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Wireless Industrial Switch/Sensor FAQs
May 02, 2016

Wireless Industrial Switch/Sensor FAQs

By Leonard Patti, STEUTE Industrial Controls
This article compiles the most frequently asked questions as they relate to the range of currently available industrial-grade wireless digital switches, sensors and accessories (e.g. receivers, range extenders, antennas, power supplies, field strength monitors, et al)

Simplifying Security for IoT Device Engineers and Manufacturers
May 02, 2016

Simplifying Security for IoT Device Engineers and Manufacturers

By Dave West, Icon Labs
In this white paper, Icon Labs describes the challenges and potential solutions of ensuring network and device security in an IoT industrial environment.

LOYTEC joins the Delta Electronics group
May 02, 2016

LOYTEC joins the Delta Electronics group

LOYTEC is a European provider of building management and control solutions integrating HVAC control, room automation, lighting control, sunblind control, and energy monitoring.

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Building Automation, Systems Integration
BIG-EU releases BACnet Reference Catalog 2016
May 02, 2016

BIG-EU releases BACnet Reference Catalog 2016

In the catalog, the BIG-EU presents 199 projects whose building automation solutions have been realized on the basis of the open BACnet standard.

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Resources
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Building Automation
Zenith partners with Werum to provide MES technology to pharmaceuticals
May 02, 2016

Zenith partners with Werum to provide MES technology to pharmaceuticals

The collaboration brings together Werum IT Solution’s MES PAS-X software, which is designed to increase efficiency and meet regulatory requirements during pharmaceutical manufacturing, with Zenith Technologies’ ability to integrate systems and provide automation technical support.

Fiber Optic Center releases industry glossary
May 02, 2016

Fiber Optic Center releases industry glossary

The FOC Glossary includes Acronyms and Military Specifications for Connectors in addition to the General Terms and Definition section. The goal is to make it easier to both reference and understand common industry terms and definitions.

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AutomationDirect releases FC-series limit alarm modules
May 02, 2016

AutomationDirect releases FC-series limit alarm modules

Modules are available with two or four SPDT relay outputs, can be powered by 24VAC or 24VDC and accept input signals of 0-15V, 0-30V, or 0-20mA.

Failure Analysis Market fostered by the increasing importance given to prevention of product malfunction to avoid harmful effects.
May 01, 2016

Failure Analysis Market fostered by the increasing importance given to prevention of product malfunction to avoid harmful effects.

Failure is termed as the loss of functional integrity of a system or a group of system leading to loss of life, economy, or output. Failure Analysis refers to the analysis of possible ways of failure of electrical, electronic and mechanical parts of a system that has undergone a breakdown. Several tests are performed to analyze the occurrence.

Machine Vision Camera Market aided by solutions for high performance and challenging camera applications.
May 01, 2016

Machine Vision Camera Market aided by solutions for high performance and challenging camera applications.

Machine Vision Camera Market driven by increasing adoption and demand for creative challenging technologies like locating applications, measurement applications, inspection and identification applications. These industrial cameras designed for high performance and challenging applications are basically built in two various types.

WEISS completes dial plate to facilitate Jerit robotics
April 29, 2016

WEISS completes dial plate to facilitate Jerit robotics

The design incorporates two robots−one SCARA (Selective Compliance Assembly Robot Arm) robot for glue dispensing, and one 6-axis robot for part removal, reject, staging, and placement into preformed trays.

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Equilibar releases HV series vacuum control valve
April 29, 2016

Equilibar releases HV series vacuum control valve

The HV replaces outdated control valves that use complex external control loops. Its pilot operated design enables it to respond automatically to changes in vacuum flows and pressures.

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Valves - Control
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Process Automation, Valves & Pumps
Capacitive Vs Thermal MEMS for High-Vibration Applications
April 29, 2016

Capacitive Vs Thermal MEMS for High-Vibration Applications

By James Fennally, MEMSIC
In most cases, equipment designers have a choice between capacitive-based or thermal MEMS (microelectromechanical) accelerometers. To select the right accelerometer for the application, they need to consider several design variables.

Sercos International releases version of Sercos Monitor as free download
April 29, 2016

Sercos International releases version of Sercos Monitor as free download

The version supports the new features of Sercos version 1.3.1, as well as the recording and analysis of CIP Safety frames, the S/IP protocol and hot-plug procedures in a Sercos III network. Special highlights are the oscilloscope function and a graphical visualization of the Sercos timing.

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HANNOVER MESSE abuzz with Industry 4.0 and partner country USA
April 29, 2016

HANNOVER MESSE abuzz with Industry 4.0 and partner country USA

With its keynote theme of “Integrated Industry – Discover Solutions” and the USA as its official Partner Country, the 2016 edition of the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology reverberated around the world.

Honeywell introduces Matrikon OPC UA software development kit
April 29, 2016

Honeywell introduces Matrikon OPC UA software development kit

The toolkit is designed to allow users to interconnect industrial software systems, regardless of the platform, operating system or size.

American Control Electronics introduces DCR Series motor drive
April 29, 2016

American Control Electronics introduces DCR Series motor drive

The DCR Series is a low-voltage 4-quadrant drive that provides control of PMDC motors in a variety of applications.

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April 29, 2016

Westfalia enables automated storage for Glenmore Distillery

With Westfalia’s automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET warehouse execution system (WES), the 223,000 square-foot distribution center is more efficiently storing, retrieving and managing pallets of finished goods.

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AXOOM, Nebbiolo partner with C-Labs to implement IoT software
April 29, 2016

AXOOM, Nebbiolo partner with C-Labs to implement IoT software

Industrial IoT is estimated to become a $151 billion market by 2020 but security and complexity are slowing adoption

Physik Instrumente releases H-900K SCO Hexapod
April 29, 2016

Physik Instrumente releases H-900K SCO Hexapod

Hexapod applications include motion simulation (profiles compatible to ISO 20672, ISO 8728, and ISO 16328), industrial production, precision machining, automotive industry, stabilization of motion on moving vehicles and vessels.

Flow Measurement, Second Edition - $135.00
April 28, 2016

Flow Measurement, Second Edition - $135.00

By David W. Spitzer
The industry’s most authoritative handbook on flow measurement provides a road map to the field of flow measurement. This best-seller discusses strategies for problem solving and puts the whole array of types of flowmeters at the reader’s disposal.

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