Programmable Controllers 

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What is a PLC, for the layperson. When speaking with the layperson about PLCs, they may not understand what is a PLC. this video will help you explain in the most simplest of terms.
groov your A-B PLC Using an Allen-Bradley PLC system? See how easy it is to build a mobile interface for it with groov.
Advancing and Securing PACs in the Industrial Ethernet World In this webinar, Schneider Electric and Automation.com introduce the ePAC (Ethernet PAC) the next evolution of PACs.
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RESOURCES

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  • Design Patterns for Flexible Manufacturing - $79.00 
    Design Patterns for Flexible Manufacturing - $79.00

    By: Dennis Brandl
    This handy resource defines an effective set of design patterns and rules you should know when applying the widely used ISA-88...

  • Control Systems Engineering Exam Reference Manual: A Practical Study Guide, Third Edition - $79.00 
    Control Systems Engineering Exam Reference Manual: A Practical Study Guide, Third Edition - $79.00

    By Byron Lewis, PE, CMfgE, CCNA
    This manual reviews the foundations of process control. Topics include process measurement and calibration,...

  • Certified Control Systems Technician® (CCST®) Study Guide Level III - $31.00 
    Certified Control Systems Technician® (CCST®) Study Guide Level III - $31.00

    Each domain area includes separate tasks which are noted in the study guides, with practice questions relevant to the tasks that pertain to the...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Remote Services for PLCs 
    Remote Services for PLCs

    By Sina Kopacz, MB Connect
    White paper describes MB Connect's remote service platform that allows direct monitoring of machinery and equipment...

  • Extensive remote services for PLCs   
    Extensive remote services for PLCs

    By MB Connect
    White paper explains how the remote service platform mbCONNECT24 V2.1 not only provides 1:1 connections between the machine and PLC...

  • Improving the Ins and Outs of the Digital Factory 
    Improving the Ins and Outs of the Digital Factory

    By Robert Gee, Maxim Integrated
    Designs of digital input and output modules for automated industrial controllers have, historically, been discrete...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  •  Arkansas water utility upgrades to Bedrock control system 
    Arkansas water utility upgrades to Bedrock control system

    The Russellville, Arkansas Water and Sewer System replaced a legacy PLC with a secure Bedrock industrial control system.

  • Finding lucrative sweet spots in the manufacturing process 
    Finding lucrative sweet spots in the manufacturing process

    Siemens upgraded the production line for a confections manufacturer to increase efficiency, production and speed.

  • Scalable control system is at the heart of water-treatment process skid 
    Scalable control system is at the heart of water-treatment process skid

    Control Design
    By Gregory Möller, University of Idaho-Washington State University
    The University of Idaho’s research water-treatment-process...

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    EVENTS

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    May 23, 2016 - May 26, 2016
    New Orleans , LA, United States


    Schneider Electric CONNECT 2016 is the place where customers, product specialists and partners can come together to share experiences in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.

    June 19, 2016 - June 24, 2016
    San Antonio , TX, USA


    HUG has a long tradition of customer led knowledge. Learn how your industry peers solve similar problems, attend valuable and relevant training courses and network with colleagues and leading experts. Join us for roundtables on topics such as migration, cyber security, alarm management, and more. You’ll have many opportunities to gain knowledge. As part of your registration, you can attend...

    June 27, 2016 - June 30, 2016
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    Don’t miss out on one of the best learning and networking opportunities that Siemens is offering this year. The Automation Summit Conference will be a valuable asset to attendees by providing the sessions and training you need to improve efficiencies and increase performance in your daily operations.

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    TRAINING

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    May 3, 2016 - May 5, 2016
    Birmingham , AL, United States


    The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed.

    June 21, 2016 - June 23, 2016
    St. Louis , MO, United States


    Hands-On PLC Training Workshop (PLC: Programmable Logic Controllers). Start with basics move on to troubleshooting, then learn the foundations of good PLC programming while writing your first IEC-1131 compliant PLC program. (1.6 CEU)