FEATURED ARTICLESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Factory of the Future: From Vision to Reality
By Andy Chang, NI
The Factory of the Future is a research and technology initiative aimed to push emerging technologies to improve the...
ISA-101: Toward a More Effective HMI Strategy
By Leila Myers and Maurice Wilkins
An effective HMI should give operators the information they need in a form they can comprehend quickly so they...
Top 5 problems with HMIs
By Jonathan Wilkins, European Automation
The static days of the monolithic monitor are beginning to make way for smaller, portable interfaces that...
New Historian Simplifies Data Capture & Analysis
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Kepware Technologies recently introduced a new Local Historian Plug-In for the KEPServerEX communications platform and a...
NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
- Team8 cybersecurity research lab starts up
- Icon Labs security software works with Mentor RTOS
- Security and Safety Becoming Big Business
- B&R to supply PCs to Datalogic
- Mobility Extends the Reach of Alarms
- Embedded virtualisation in process automation systems
- Exor obtains ATEX and UL Certification for HMIs
- Augmate raises $2.8 million to bring smart eyewear to industry
- Comark Acquires Nematron
- Manufacturing Technology Orders Down in July
- America buys Operator Terminals
- B-Scada to supply HMI/SCADA Software to Indonesian Power Plant
PRODUCT NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
AutomationDirect adds recipes to C-more HMI configuration software
Enhancements in V 6.0 include more alarm and recipe features, additional math and tag logic, plus improved Windows compatibility.
TRU-Vu releases SRMW-24R-SS LCD monitor
SRMW-24R-SS is a 24” waterproof sunlight readable industrial-grade LCD monitor.
Emerson announces electronic logbooks
Logbooks enables operators to electronically document activity records to streamline shift changes, drive operator action, and accelerate...
MEDIAin HMI & Operator Interfaces
RESOURCESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
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...
Upgrades to Proficy Mobile allow managers to view and execute workflows, facilitates a tight integration with SCADA systems, and enables...
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
The new press at North American Tillage was automated with a GuardLogix PAC, PowerFlex VFD, and EtherNet/IP network to fit into their automated...
Process & Control Today
Advetec Advanced Environmental Technologies, a manufacturer of bio-thermic waste disposal technology, uses Eaton’s...
By Dave Hellyer
The Usiminas plant in Brazil, had been managing an energy system application developed with older HMI software that was no...
EVENTSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
HANNOVER MESSE 2015 covers all the core themes of the industrial value-adding chain at a single location – from individual components to the complete smart factory.
The ISA Calgary 2015 Show is Canada's leading event for automation, instrumentation and control professionals. Gain access to technical and innovative solutions for the energy industry from instrumentation, systems and automation experts at the new ISA Calgary Show Conference. This dynamic conference puts the spotlight on case studies, technical papers and innovative solutions available in the...
This OPC Day conference will be held at the Microsoft Conference Center, Le Campus in Paris. The conference will feature OPC Unified Architecture experts and users from a number of industries. Catering will be included during the conference sessions.