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A series of blogs introducing the “culture and six core values” cherished by everyone who works at Rapyuta. #6
The sixth volume summarizes the company introduction and culture video released by Rapyuta Robotics.
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corporate, people
/ 02 Dec 2022
A series of blogs introducing the “culture and six core values” cherished by everyone who works at Rapyuta. #6
The sixth volume summarizes the company introduction and culture video released by Rapyuta Robotics.
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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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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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engineering
/ 08 Dec 2021
Deploying a Live Robot Demo in the Cloud
This is the story of how we deployed a 6DOF arm robot on rapyuta.io cloud platform – with full access to a “robot command station” in JupyterLab! We’re using the Niryo One robot here, but you could do this with any similar robot. Introducing the Cloud! rapyuta.io is a platform to run…
engineering
/ 08 Dec 2021
Deploying a Live Robot Demo in the Cloud
This is the story of how we deployed a 6DOF arm robot on rapyuta.io cloud platform – with full access to a “robot command station” in JupyterLab! We’re using the Niryo One robot here, but you could do this with any similar robot. Introducing the Cloud! rapyuta.io is a platform to run…
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engineering
/ 08 Dec 2021
Rapyuta’s New Command Line Interface (CLI)
To provide a developer-friendly experience Rapyuta now offers a powerful command-line interface in addition to the existing Web UI.  Why CLI ? CLI is aware of the shell context. For example, it automatically imports Secrets like docker registry settings and GitHub credentials from your shell environment. CLI allows you…
engineering
/ 08 Dec 2021
Rapyuta’s New Command Line Interface (CLI)
To provide a developer-friendly experience Rapyuta now offers a powerful command-line interface in addition to the existing Web UI.  Why CLI ? CLI is aware of the shell context. For example, it automatically imports Secrets like docker registry settings and GitHub credentials from your shell environment. CLI allows you…
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engineering
/ 29 Nov 2021
ROS Noetic Support on rapyuta.io
rapyuta.io platform now supports ROS Noetic – the 13th ROS distribution, exclusively targeted for Python3. ROS Noetic is primarily targeted for the Ubuntu focal 20.04 release. Working with ROS Noetic on rapyuta.io Onboarding a Device To onboard a device: On the left navigation bar, select Devices -> All Devices.…
engineering
/ 29 Nov 2021
ROS Noetic Support on rapyuta.io
rapyuta.io platform now supports ROS Noetic – the 13th ROS distribution, exclusively targeted for Python3. ROS Noetic is primarily targeted for the Ubuntu focal 20.04 release. Working with ROS Noetic on rapyuta.io Onboarding a Device To onboard a device: On the left navigation bar, select Devices -> All Devices.…
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engineering
/ 04 Nov 2021
Native Networks: Rapyuta’s solution to the challenges faced in multi robot communication with ROS 1
Robot Operating System or ROS is a set of tools that help you build distributed robotic applications. Let’s consider a scenario wherein we have a warehouse with multiple AMR-type robots serving orders. Communication between these robots is essential to schedule orders and to plan their navigation. Let’s explore some…
engineering
/ 04 Nov 2021
Native Networks: Rapyuta’s solution to the challenges faced in multi robot communication with ROS 1
Robot Operating System or ROS is a set of tools that help you build distributed robotic applications. Let’s consider a scenario wherein we have a warehouse with multiple AMR-type robots serving orders. Communication between these robots is essential to schedule orders and to plan their navigation. Let’s explore some…
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events
/ 22 Oct 2021
rclUE – a tool to enable cloud robotics simulation in Unreal Engine 4
rapyuta.io, our cloud robotics simulation software, is currently based on Gazebo and ROS (which we’ll call ROS1 hereafter, as ROS can also refer to both versions). This architecture presents a series of issues when trying to scale to multiple robots: ROS1 was originally designed for a single robot. Some…
events
/ 22 Oct 2021
rclUE – a tool to enable cloud robotics simulation in Unreal Engine 4
rapyuta.io, our cloud robotics simulation software, is currently based on Gazebo and ROS (which we’ll call ROS1 hereafter, as ROS can also refer to both versions). This architecture presents a series of issues when trying to scale to multiple robots: ROS1 was originally designed for a single robot. Some…
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project
/ 20 Oct 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Joins METI’s Project to Create a Robot Friendly Environment
Rapyuta Robotics Co. Ltd., (Tokyo, Japan CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah; hereinafter “Rapyuta Robotics”) is pleased to announce its participation with the Project for Creating a Robot-Friendly Environment, promoted by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI). Rapyuta Robotics will lend its industry expertise to the Logistics Warehouse Technical Committee,…
project
/ 20 Oct 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Joins METI’s Project to Create a Robot Friendly Environment
Rapyuta Robotics Co. Ltd., (Tokyo, Japan CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah; hereinafter “Rapyuta Robotics”) is pleased to announce its participation with the Project for Creating a Robot-Friendly Environment, promoted by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI). Rapyuta Robotics will lend its industry expertise to the Logistics Warehouse Technical Committee,…
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/ 27 Sep 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Aligns IP With Core Product Line
With 13 US and 3 PCT (Patent Cooperation Treaty) applications, we continue to build our IP portfolio, focusing on protecting our core inventions.
