FEATURED ARTICLESin HMI & Operator Interfaces
7 benefits of integrating human-machine interfaces, historians
By Ed Stern
HMIs and historians differ but need to be tightly integrated to provide company operations with optimal value....
Embedded HMIs evolve to match consumer tech expectations in the factory
Industrial Embedded Systems
By Marcia Gadbois, Invensys
Through open standards, PC technology and networking advances, and cues from connected...
By Chip McDaniel
There are many ways to develop human-machine interface (HMI) screens for machine and process automation applications....
Maximizing the life of your legacy HMI installation
By Jim Bowser, Cross Company
While nobody can deny the benefits of progress, sometimes there can be too much progress in the...
NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
- 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
- HMI standard moves toward completion
- AutomationDirect Announces HMI Photo Contest
- 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
PRODUCT NEWSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Logic Supply releases TM400 Industrial Panel PCs
ACP certified TM400 is ThinManager Ready for thin client applications.
ICP DAS Introduces TPD-703 Touch Screen HMI Controller
TPD-703 is a 7-inch touch HMI device with a high resolution TFT color touch screen.
Sealevel introduces HazPAC R9-8.4 computer for hazardous areas
The system carries the ETL electrical safety mark and is tested and certified for use in hazardous locations classified as Class I, Division 2...
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
Matrox Extio F2408 KVM extenders were installed at New Zealand’s National Control Centres, which operate the National Grid power system.
Siemens Sinumerik CNCs, Simotics motors and Sinamics drives were installed at each lathe, with Simatic PLC and HMI as the master of the entire line.
The new press at North American Tillage was automated with a GuardLogix PAC, PowerFlex VFD, and EtherNet/IP network to fit into their automated...
EVENTSin HMI & Operator Interfaces
Display Week is the annual event for the electronic information display week industry. The exhibition is the premier showcase for global information display companies & researchers to unveil cutting-edge developments in display technology. More display innovations are introduced year after year at Display Week than at any other display event in the world. Display week is where the world got its...
The Rockwell Automation TechED event provides 170+ hands-on labs, technical sessions and discussion forums. With the latest Rockwell Automation products and technology solutions on display, participants will gain an in-depth understanding of how the Integrated Architecture is information-enabling global companies.
Display Week is the annual event for the electronic information display week industry. The exhibition is the premier showcase for global information display companies & researchers to unveil cutting-edge developments in display technology.