Industrial Networks 

OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS

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MEDIA

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Network LED Dimmer from Opto 22 Learn about Opto 22's new LED Dimmer Switch: a solid-state dimmer you can put on your serial network.
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RESOURCES

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  • ProComSol Releases HART Communicator App 
    ProComSol Releases HART Communicator App

    Android-based Smart Device Communicator Application uses the Device Descriptor (DD) for the connected HART device so the user has full access to...

  • IPSO Alliance Publishes Smart Objects Guideline

    The Smart Objects Starter Pack (SOSP) 1.0 provides a basis for interoperability across devices connected to the IoT through an open common object...

  • Sealevel announces App for remote access of Modbus Modules 
    Sealevel announces App for remote access of Modbus Modules

    This free app for iOS 7 and later allows easy communication with Sealevel Modbus TCP compatible products including SeaI/O and eI/O modules.

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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...

  • Building a Robust Industrial Ethernet Network In W&WW Treatment Plants 
    Building a Robust Industrial Ethernet Network In W&WW Treatment Plants

    By Roger Yue, Antaira
    Having a redundant Ethernet network is important to W&WW management, because many plants are still legacy, meaning they were...

  • How Process Robots are Transforming Supply Chains 
    How Process Robots are Transforming Supply Chains

    By Bruce Jacquemard, One Network Enterprises
    An electronic workforce of process robots can count your inventory items in real time, on demand,...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Ford switches from sensors to vision for body panel inspection

    Traditionally, body panels are inspected by using a robot to present the part to an array of proximity switches. Ford improved on this method by...

  • Vision System helps Exide read battery labels 
    Vision System helps Exide read battery labels

    Exide had difficulties in reading 2D data matrix codes burned into plastic with a laser burner. The problem was solved by switching to image-based...

  • Emerson Wireless Steam Trap Monitors Increase Efficiency at Coffee Plant in Mexico 
    Emerson Wireless Steam Trap Monitors Increase Efficiency at Coffee Plant in Mexico

    By David Gustafson, Emerson Process Management
    It took only two weeks to install the first system, and already it’s saved $100,000 in...

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    EVENTS

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    November 5, 2014 - November 7, 2014
    Las Vegas , NV, USA


    Remote Monitoring & Control 2014 will cover the latest advancements for monitoring and managing distributed equipment and facilities via recent developments in SCADA, remote networks (wireless & wired), security (cyber & physical), automation, onsite and back-up power, M2M and all other manner of technology that allows for the management of remote assets.

    November 17, 2014 - November 18, 2014
    Anaheim , CA, United States of America


    The annual Process Solutions User Group (PSUG) meeting, hosted by Rockwell Automation just prior to the Automation Fair event, is an opportunity for attendees to exchange ideas with peers, learn best practices and discover solutions to improve their processes and create new revenue.

    November 19, 2014 - November 20, 2014
    Anaheim , CA, United States of America


    Rockwell Automation welcomes industrial professionals, media, analysts, and technology and service providers to its Automation Fair® event. Through exhibits, labs, technical sessions and forums, attendees will learn how to leverage the connected enterprise to optimize production, improve machine performance, and manufacture products in a safer, more sustainable manner.

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    TRAINING

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    November 4, 2014
    Portland , OR


    This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).

    November 18, 2014
    Salt Lake City , UT


    This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).

    December 1, 2014
    San Jose , CA


    Dates TBD. This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).