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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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  • PC-based control helps KVAL door production machines 
    PC-based control helps KVAL door production machines

    Control Engineering
    KVAL used Beckhoff PC-based control, servo drives with one cable, and EtherCAT industrial Ethernet for communications to...

  • 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...

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    EVENTS

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    May 31, 2015 - June 5, 2015
    San Diego , CA, United States


    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.

    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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