FEATURED ARTICLESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Mobility opportunities & challenges
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The dramatic cost reductions and increased computing power of mobile devices are creating opportunities to operate plants...
Automating using mobile devices
Process and Control Engineering
By Naaman Shibi
Can a tablet or iPad can be used to digitise and automate the recording of inspections, servicing...
A Case for Mobile HMIs in Automation
By Rich Hunzinger, B-Scada
One of the fastest-growing and most widespread trends in the HMI and SCADA software realms is that of mobility. Namely,...
Combined HMI+PLC Unit vs. Separate HMI & PLC System
By Don Pham, IDEC
Combining PLC processing and HMI monitoring and control into a single hardware platform is becoming a more available and popular...
NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
- 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
- ISA101 HMI standard nears completion
- Red Lion Receives UL Listing for Graphite Series HMIs
- Market for Advanced and Portable Operator Terminals going up
- ABB RoboScreens goes aboard Royal Caribbean ships
PRODUCT NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Rockwell Automation releases PanelView Plus 7 graphic terminal
PanelView Plus 7 terminals are available in five screen sizes, including widescreen options.
Axiomtek Introduces GOT5153W-834 Touch Panel Computer
GOT5153W-834 is a 15.6-inch WXGA TFT LCD fanless touch panel computer with the Intel Celeron J1900 quad-core processor.
Okuma releases 19” CNC Control Display Monitor
The unamed display has a sizable screen that features a true color digital flat panel and Intel HD Graphics.
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
By Dave Hellyer
The Usiminas plant in Brazil, had been managing an energy system application developed with older HMI software that was no...
By Jaime A. Alba, et al
The water reclamation plant at Prince William County Service Authority in Virginia needed to expand and upgrade...
By Melissa Tompkins and Manuel Keldenich, Siemens
TOTAL, Paris, is relying on an immersive training simulator (ITS) for...
EVENTSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
SPS Automation India will be the Tradeshow where automation industry leaders present and explore technology application with users to publish latest technologies and market ready solutions. Display your products among sustainable automation solutions making operations cleaner, safer, secure and more energy efficient.
The exhibition area will cover more that 10000 square meters, attracted more than 30000 professional audience, 105 visiting group, and connect Tianjin with China, China with the world together in the field of industrial automation.
11th China International Industrial Automation Show 2015(AIAE-Beijing) offers its audience a comprehensive idea of the prevailing technological trends. Over 600 exhibitors from 40 countries & regions are presenting live demonstrations of an impressive range of machines, tools and systems across eight exhibition halls. More than 60,000 trade visitors from 38 countries and regions will attend...