FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Focus on Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Infrastructure
By Bill Lydon, Editor
By recently joining the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), MOXA emphasized their strong focus on the Industrial Internet... MORE
Smart Factories – the strategic role of wireless sensor...
By Julia Arneri Borghese, Paradox Engineering
When considering a wireless network, the critical decision is how to invest in future proof... MORE
Securing Existing Control Networks: A Plan for Guarding...
By James R. Koelsch
Most discussions about securing control networks assume that you're starting with a clean slate. Since... MORE
NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
- ISA and Beamex to co-host calibration webinar
- ABB Q3 results
- Technology advances require upgrades in Test Instrumentation Software
- Clearfield appoints Jim Henschel director of global manufacturing
- Rockwell Automation to Host Automation Fair in Anaheim
- Phoenix Contact obtains UL listing for Solarcheck measuring devices
- August Manufacturing Technology Orders Up Slightly
- Phoenix Contact promotes Frank Stührenberg to Chairman of the Board
- ADLINK opens demo room in Shanghai
- AutomationDirect wins Georgia STEM Education Award
- DOE accepts ASHRAE standard for Commercial Buildings
- Aventics Celebrates 50 Years in Kentucky
OCTOBER FEATURED PRODUCTS
PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
MDT updates AutoSave Software for Non-Networked Devices
AutoSave version 6 now manages and tracks changes in industrial programmable devices that are non-networked, even in very remote areas. MORE
Rockwell Automation updates PharmaSuite MES for Process...
PharmaSuite v6.0 added recipe modeling capabilities to help streamline these activities into the larger production and packaging processes. MORE
Icon Labs releases Floodgate Anti-Tamper security software
Anti-Tamper support makes it more difficult for a hacker to change the software or firmware running in an embedded device, or even change the... MORE
MEDIAin Manufacturing Operations Management
RESOURCESin Manufacturing Operations Management
The release significantly broadens automation and control professionals’ access to a diverse range of technical and educational content and... MORE
WHITE PAPERSin Manufacturing Operations Management
By Jeffrey Cohen
Although the price to acquire equipment is important for buyers to consider, there are other long-term costs outside of the... MORE
By Wil Chin, United Electric Controls
After years of delays the API 682 4th edition was finally released this past May, signifying a change to... MORE
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Octapharma, a manufacturer of human protein products, is using the PAS-X Track & Trace Serialization Aggregation solution in Vienna. MORE
Zementwerk Berlin is using Malvern Instruments’ Insitec on-line particle sizing systems to efficiently manufacture high performance,... MORE
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Brazil Automation 2014 - 18th International Congress and Exhibit on Automation, Systems and Instrumentation – gathers domestic and foreign companies that supply services and technology to companies that consume automation of processes control and manufacturing.
The marcus evans 4th Annual Hydro Plant Maintenance & Reliability conference will build upon its former success and continue to be the preeminent peer-driven and plant level meeting for hydro plant maintenance and reliability.
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.
TRAININGin Manufacturing Operations Management
This course is intended to provide an understanding of the types of computer-based devices, systems and networks used in modern industrial plants as well as the ways in which these elements can be compromised via cyber attacks. Attendees will also learn to build risk management techniques to improve their plant’s cybersecurity.
This online on-demand course covers the objectives, benefits and basic/advanced features of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). The course discusses CMMS modules and state of the art technologies that are used with a CMMS. It explains how to develop system specifications based on your individual needs and how to justify, evaluate and implement a CMMS. It also illustrates how to...
This course will provide attendees with the knowledge and the tools required to successfully supervise and manage departments and groups involved in industrial control systems (manufacturing, sales, design, installation or maintenance).