FEATURED ARTICLESin Industrial Networks
CANopen provides distributed control functionality
By Holger Zeltwanger
There are some misunderstandings regarding the multi-master functionality of CANopen-based control...
Wireless Technologies Overcome Harsh Environments
By Ian Verhappen
Heat, cold, humidity, electro-magnetic interference: new wireless technologies can overcome all of these.
Three Ways To Communicate Between Mobile Devices And PC-Based HMIs
By Jane Alexander
Mobile technology allows instant, on-demand access to production data from anywhere. But users must...
Factory of the Future: From Vision to Reality
By Andy Chang, NI
The Factory of the Future is a research and technology initiative aimed to push emerging technologies to improve the...
NEWSin Industrial Networks
- HMS Netbiter EC350 certified for AT&T wireless 3G network
- FDT Group Announces Board Changes
- OPC Foundation and EtherCAT Technology Group to cooperate
- Moxa PROFIBUS-to-Fiber Converters certified for Hazardous Locations
- eWON joins Rockwell Automation Encompass Program
- Energy Control Technologies spins off sensorFact Services
- Reliable Controls joins BACnet Interest Group Europe
- Deutschmann promotes Dominik Litzinger to Head of Software Development
- Profinet claims 10 million devices installed
- Moxa obtains UL certification for EDS-P510A-8PoE PoE+ Ethernet switch
- A stepped approach to securing automation systems
- Sercos reports worldwide growth in membership
PRODUCT NEWSin Industrial Networks
Harting releases Ha-VIS preLink Ethernet cable
The cable works with RJ45, PushPull RJ45, M12 D-coded, M12 X-coded, RJ45 Harting Industrial Form Factor and RJ45 Keystone.
Emerson introduces Rosemount 705 wireless totalizing transmitter
Rosemount 705 monitors turbine meters in remote applications.
Microchip Introduces LAN9252 EtherCAT Slave Controller
LAN9252 has two 10/100 Ethernet transceivers that support both fiber and copper, along with cable diagnostics capabilities.
MEDIAin Industrial Networks
RESOURCESin Industrial Networks
The On-Chip Software Development Kit ensures that developers can stably run both the pre-compiled SmartMesh IP networking stack and their...
FDI specification, developer tools and common host components are now available for automation suppliers to develop products and host systems...
Network monitoring feature monitors availability of integrated IP devices, web servers, and VPN tunnels.
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
How Beckhoff and Intel supply the standardized and open technologies required for engineers to implement intelligent production...
Mitsubishi’s chemical plant in Kashima, Japan, leverages real-time data via Field Device Tool (FDT) technology to transition...
By David Greenfield
Hyundai’s Mobis Alabama plant, went live with a JMA Wireless single operator, multi-band wireless system....
EVENTSin Industrial Networks
The ISA Calgary 2015 Show is Canada's leading event for automation, instrumentation and control professionals. Gain access to technical and innovative solutions for the energy industry from instrumentation, systems and automation experts at the new ISA Calgary Show Conference. This dynamic conference puts the spotlight on case studies, technical papers and innovative solutions available in the...
This event is designed to educate about IPv6 and the current state of IPv6 adoption.
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.
TRAININGin Industrial Networks
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.
This Basic Profibus training course is an intensive hands-on and theoretical 3-day training program. Upon completion of the 24 PDH course you will receive a completion certificate from Endress+Hauser.
This program is officially recognized by PROFIBUS International and represents a worldwide training standard. During the first three days trainees gain a thorough base of knowledge regarding PROFIBUS PA and parts of DP technology. On the fourth day, the program finishes with an exam. The lessons build upon each other in a way that the depth of the course steadily intensifies while core topics...