FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Sole Focus on Cyber Security Could be Fatal – Security Requires 360 Degree Effort
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
Cyber protection is certainly a major issue for industry, but a comprehensive security protection program...
Evolving Towards the Industrial IoT
By Bob McIlvride, Skkynet
Amidst all the conversation and occasional hype about the Industrial IoT, there has been cautious but steadily...
Key Ingredients for Designing Smart Machines and Equipment
By Dan Seger, Rockwell Automation
Today in the era of smart manufacturing, end users want to optimize their production and supply chain by...
The Benefits and Challenges of IT/OT Convergence: Rewriting the rules
By Martyn Williams, COPA-DATA UK
In the modern industrial realm, automation should provide a consistent way of executing tasks and processes –...
NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
- Fluke announces aquistion of eMaint Enterprises
- Hannover Fairs IMTS Post-show report: 5 shows equal big focus on 'Integrated Industry'
- IMTS concludes as third largest in their history
- OPC Foundation, PLCopen and OMAC start OPC UA communications collaboration
- UL announces Cybersecurity Assurance Program for industrial control systems
- Rockwell Automation announces acquisition of Automation Control Products
- AMT and SME to announce partnership at IMTS
- Honeywell's Matrikon OPC UA SDK selected by Emerson for Machinery Health System
- Rockwell Automation to feature smart manufacturing at IMTS
- ISA to participate in the Canadian Cybersecurity Alliance
- Siemens receives TÜV SÜD certification at 7 German sites
- Axiomtek partners with SYSCON-PlantStar to facilitate Asian manufacturing
PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Hilscher announces netIOT family of connectivity products
Hilscher’s netIOT family of connectivity products has been “OPC UA enabled” as a strategically vital way of supporting IIoT services and...
Exele announces TopView for OPC Alarms & Events alarm notification software
TopView for OPCA&E allows users to monitor, filter, display, log, report, analyze, and send notification (Email, SMS, Voice callout/VOIP,...
AEGIS to introduce FactoryLogix R3 at SMTA show
This third release of the company’s MES solution introduces a suite of factory-wide material Logistics components to the market and embraces the...
MEDIAin Manufacturing Operations Management
RESOURCESin Manufacturing Operations Management
The webinar will show how engineers, production managers, and decision makers can rapidly assess the options for adapting an existing line to make...
The program is designed to help professionals involved in industrial IT and industrial control systems improve their understanding of, and acquire...
The title of the second edition—Industrial Automation and Control System Security Principles: Protecting the Critical Infrastructure—was...
WHITE PAPERSin Manufacturing Operations Management
By Randy Armstrong, Sparhawk Software
The widespread deployment of cloud based solutions has many factory operators wondering how they can take...
Fastening tool processes are a prime target application for manufacturers to improve their existing manufacturing operations...
By Icon Labs and Renesas
A deep-dive guide for design engineers developing networked and web-connected equipment and solutions, this new white...
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Supergasbras needed a solution that offered comprehensive analysis tools, full process automation and the option of mobile use. The technology also...
The ABB ServicePort Service Delivery Platform allows users to view, scan and track Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) that impact equipment and...
The overall objective of the delivery is to provide a standardized and unified way of accessing operational data from different assets via...
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Wonderware is again changing the Industry landscape from Human Powered to Empowered Humans. Let us show you a new level of control – a level of control that has the power to change industry itself. Learn about the latest advances in process and automation engineering, share your professional insights, attend roundtable forums on the latest industry topics and network with your peers.
Conference tracks, featuring sessions led by the world’s leading experts, will cover critical instrumentation, communications, control systems, safety and security topics. Engineers, technicians, and plant managers from the oil and gas, refining, chemical, petrochemical, and other process industries will benefit from this three-day intensive event. Social events, keynote presentations, panel...
Attend industry forums, hands-on labs, and technical sessions to expand your knowledge and use of the latest control, power and information technologies. With over 170 exhibits, take advantage of automation expertise from Rockwell Automation and members of our PartnerNetwork
TRAININGin Manufacturing Operations Management
Get the comprehensive operational (OT) cybersecurity training you need Only a staff well trained in operation focused cybersecurity can protect the vital industrial automation software, systems, and devices that control an industrial facility.
Intensive training for protecting control systems from cyber attack During four consecutive weeks, ISA—the developer of the world’s only consensus-based industrial cybersecurity standards (ISA/IEC 62443)—will be offering a series of basic-to-advanced, hands-on and highly-intensive industrial data communications and cybersecurity training courses.