corporate, engineering
/ 27 Sep 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Aligns IP With Core Product Line
With 13 US and 3 PCT (Patent Cooperation Treaty) applications, we continue to build our IP portfolio, focusing on protecting our core inventions.
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award
/ 30 Aug 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Wins New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization Chairman’s Award (NEDO Chairman’s Award)
Rapyuta Robotics is honored to announce that it has won the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization Chairman’s Award (NEDO Chairman’s Award) at the University Venture Awards 2021, organized by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).  “Rapyuta…
award
/ 30 Aug 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Wins New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization Chairman’s Award (NEDO Chairman’s Award)
Rapyuta Robotics is honored to announce that it has won the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization Chairman’s Award (NEDO Chairman’s Award) at the University Venture Awards 2021, organized by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).  “Rapyuta…
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award
/ 03 Aug 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Named Finalist in Rising Azure Technology Awards for 2021 Microsoft Partner of the Year by Microsoft Corporation
〜Winner of the Microsoft Japan Partner of the Year Award〜 Rapyuta Robotics Co. Ltd., (Tokyo, Japan CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah; hereinafter “Rapyuta Robotics”), a provider of the cloud robotics platform “rapyuta.io” is pleased to announce that we  are selected as a finalist for the Rising Azure Technology Award in the…
award
/ 03 Aug 2021
Rapyuta Robotics Named Finalist in Rising Azure Technology Awards for 2021 Microsoft Partner of the Year by Microsoft Corporation
〜Winner of the Microsoft Japan Partner of the Year Award〜 Rapyuta Robotics Co. Ltd., (Tokyo, Japan CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah; hereinafter “Rapyuta Robotics”), a provider of the cloud robotics platform “rapyuta.io” is pleased to announce that we  are selected as a finalist for the Rising Azure Technology Award in the…
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engineering
/ 09 Jul 2021
Running C++ ROS in Jupyter using Xeus-Cling
Introduction Jupyter notebook is a web application that you can use to create and share documents containing live code, equations, visualizations, and text. There are already several ROS libraries in Jupyter Notebook, for example, jupyter-ros, but existing documentation is mostly available for python. Do you know that Jupyter also allows…
engineering
/ 09 Jul 2021
Running C++ ROS in Jupyter using Xeus-Cling
Introduction Jupyter notebook is a web application that you can use to create and share documents containing live code, equations, visualizations, and text. There are already several ROS libraries in Jupyter Notebook, for example, jupyter-ros, but existing documentation is mostly available for python. Do you know that Jupyter also allows…
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events
/ 18 May 2021
Platinum sponsor at ROSCon New Orleans 2021 and ROSCon JP 2021.
We are proud to announce that we will be a platinum sponsor at ROSCon New Orleans 2021 and ROSCon JP 2021.
events
/ 18 May 2021
Platinum sponsor at ROSCon New Orleans 2021 and ROSCon JP 2021.
We are proud to announce that we will be a platinum sponsor at ROSCon New Orleans 2021 and ROSCon JP 2021.
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/ 22 Jan 2021
Rapyuta Robotics, cloud robotics platform “rapyuta.io” form a business alliances with BIKEN TECHNO CORPORATION
January 22, 2021 To the press Rapyuta Robotics Co. Ltd., (Chuo-ku, Tokyo; CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah; hereinafter “Rapyuta Robotics”), a provider of the cloud robotics platform “rapyuta.io” is pleased to announce that we have formed a business alliances with BIKEN TECHNO CORPORATION (Suita City, Osaka; President: Ryusei Kajiyama; hereinafter “Biken…
corporate
/ 22 Jan 2021
Rapyuta Robotics, cloud robotics platform “rapyuta.io” form a business alliances with BIKEN TECHNO CORPORATION
January 22, 2021 To the press Rapyuta Robotics Co. Ltd., (Chuo-ku, Tokyo; CEO: Gajan Mohanarajah; hereinafter “Rapyuta Robotics”), a provider of the cloud robotics platform “rapyuta.io” is pleased to announce that we have formed a business alliances with BIKEN TECHNO CORPORATION (Suita City, Osaka; President: Ryusei Kajiyama; hereinafter “Biken…
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