Sole Focus on Cyber Security Could be Fatal – Security Requires 360 Degree Effort
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Cyber protection is certainly a major issue for industry,...
Designing with Obsolescence in Mind
By Jonathan Wilkins, EU Automation
With tech life cycles becoming shorter, it is important for...
Evolving Towards the Industrial IoT
By Bob McIlvride, Skkynet
Amidst all the conversation and occasional hype about the Industrial...
Automation Controllers & Word Processors – Embrace the Technological Shift or Die
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The foundations of the automation industry are being reshaped right now...
Key Ingredients for Designing Smart Machines and Equipment
By Dan Seger, Rockwell Automation
Today in the era of smart manufacturing, end users want to...
ABB releases update for System 800xA Minerals Library
The latest version expands plant operators’ ability to monitor and control safe production through direct object linking
Danfoss announces VACON 20 AC drive
The drive’s size and power range, combined with PLC functionality, makes the VACON 20 a solution for packaging machine...
EnOcean announces appointment of Neil Cannon as company president
In this position, Cannon will develop EnOcean's business in the North American market and strengthen the company's...
CC-Link announces ASCO CC-Link IE Field Certification
CC-Link is a family of open automation network technologies that enable devices from numerous manufacturers to...
Phoenix Contact helps Formak automate production
Forpak, an OEM in the food packaging industry, wanted to minimize cabinet space and reduce labor costs. While working with...
SEPTEMBER FEATURED PRODUCTS
Motion Control and Precision Positioning in Vacuum Environments
By Dr. Jürgen Gallus, PI
Vacuum applications are of growing importance due to technologies that can only be applied in vacuum or cryogenic...
OPC UA PubSub: Bringing the Power of the Cloud to Industrial Automation
By Randy Armstrong, Sparhawk Software
The widespread deployment of cloud based solutions has many factory operators wondering how they can take...
Integration of CAD for Electrical Engineering by Automation
By Has Group
When dealing with CAD for electrical engineering the situation is different: the right technology and high integration enable a...
Get the comprehensive operational (OT) cybersecurity training you need Only a staff well trained in operation focused cybersecurity can protect the vital industrial automation software, systems, and devices that control an industrial facility.
Intensive training for protecting control systems from cyber attack During four consecutive weeks, ISA—the developer of the world’s only consensus-based industrial cybersecurity standards (ISA/IEC 62443)—will be offering a series of basic-to-advanced, hands-on and highly-intensive industrial data communications and cybersecurity training courses.
The 2016 Yokogawa Users Conference & Exhibition is designed to help attendees get the solutions they need for today's challenges. Track themes include Security & Building a Stronger Defense, Operational Effectiveness, and Capital Expense Efficiency. Inspiring keynotes, informative technical sessions and workshops, application sessions, and hands-on demonstrations will be offered daily!