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  • Linear Technology announces Software Development Kit for SmartMesh IP

    The On-Chip Software Development Kit ensures that developers can stably run both the pre-compiled SmartMesh IP networking stack and their...

  • Microchip releases free Code Configuration Plug-In 
    Microchip releases free Code Configuration Plug-In

    The MPLAB Code Configurator enables firmware developers to quickly initialise the device and implement peripheral drivers for faster time to market

  • McObject adds Ada programming to eXtremeDB Embedded Database

    eXtremeDB In-Memory Database System (IMDS) is now compatible with AdaCore’s GNAT Pro Ada development environment.

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • SDI-12 Protocol Provides Benefits in Environmental Data Acquisition (EDA) 
    SDI-12 Protocol Provides Benefits in Environmental Data Acquisition (EDA)

    By Cindy Hollenbeck, SoftPLC
    SDI-12 stands for serial data interface at 1200 baud. It is a standard communications protocol to interface...

  • Processor Power and Energy Efficiency 
    Processor Power and Energy Efficiency

    By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
    More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as...

  • What Makes a Soft PLC? 
    What Makes a Soft PLC?

    By Dan Fenton, Phoenix Contact
    Provides an overview on the differences between “soft” control systems and “real-time” control systems,...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Machine setup time and footprint both reduced with PC-based control 
    Machine setup time and footprint both reduced with PC-based control

    Packaging World
    PC-based control and EtherCAT Industrial Ethernet technology bring faster machine setup, a smaller controls cabinet, and other...

  • Patti Engineering Installs PC-based Sorting System 
    Patti Engineering Installs PC-based Sorting System

    By Georgia Whalen, Patti Engineering
    Patti used Phoenix Contact PCs to automate high speed inline checkweighers on a parcel sortation system for...

  • Vision systems inspects automotive components  
    Vision systems inspects automotive components

    Vision Systems Design
    Gefra developed a multi-camera inspection system to inspect automotive cup screws at rates as high as 500 parts per minute....

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    EVENTS

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    April 27, 2015 - May 1, 2015
    Dallas , TX, USA


    The 2015 Global Automation Conference will help industrial companies meet the most daunting challenges, safely, reliably and efficiently. Sessions are designed to cover the biggest global trends, showcase the newest innovations and technologies and share practical experience from Schneider Electric and its partners.

    May 31, 2015 - June 5, 2015
    San Jose , CA, USA


    Display Week is the annual event for the electronic information display industry. The exhibition is the premier showcase for global information display companies & researchers to unveil cutting-edge developments in display tech. With more display innovations introduced year after year at Display Week, it is the event where the world got its first peek of world-changing technology.

    June 22, 2015 - June 25, 2015
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    The Summit will provide engineering and operational professionals, automation and operations management and senior-level executives with end user learning opportunities covering the complete spectrum of automation--from process and discrete to motion control and drives.

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