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Expecting one-year ROI on automation systems is short sighted
July 27, 2015

Expecting one-year ROI on automation systems is short sighted

By Bill Lydon, Editor
Many users, systems integrators, and manufacturing managers expect one year to eighteen month Return on Investment (RIO) when replacing or adding new automation systems. I believe this is short sighted thinking. Short term ROI justification requirements almost guarantee mediocre results rather than striving for excellence.

Workflow and Automation for Account and Password Management
July 27, 2015

Workflow and Automation for Account and Password Management

By Dean Wiech, Tools4Ever
Workflow and automation procedures for identity and password management can reduce time spent, increase security and reduce the workload on the help desk considerably.

Icon Scientific releases safe Viscometer
July 27, 2015

Icon Scientific releases safe Viscometer

Viscometer is certified to the latest ATEX, IECEx and TIIS (Japan) standards and is suitable for zone 1 or zone 2 uses, and is ETL listed for the USA and Canada Class 1 Div1 Group CD, depending on application.

Rotork valve actuators control coal mine degassing
July 27, 2015

Rotork valve actuators control coal mine degassing

Salcan Process Technology uses the Rotork actuated control valve to control the flow of gas while maintaining back pressure in the coal seam.

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July 27, 2015

Columbus McKinnon to Acquire Magnetek

Magnetek designs and manufactures digital power andmotion control solutions for material handling, elevators and mining applications.

Imagine Instruments releases WCS24-OC wireless remote control
July 27, 2015

Imagine Instruments releases WCS24-OC wireless remote control

System provides a low cost wireless bridge for remotely activating equipment from a distance of up to 1 mile away using license free wireless 2.4 GHz 802.15.4 communication.

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Online-Devices introduces IA-2661-E  digital input controller
July 27, 2015

Online-Devices introduces IA-2661-E digital input controller

The IA-2661-E digital Input controller includes 96 input channels that are capable of handling 3.3V LVTTL signals, 5V TTL signals and up to 32VDC signals.

July 27, 2015

AAEON announces GENE-BSW5 subcompact board

GENE-BSW5 board and FWS-2260 network appliance are based on Intel Pentium and Celeron Processors N3000 (codename Braswell) hardware.

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Computers - Single Board
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True Projected Capacitive “True Glass“ Touchscreen EXOR Series 600
July 26, 2015

True Projected Capacitive “True Glass“ Touchscreen EXOR Series 600

eTOP Series 600 HMI products combine state-of-the-art features and top performance with an outstanding design. They are the ideal choice for all demanding HMI applications including factory and building automation.

Balluff releases BIS V RFID reader
July 24, 2015

Balluff releases BIS V RFID reader

BIS V can read three different frequencies of RFID tags and communicate via EtherNet/IP, Profinet, Profibus, CC-Link, or Ethercat.

EPLAN expands Data Portal for web service
July 24, 2015

EPLAN expands Data Portal for web service

Users get comprehensive functionalities to update or enrich device data, as well as significantly expanded filtering possibilities. When device data has been updated in the portal, the system alerts users as to which data is more current than that found in their local database.

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Design & Simulation Software
July 24, 2015

Exida opens office in Middle East

Exida established an office in Abu Dhabi, UAE

ICP DAS introduces NSM-205GP unmanaged PoE Ethernet Switch
July 24, 2015

ICP DAS introduces NSM-205GP unmanaged PoE Ethernet Switch

NSM-205GP has four Power-over-Ethernet Ethernet ports and one additional Ethernet/Fiber port.

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Ethernet Switches, Routers & Hubs
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Industrial Networks
B&R adds hygienic connections to its motors
July 24, 2015

B&R adds hygienic connections to its motors

The hygienic connectors have an IP69K rating and meet EHEDG, 3A and FDA hygiene standards.

IDEC introduces Chilicon Power Solar Products
July 24, 2015

IDEC introduces Chilicon Power Solar Products

The Chilicon Power solar power system consists of microinverters, a Gateway, cloud-based remote monitoring and control software, and related components.

Photonics Market to Expand at 5.8% CAGR between 2014 and 2020
July 24, 2015

Photonics Market to Expand at 5.8% CAGR between 2014 and 2020

The report estimates the Photonics Market to expand at a CAGR of 5.8% between 2014 and 2020 and reach a value of US$765.89 billion by the end of the term. The market stood at US$509.75 billion in 2013

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Global Oil and Gas Pipes Market 2015 - 2021
July 24, 2015

Global Oil and Gas Pipes Market 2015 - 2021

Steel pipes, the largest segment of oil and gas pipes, accounted for over 80% of the total market in 2013.

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Bare Conductor
July 23, 2015

Bare Conductor

Our Copper Stranded Wire are manufactured in accordance with the IEC Standards.This product range is widely used in aerial power transmission and distribution lines.

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EV Cable Pass TUV Certificate | Jiangnan Cable
July 23, 2015

EV Cable Pass TUV Certificate | Jiangnan Cable

From Rhine Technology (Shanghai ) Co., Ltd, we can know that Jiangnan Cable electric vehicle charging cable have gotten the verify of Rhine technology certification center.

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Acnodes’ 24 Inch Full FD Panel Mount Quad Display Monitor
July 23, 2015

Acnodes’ 24 Inch Full FD Panel Mount Quad Display Monitor

The PMQ9240, a 24-inch panel mount quad display monitor, supports 1920 x 1080 pixels full HD resolutions with 16.7 million colors, with an option for 800-nit sunlight readable display at a contrast ratio of 5000:1, allowing users to see a true representation of content.