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Securing Industrial Wireless to Its Fullest
October 24, 2014

Securing Industrial Wireless to Its Fullest

By Julia Santogatta, Belden
Wireless can actually be extremely secure, shared medium or not, if you follow the “wireless Golden Rule” and ask yourself some typical security questions when planning a wireless local area network (WLAN).

Focus on Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Infrastructure
October 24, 2014

Focus on Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Infrastructure

By Bill Lydon, Editor
By recently joining the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), MOXA emphasized their strong focus on the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). Another example of this commitment is their increased rugged industrial communications product scope, including security offerings.

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ACS introduces SPiiPlusEC motion controller
October 24, 2014

ACS introduces SPiiPlusEC motion controller

SPiiPlusEC motion controllers and EtherCAT masters are comprised of a powerful processor and two EtherCAT ports supporting ring topology.

IBASE releases MRS-801-RE Panel PC
October 24, 2014

IBASE releases MRS-801-RE Panel PC

MRS-801-RE has the single-core 1.0GHz Freescale i.MX6 solo in a fanless enclosure and is equipped with 1GB DDR3 memory to provide high-computing and reliable performance.

Siemens announces Sirius 3RP25 time relays
October 24, 2014

Siemens announces Sirius 3RP25 time relays

This series ranges from monofunctional devices with common functions such as switch-on and return delay, right up to multifunctional devices for every application.

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Relays & Solenoids
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Siemens Industry
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Factory Automation, Electrical & Control Panels
October 24, 2014

ISA and Beamex to co-host calibration webinar

The free web seminar on 13 November 2014 will discuss the common pitfalls related to calibration system implementation and how to overcome them.

October 24, 2014

Parker Hannifin introduces Rapid Service Unit

Rapid Service Unit can turn certain orders for critical fittings, hose-tube combinations and other custom pieces in the same day they are received.

Robotics Will Be featured at HANNOVER MESSE 2015
October 24, 2014

Robotics Will Be featured at HANNOVER MESSE 2015

The next HANNOVER MESSE will run from 13 to 17 April 2015.

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Industry
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Hannover Messe
October 24, 2014

MDT updates AutoSave Software for Non-Networked Devices

AutoSave version 6 now manages and tracks changes in industrial programmable devices that are non-networked, even in very remote areas.

Emerson Wireless Steam Trap Monitors Increase Efficiency at Coffee Plant in Mexico
October 24, 2014

Emerson Wireless Steam Trap Monitors Increase Efficiency at Coffee Plant in Mexico

By David Gustafson, Emerson Process Management
It took only two weeks to install the first system, and already it’s saved $100,000 in maintenance costs and increased production by 5,000 tons per year.

EECO continues to invest in Electric Motor Repair in Virginia
October 24, 2014

EECO continues to invest in Electric Motor Repair in Virginia

EECO received its fourth Steelman burnoff oven on August 8th 2014 in Richmond, increasing investment in electric motor repair in Virginia.

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Logic Supply announces ML210G-10 Mini-ITX PC
October 23, 2014

Logic Supply announces ML210G-10 Mini-ITX PC

ML210G-10 Mini-ITX PC combines a hardened industrial enclosure with an Intel Bay Trail processor.

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Belden introduces Ethernet Connectors
October 23, 2014

Belden introduces Ethernet Connectors

RSCIS 4D/9 and BRSCIS 4D/9 connectors feature insulation-displacement connector (IDC) technology for a highly-reliable and efficient data connection in unforgiving environments.

Mouser releases Security Applications Site
October 23, 2014

Mouser releases Security Applications Site

Security Application Site simplifies security design by providing access to the latest security resources all in one place.

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Resources
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Cyber Security
October 23, 2014

Rockwell Automation updates PharmaSuite MES for Process Control

PharmaSuite v6.0 added recipe modeling capabilities to help streamline these activities into the larger production and packaging processes.

October 23, 2014

CimQuest INGEAR updates browsing in NET.ABLINK PLC Library

NET.ABLINK v5.0 is a plug-in library that provides direct communication access to Allen-Bradley MicroLogix, SLC and PLC-5 families of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).

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ISG adds SONY IMX174 sensor to LightWise Allegro Camera
October 23, 2014

ISG adds SONY IMX174 sensor to LightWise Allegro Camera

The SONY IMX174 Exmor CMOS Image Sensor delivers good image quality with extremely low-noise.

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Product Category: 
Vision Sensors, Cameras & Systems
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Factory Automation, Vision
Icon Labs releases Floodgate Anti-Tamper security software
October 23, 2014

Icon Labs releases Floodgate Anti-Tamper security software

Anti-Tamper support makes it more difficult for a hacker to change the software or firmware running in an embedded device, or even change the configuration of the device.

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Security
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Cyber Security, Embedded Automation, Industrial Computers
New Star Environmental announces Definer 220 flow meter
October 23, 2014

New Star Environmental announces Definer 220 flow meter

Definer 220 allows users to verify gas flow rates to an accuracy of ±1% percent of reading, including temperature and pressure compensation.

October 23, 2014

Tatsoft signs Horizon Controls as integrator

Horizon Controls Group has offices located in PA and NC, USA as well as in Europe.

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