Inductive Automation announces Ignition SCADA system
Ignition continues Inductive Automations philosophy of open, accessible systems that are unhindered by traditional licensing restrictions. Unlimited tags, screens, and no-install clients deployed using Web-Launch technology mean that customers can focus on making data available, without being hung up by costs. The ability to connect to any number of databases and the ability to open multiple web-launched design clients at no additional cost further expands the softwares value.
Ignition offers its fully cross-platform commercial OPC-UA server absolutely free. The OPC-UA server will offer a variety of drivers at launch with many more to come and an open driver API, all at no cost to end users.
Despite its many advantages in security, stability and cost, Linux has never been a viable option in the industrial sector, due to a lack of software options. Ignition changes this by delivering for the first time a fully-featured industrial software package that offers the same benefits on Windows and Linux.
Microchip Technology announces RN4870 and RN4871 Bluetooth devices
The RN4870 and RN4871 support the latest Bluetooth 4.2 specification and have a Bluetooth stack on board with a scripting engine to enable...
Tripwire announces Configuration Compliance Manager for industrial cybersecurity
Tripwire CCM is designed to reduce cyber security risks from external attacks, malicious insiders and human error while protecting critical...
Mobile Demand announces xTablet T8650 industrial tablet
The xTablet T8650 is designed to help businesses create photorealistic 3D models of their subject as well as near field automatic measurements.
Microscan announced addition of machine vision tools to MicroHAWK platform
Paired with Microscan’s browser-based WebLink UI, AutoVISION Machine Vision Software, MicroHAWK Smart Cameras (MV-20, MV-30, and MV-40) expand...
Tolamatic releases MXB family of belt-drive actuators
With loads up to 520 lbs. (235 kg), speeds up to 100 in/sec (2.54 m/sec) and strokes up to 230 in (5.8 m), the MXB-S belt-drive actuator’s a...
Emerson helps HRSD wastewater utility automate remote assets in Virginia
Emerson Process Management is replacing an outdated SCADA system as well as remote terminal units (RTUs) used throughout HRSD’s vast wastewater...
OG&E selects OSI technology for Advanced Distribution Management System
The OSI ADMS would provide an integrated real-time solution that enables OG&E to implement the next generation of advanced smart grid capabilities.
APLEX announces ATEX and IECEx certifications for AEx series of panel PCs
The fanless AEx-P526 is equipped with 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x LAN port, 1 x COM1, 1 x COM 2 and wide-ranging power input (11~32V DC) port with M12...
CarrefourSA implements COPA-DATA's zenon for energy management
The solution for fully automated retail markets consisted of implementing central and remote SCADA servers with the ability to handle large numbers...
Booz Allen releases report on cybersecurity threats to ICS and critical infrastructure
The report examines cybersecurity threats to ICS and other critical infrastructure that analyzed hundreds of cross-industry threats, breaches and...