019
We exhibited for the first time at the “2019 International Robot Exhibition (iREX 2019)” held at Tokyo Big Sight from December 18 (Wednesday) to 21 (Saturday), 2019. It was a huge success for us. In this article, we share an overview of what happened at the event. We showed…
...
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corporate
/ 27 May 2019
Rapyuta Robotics and Microsoft Japan to collaborate on development of Cloud Robotics platform…
Press release May 27 2019 Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (Head office: Chuo, Tokyo, Co-founder and CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) and Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. (Head office: Minato, Tokyo, President: Takuya Hirano) announce that they are that two parties will collaborate in promoting…
corporate
/ 27 May 2019
Rapyuta Robotics and Microsoft Japan to collaborate on development of Cloud Robotics platform…
Press release May 27 2019 Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd. (Head office: Chuo, Tokyo, Co-founder and CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah) and Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. (Head office: Minato, Tokyo, President: Takuya Hirano) announce that they are that two parties will collaborate in promoting…
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