FEATURED ARTICLESin Industrial Networks
Industrial automation lacks essential elements for IoT
By Bill Lydon, Editor
I see the technology progress in other industries, and I am coming to the realization that the industrial automation...
The Impact of the Internet of Things on Energy Markets
Electric Light & Power
by Tom Kerber, Parks Associates
The Internet of Things (IoT) and the deployment of smart products and services are...
'Internet of Things' - What The Tech Does It Mean?
This article should help you to gain a knowledge of the technology and how it is applied in industry, with a focus towards its...
Understanding The Impact Of The Internet Of Things
By Ken Sinclair
The Internet of Things reflects life and is affecting all of our lives daily so get over it. The true...
NEWSin Industrial Networks
- Connecting Your Enterprise — Leveraging the Internet of Things
- HMS delivers 3,000,000th Anybus module to Bosch Rexroth
- Belden to Acquire Tripwire
- ABB Joins Industrial Internet Consortium
- HMS adds wireless gateways from u-blox/connectBlue
- Mobility Extends the Reach of Alarms
- HART – Unlocking the Value of Data
- Industry 4.0 Meets the Internet of Things
- ODVA Forms Special Interest Group for EtherNet/IP
- ODVA Expands Conformance Testing for EtherNet/IP and Sercos in Germany
- Skkynet Expands Secure Cloud Services for Industrial & Embedded Systems
- Infotecs Earns FIPS 140-2 Crypto Certification for ViPNet
PRODUCT NEWSin Industrial Networks
Turck toughens Foundation Fieldbus And Profibus PA cables
Tough fieldbus cables carry UL listings for Exposed Run (ER) and Direct Burial (DB), providing excellent crush and impact resistance.
Beckhoff adds AM801x and AM811x servomotors
These two models have a flange size F1 with a 40 mm edge length and EtherCAT.
Antaira releases STW-61xC wireless serial device server
STW-61xC series allows users to use a bridging mode to establish a simultaneous three-way communication path within a single unit...
MEDIAin Industrial Networks
RESOURCESin Industrial Networks
The guide lists 130 providers of nearly 300 Sercos-enabled products and serves as a guide for all mechanical engineers, systems integrators and...
Version 1.1 of the Network Configuration Management software can now be used as a simple monitoring and diagnostics tool for industrial routers,...
Local development centers will help customers get customized solutions for industrial network connectivity, machine communication, wireless...
WHITE PAPERSin Industrial Networks
By Moore Industries
Details how the use of a HART interface module can serve as a simple and cost-effective method for gathering HART information...
By Rockwell Automation and Cisco
Design and implementation guide outlines the key requirements and design considerations to help successful...
By Cees Links, GreenPeak Technologies
The recent announcement of Bluetooth Mesh is yet another attempt of Bluetooth to get into the
CASE STUDIESin Industrial Networks
South African Instrumentation and Control
Building automation from Beckhoff, with over 100 embedded PCs networked by BACnet, is largely...
By Fabio Massari, Kollmorgen Italy
Kollmorgen’s synchronous servomotors of the AKM series use transmit motor parameters...
By Shane Novacek
The Quantum Group, maker of yarns and woven fabrics, installed monofilament extrusion machine controls and...
EVENTSin Industrial Networks
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.
What strategies can industrial enterprises adopt to help position them to take advantage of the latest round of technology changes while prioritizing their investments wisely? Join us at the Nineteenth Annual ARC Industry Forum to learn from your peers how an information-driven strategy can better position you to succeed and determine how you can best approach critical technology decisions.
The symposium will bring together experts, from end users, , engineering consultants and supplier communities in a two-day symposium to cover the important issues of automation and their impact on the pharmaceutical (and food) industry.
TRAININGin Industrial Networks
EtherNet/IP ist die global führende Kommunikationstechnologie für Industrieautomation und Prozesstechnik, basierend auf Standard-Ethernet. Mehrere hundert Hersteller unterstützen EtherNet/IP als integrierte Technologie.
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. Local subject matter experts will serve as the instructors.