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Industrial Internet Consortium: Another Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Organization
April 18, 2014

Industrial Internet Consortium: Another Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Organization

By Bill Lydon, Editor
Recently founded by AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel, IIC is another organization focused on the Internet of Things (IoT), big data, and the connected world. The goals of this group are to break down the barriers of technology silos to support better access to big data with improved integration of the physical and digital worlds.

April 18, 2014

Automation Federation and SPSU to hold Cybersecurity seminar

The free seminar on 22 July 2014 in Marietta, Georgia, will educate area business and manufacturing leaders on the recently launched US Cybersecurity Framework.

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Yokogawa Introduces FG400 Arbitrary/Function Generators
April 18, 2014

Yokogawa Introduces FG400 Arbitrary/Function Generators

The Model FG410 single channel unit and the FG420 two channel version generate basic, application specific and arbitrary waveforms.

ORing releases Ethernet Switches with backup
April 18, 2014

ORing releases Ethernet Switches with backup

Managed IES-A3000 Series and Unmanaged IES-A1000Series C1D2 Ethernet Switches have a circular redundant technology that backs up with self-recovery time in less than 10ms.

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April 17, 2014

Advanticsys introduces DM-124 Wireless Modbus Bridge

DM-124 acts as a IEEE 802.15.4 wireless bridge inside traditional wired RS485 Modbus RTU installations, providing RS485 networks with the versatility and ease of wireless sensor networks..

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Gassonic announces Observer-i Ultrasonic Gas Leak Detector
April 17, 2014

Gassonic announces Observer-i Ultrasonic Gas Leak Detector

An Artificial Neural Network automatically distinguishes between unwanted acoustic background noise and dangerous gas leaks.

Honeywell introduces TBP Series Pressure Switches
April 17, 2014

Honeywell introduces TBP Series Pressure Switches

TBP Series measure gauge pressures and may be used in industrial devices such as HVAC transmitters, air movement control, environmental control, leak detection, pneumatic controls, etc.

Renishaw acquires Advanced Consulting & Engineering
April 17, 2014

Renishaw acquires Advanced Consulting & Engineering

Advanced Consulting & Engineering is a US-based supplier of dimensional measurement products and services focused on the automotive industry.

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MicroPower Direct introduces MG200MHI DC/DC Converters
April 17, 2014

MicroPower Direct introduces MG200MHI DC/DC Converters

MG200MHI 2W DC/DC converters meet stringent isolation, reinforced insulation and low leakage requirements.

April 17, 2014

SYSCON-PlantStar updates MES for FDA UDI Requirements

Bar Code Labeling and Traceability Modules now support their device-manufacturing customers that must comply to the upcoming FDA Unique Device Identification (UDI) regulations.

Point Grey releases GS3-U3-50S5 USB3 Camera
April 17, 2014

Point Grey releases GS3-U3-50S5 USB3 Camera

Grasshopper3 GS3-U3-50S5 camera models are based on color and monochrome versions of the Sony ICX625, a 2/3" CCD sensor capable of streaming 2448 x 2048 resolution images at 15 FPS.

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IBASE announces FWA6404 Network Appliance
April 17, 2014

IBASE announces FWA6404 Network Appliance

Built in a 1U rackmount chassis, the FWA6404 is designed for various networking applications requiring high computing performance and big bandwidth applications.

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April 17, 2014

AVEVA to supply Engineering & Design software to TOTAL Nigeria

Total will use AVEVA PDMS, Instrumentation, Electrical, Engineering, Diagrams and Review software across its local site modifications and repair projects.

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April 17, 2014

Emerson to replace aging turbine controls at Arkansas power plant

Emerson will replace turbine controls at Union Power Station in southern Arkansas, one of the largest combined-cycle facilities in the U.S.

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ESAB updates Columbus III CAD/CAM programming software
April 17, 2014

ESAB updates Columbus III CAD/CAM programming software

Improvements in Version 1.2 software optimized for plasma, oxy-fuel, laser and waterjet cutting include a standard shape library that makes it easier and faster to create part programs using an extensive collection of pre-defined part geometries.

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Impress introduces DSK 720M capacitive ceramic pressure sensor
April 16, 2014

Impress introduces DSK 720M capacitive ceramic pressure sensor

DSK 720M for OEMs is a ready-to-assemble capacitive ceramic pressure sensor module that offers high overpressure resistance across a range of nominal pressures from 100mbar up to 50bar.

MAC Solutions signs Intelligent Plant as integrator for oil & gas
April 16, 2014

MAC Solutions signs Intelligent Plant as integrator for oil & gas

Founded in 2006, Intelligent Plant is an independent consultancy, software integrator and developer based in Aberdeen, UK.

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Aerotech introduces PlanarSL X-Y ball-screw stage
April 16, 2014

Aerotech introduces PlanarSL X-Y ball-screw stage

PlanarSL for high precision applications is available with low-thermal expansion (3.3 ppm/˚C) precision glass linear encoder scales on both axes for high-accuracy and repeatable positioning over long periods of time.

Sercos shows products at Hannover
April 16, 2014

Sercos shows products at Hannover

Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos automation bus, exhibited Sercos-capable products at Hannover Fair.

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Fluke announces 750P Series Pressure Modules
April 16, 2014

Fluke announces 750P Series Pressure Modules

The modules enable gage, differential, dual range, absolute, and vacuum pressure measurement with Fluke Calibrators.