FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
The errant race to embedded Linux systems
By Chris Favre, Automation Integrated
The danger of this rush to smart devices is that some “manufacturers” are taking hobby grade equipment...
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...
Remote Vibration Monitoring Keeps Power Plants Running at Full Capacity
By Deane Horn, Emerson
You can get the monitoring and analysis you need without requiring your equipment specialist to be...
Tricky Business: Taking Down Old Coal Plants
By Kennedy Maize
With the advance of natural gas, increasing regulatory challenges, and anti-coal politics, U.S. coal-fired power plants...
NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
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- Industrial cybersecurity expert warns of cyberattacks
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- Reshoring efforts are slowing down
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PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Eaton Updates Power Xpert Insight Software with Simulation
The update allows users to perform simulations of electrical load increases, set capacity thresholds and model potential system impacts to help...
Progea announces Pro.Energy software
Pro.Energy software allows constant monitoring of electricity, gas, water, compressed air or steam costs and provides instant energy assessment...
Progea introduces Pro.Lean Manufacturing software
Pro.Lean makes it possible to gather and record production data as well as sort information, display it, and view key performance indicators...
MEDIAin Manufacturing Operations Management
RESOURCESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Enhancements include GMDbeat for online troubleshooting and GMDfit, which provides online condition monitoring, predictive analytics and periodic...
The configuration software reduces the risk of errors when designing and ordering system modules.
Version 1.1 of the Network Configuration Management software can now be used as a simple monitoring and diagnostics tool for industrial routers,...
WHITE PAPERSin Manufacturing Operations Management
By Anand Richard, Indiana State University
The only successful way to evade hacking is to constantly change the way a networked system or...
By Rockwell Automation and Cisco
Design and implementation guide outlines the key requirements and design considerations to help successful...
By Clive Jones, et al, Global Heat Transfer
A properly maintained heat transfer system employing food-grade heat transfer fluids will contribute...
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
FLOWCAL Enterprise Liquids software automates Lyondell Chemical 's measurement data collection by replacing their manual spreadsheets and manage...
By Kepware Technologies
Repete implemented Kepware’s KEPServerEX communications platform to address the diverse protocol environments of its...
Using an automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET warehousing software, the facility stores 24,750 pallets and is equipped...
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
Cyber Security for Critical Assets Summit will connect Corporate Security professionals with Process Control professionals and serve to provide a unique networking platform bringing together top executives from USA and beyond.
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.
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 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).