Motion Control and Precision Positioning in Vacuum Environments
By Dr. Jürgen Gallus, PI
Vacuum applications are of growing importance due to technologies that can only be applied in vacuum or cryogenic...
NEXCOM Simplifies OT-IT Convergence to Scout for Factory Intelligence
NEXCOM IoT Automation Solution offers manufacturers a feasible, holistic approach to control, communication, and cloud integration, fast-tracking...
OPC UA PubSub: Bringing the Power of the Cloud to Industrial Automation
By Randy Armstrong, Sparhawk Software
The widespread deployment of cloud based solutions has many factory operators wondering how they can take...
Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - September 14, 2016
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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - August 17, 2016
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Otto Mation Comic Caption Contest - July 20, 2016
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Wireless Control Foundation: Continuous and Discrete Control for the Process Industry - $125.00
This book discusses the wireless communication concepts and terminology needed to apply wireless control in the process industry, such as how...
Variable Speed Drives: Principles and Applications for Energy Cost Savings, Third Edition - $63.00
By David W. Spitzer
The book presents the electrical, hydraulic, chemical, and instrumentation information necessary to technically evaluate and...
Understanding Distributed Processor Systems for Control - $77.00
The book is intended for those readers involved in factory automation systems as well as process, including readers who are already experienced and...
Phoenix Contact helps Formak automate production
Forpak, an OEM in the food packaging industry, wanted to minimize cabinet space and reduce labor costs. While working with Phoenix Contact, Forpak...
Bedrock provides SCADA RTU platform for Clarksville Light and Water
The project is part of Clarksville, Arkansas' plan to save up to $2M over the next five years through improved control, monitoring, and security of...
Stahlin's enclosures provide protection for ECS compost temperature sensors
Engineered Composted Systems needed a strong corrosive resistant NEMA 4X enclosure that could survive this environment and protect their RF...
ABB releases update for System 800xA Minerals Library
The latest version expands plant operators’ ability to monitor and control safe production through direct object linking
NEMA releases revised version of NEMA MG 1 Motors and Generators guide
NEMA MG 1 addresses new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulations that require motor manufacturers to comply with efficiency targets. The new...
Webinar: Implementing Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) Yields Big Results
This webinar on Sep 29, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT will show Dell has used a strong history in manufacturing and value in partnership to build...
PID Loop Tuning & APC Strategy Training
In this hands-on course, you'll learn the basic terminology and building blocks of process control, as well as advanced process control techniques,...
Industrial Ethernet with DeltaV VIM2 Training
In this VIM2 Hardware and Software training course, you will explore basic setup and configuration of VIM2 hardware and software. The course begins...
Advanced Machine Vision Training: 3-Day In-Depth Machine Vision Tools
Do More with Machine Vision Inspection
While human inspectors on assembly lines visually inspect parts to judge the quality of workmanship,...