Virtualizing Your Network: Benefits and Challenges
This white paper is not a prescriptive guide to network virtualization, rather it is a high-level overview focused on the benefits and challenges...
DeviceLogix Technology for Industrial Applications
There is an emerging need for highly flexible and adaptable 'smart' devices in control system architectures — devices that can execute simple...
Power Quality Issues, Impacts, and Mitigation for Industrial Customers
Power quality is related to fluctuations in the electrical supply in the form of momentary interruptions, voltage sags or swells, transients,...
Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - May 25, 2016
Submit a funny caption for this comic. If your caption is selected as the winner, we will send you a handsome Automation.com mug (New Design!).
Otto Mation Comic - May 18, 2016
Otto realizes a big problem with the younger generation coming into the workforce; they tend to avoid reality.
Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - April 27, 2016
The winning caption for our recent comic was submitted by Stanley H. in New Jersey. Another good caption was submitted also. See below the comic...
Safety Instrumented Systems Verification—Practical Probabilistic Calculations - $85.00
This book clearly explains how to do probabilistic calculations to accomplish SIL verification for safety systems. Starting with a description of...
Real-Time Execution for IEC 61499 - $70.00
By Alois Zoitl
This book discusses real-time execution of the models defined in the IEC 61499 standard with a closer look at predictable,...
Tajj Group chooses Menzel to replace defective motors
Menzel Elektromotoren GmbH was chosen to replace defective motors after an internet search. The original motors had failed after only two years of...
Emerson delivers automation solution and energy savings to Tech Folien
Tech Folien turned to Emerson official partner RJW, who designed and installed a motor solution which delivered energy savings of over 75%.
Emerson drives used to streamline port crane application
Measuring over 100m wide and over 60m high and with a lifting capacity of 45t, the port crane was revamped by Apator Control, adding Emerson's...
PI releases catalog of magnetic direct drive and air bearing solutions
The catalog covers the scope of PI's magnetic direct drives and air bearing technology solutions, including actuators, linear stages, multi-axis...
Festo introduces Online Handling Guide configurator for robots
This productivity tool is designed to reduce engineering overhead for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and speed delivery to laboratory...
Hardwiring and Connecting in UL 508 Applications: FAQ
Harting has released a new FAQ on its connectors certified for use in UL 508 applications to help engineers understand how they can reap the...
Technical Training Camp Colorado - August
The benefits of attending ISA Technical Training Camp
Highly condensed, rigorous instruction that speeds learning and mastery of skills while...
Technical Training Camp Houston - June
Reasons to attend ISA Technical Training Camp:
Highly condensed, rigorous instruction that speeds learning and mastery of skills while saving time...
PID Loop Tuning & APC Strategy
In this hands-on course, you'll learn the basic terminology and building blocks of process control, as well as advanced process control techniques,...