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Cyber Security: Where Does the Reasoning Begin?
July 22, 2016

Cyber Security: Where Does the Reasoning Begin?

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Usually during cybersecurity presentations, the speakers talk about serious consequences of cyber security and then overwhelm people, who are not familiar with the topic, with deep levels of details and intricacies. This one answers a simple question: Where does the reasoning begin?

ProSoft Connect demonstrates the benefits of a Container and Microservices cloud architecture
July 22, 2016

ProSoft Connect demonstrates the benefits of a Container and Microservices cloud architecture

By Keith Blodorn, ProSoft Technology
This paper describes the Container and Microservices architecture and illustrates how ProSoft customers benefit from it.

ProSoft announces ProSoft Connect IIoT platform
July 22, 2016

ProSoft announces ProSoft Connect IIoT platform

The service features EasyBridge technology, enabling users’ PCs to connect to the remote network, and letting software tools such as RSLinx, Studio 5000, Unity, and TIA Portal work without routing.

RedViking to introduce Argonaut MES at IMTS 2016
July 22, 2016

RedViking to introduce Argonaut MES at IMTS 2016

Argonaut lets users install only the manufacturing apps they need, only where they need them and control them from a central location.

The Benefits of ICS Network Monitoring Throughout the Entire Industrial Control System’s Lifecycle
July 22, 2016

The Benefits of ICS Network Monitoring Throughout the Entire Industrial Control System’s Lifecycle

By Preston Futrell, NexDefense
ICS network monitoring can help maintain the reliability of mission critical equipment. It does so by providing real-time visibility of misconfigurations, remote connections operating improperly and incorrect commands unintentionally introduced by simple human error.

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Energy efficiency is the focus of Fluid Power Track at IMTS 2016
July 22, 2016

Energy efficiency is the focus of Fluid Power Track at IMTS 2016

Senior level discussions about the latest innovations in hydraulics and pneumatics equipment utilized to lower manufacturers’ energy consumption will be the focus of the Fluid Power Track, an extension of the Integrated Industries Conference at IMTS from September 12–17, 2016

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Surlean Foods chooses noax' industrial hardware for weighing and packaging in custom-food manufacturing
July 22, 2016

Surlean Foods chooses noax' industrial hardware for weighing and packaging in custom-food manufacturing

To meet customers’ complex custom-batch processing requirements, Surlean Foods chose noax industrial touchscreen computers to support their business operations.

Laird introduces the BL652 BLE module
July 22, 2016

Laird introduces the BL652 BLE module

The BL652 is a fully-integrated, stand-alone BLE and NFC solution ideal for a number of applications including EIoT devices in industrial or commercial settings, medical peripherals, as well as sensors and beacons.

Phoenix Contact releases FAME 3 test system
July 22, 2016

Phoenix Contact releases FAME 3 test system

The system’s touch-safe design, with automatic current transformer (CT) short-circuit function, ensures a high degree of safety for test and measurement. It also enables clear detection of all switching states.

SEPAC announces Thin Spring Engaged Brake
July 22, 2016

SEPAC announces Thin Spring Engaged Brake

The TSEB is ideal for a wide range of OEM applications, including: servo motors/systems, medical apparatus, robotics and imaging equipment, material handling, semiconductors, energy-related (wind, petroleum, etc.) actuators, and security-related actuators

ADLINK announces MLC 5 series of medical panel computers
July 22, 2016

ADLINK announces MLC 5 series of medical panel computers

the MLC 5 Series medical panel computer is equipped with a 5th generation Intel Core i7 processor to enable management and integration of information from PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System), EHR (Electronic Health Records) and other clinical data systems.

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Rockwell Automation introduces SequenceManager for batch processes
July 22, 2016

Rockwell Automation introduces SequenceManager for batch processes

Leveraging a Logix-based controller platform from Rockwell Automation, the SequenceManager solution allows operators to configure, view and obtain critical information about batch sequences stored in the controller

Industrial Internet of Things Market Fueled by Advancements in Machine learning and M2M Technology
July 22, 2016

Industrial Internet of Things Market Fueled by Advancements in Machine learning and M2M Technology

Industrial Internet of Things Market is driven by advanced cloud technology, IIoT Market is growing due to need for perfect accuracy in industries, North America leads Industrial Internet of Things Market

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Smart Manufacturing – Transforming Conventional Factories into High Strategically Versed Centers Industrial revolution 4.0
July 22, 2016

Smart Manufacturing – Transforming Conventional Factories into High Strategically Versed Centers Industrial revolution 4.0

Smart Manufacturing Market is driven by rising adoption of IoT and M2M communication technology, Contribution of industrial revolution 4.0 grows smart manufacturing market.

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Increased Efficiency and Cost Benefits Lead to Wide Usage of Robotic Automation
July 22, 2016

Increased Efficiency and Cost Benefits Lead to Wide Usage of Robotic Automation

MRRSE announces addition of new report" IT Robotic Automation Market (RPA Tools and RPA Services) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 "to its database

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ISA publishes second edition Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles
July 21, 2016

ISA publishes second edition Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles

The title of the second edition—Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles: Protecting the Critical Infrastructure—was expanded and updated to reflect the latest advances in industrial automation and control system (IACS) security.

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Hoffer introduces STAR series of liquid flow meters
July 21, 2016

Hoffer introduces STAR series of liquid flow meters

Hoffer's STAR Series liquid turbine flowmeters are available to measure liquid flow applications in 11 sizes and cover a flow range of .35 to 650 GPM. Some industrial flow applications include fuel metering, well water, gasoline, etc.

Curtiss-Wright announces VPT351 valve-position sensor
July 21, 2016

Curtiss-Wright announces VPT351 valve-position sensor

The VPT351 valve-position sensor features a measurement range of 0-10mm (±5mm) to 0-25mm (±12.5mm) in 1mm increments and is ideal for off-highway, specialty-vehicle applications including mobile cranes and construction vehicles.

Levarys chooses Qorvo's ZigBee chips to facilitate smart home automation
July 21, 2016

Levarys chooses Qorvo's ZigBee chips to facilitate smart home automation

Levarys’ Luna Smart Home System consists of thermostats, smart radiator valves; temperature, door and window sensors, and smart plugs that are wirelessly connected to the gateway.

MECHELEC announces TP 1002 automated trolley packing system
July 21, 2016

MECHELEC announces TP 1002 automated trolley packing system

The TP1002 Trolley Packer is designed to provide fully automated trolley loading, for the dairy industry, at faster operating speeds than manual systems.

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