FEATURED ARTICLESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Human-Machine Interfaces Are Undergoing a Renaissance
By Al Presher
While there is still a need for value-based HMI options and smaller, less expensive screens, the trends are clear...
Big and Small: Display Technologies Transform Control Rooms
By Terry Costlow
Whether on a mammoth screen that can provide the information of a dozen displays or a handheld device to take...
How to update an HMI
By Fabio Terezinho, InduSoft
Upgrading human-machine interface (HMI) hardware, software, and applications can be an efficient...
Using HMIs to improve energy efficiency
By Richard Clark, InduSoft
Machine and process skid builders can use human-machine interface (HMI) software to improve energy efficiency...
NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
- ECS Receives Ignition Firebrand Award
- Red Lion HMIs get nautical
- Registration Opens for Automation Fair
- Progea signs Automation Supply as distributor
- Human Machine Interface (HMI) Market to Reach $5,579.3 Million by 2019
- Discovering Augmented Reality for Automation Operators
- EXOR and NEXCOM Extend Partnership to Fulfill Industry 4.0’s Vision for Smart Manufacturing
- Madison Area Technical College Partners with Rockwell Automation
- Red Lion Graphite HMIs approved by ATEX and IECEx
- AbraxSys Begins Migration to Single ITO Projected Capacitive Touch Technology
- Fuji Electric Obtains UL Certification for HMI
- HMI market to reach $3.60 billion in 2018
PRODUCT NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Siemens adds 10.4" and 15.6" displays for Sinumerik 828 controls
Sinumerik 828D and the Sinumerik 828D Advanced displays are now available with capacitive touch technology.
InduSoft updates Web Studio HMI/SCADA software
Enhancements in v8.0 include IoTView runtime that is compatible with operating systems Linux and VxWorks.
Tatsoft announces FactoryStudio Compact Framework
FactoryStudio Compact Framework is small footprint software targeting HMI Panels and Embedded Computers using Windows CE.
MEDIAin HMI & Operator Interfaces
RESOURCESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
With the groov Action Plan, an Opto 22 engineer works closely with a groov customer to understand project objectives, define requirements, and...
Crimson-enabled products allow companies to easily integrate almost any PLC, PC or SCADA system for data collection, monitoring and control.
App is a file sharing and collaboration solution for enterprise content, and it’s specifically designed to facilitate interaction with content...
WHITE PAPERSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
By Bernard Cubizolles and Alicia Bowers, GE
Are you running your plant with serious risk? Most industrial applications lack recommended updates,...
By Janice Abel and Craig Resnick, ARC Advisory Group
Industrial software developers are starting to introduce new applications designed to run on...
HMIs on tablets are relatively common today, but these technologies are not characterized by high performance, efficiency, or...
CASE STUDIESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Elipse Software controls cooling and power distribution systems at Petrobras’s Cenpes, one of the largest oil research centers in the world.
Twelve Barco F12 WUXGA projectors provide operators with a lifelike, high-resolution environment in which to practice intricate drilling set-ups.
Rexroth offers preconfigured drive systems with NI’s CompactRIO and the programming environment LabVIEW.
EVENTSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
SPS IPC Drives is Europe’s leading exhibition for electric automation. Meet suppliers of electric automation technology from around the world. Inform yourself about all products, trends and innovations within the industry. Trade fair and adjoining conference offer you the perfect platform to search the right solutions for your automation tasks.
With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.