FEATURED ARTICLESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Comparing Stainless Steel, Polycarbonate and Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester Enclosures
All enclosure materials ---- stainless steel, polycarbonate and FRP --- will provide protection in a variety of applications. It is...
OPC UA as the bridge to the enterprise
By John Rinaldi, Real Time Automation
Because of the discontinuity between the factory floor and the Enterprise, opportunities to mine the factory...
Mining Manufacturing Data - Leveraging Trapped Data for Results
By John Rinaldi
Investing in new control and automation systems is an expensive and disruptive activity, particularly when the majority of the...
IoT Gateways Bridge Connectivity Gap
By Alex Perng, Nexcom
IoT relies on close connections among sensors, gateways, networks, and servers; and IoT gateways play a key role in building...
NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
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- Big Data to change maintenance
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PRODUCT NEWSin Manufacturing Operations Management
VICI Metronics introduces Dynacalibrator calibration gas generator
Model 150 is used as a reference for the calibration of gas chromatography instruments and in other instruments that measure gas concentrations.
Matrikon updates OPC Server for Wonderware Historian
Enhancements include support for the latest Microsoft Windows operating systems including Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit versions) , Windows Server...
Clippard releases stainless steel Push-Quick fittings
Constructed of high grade 316 stainless steel, these durable fittings provide a simple push-pull method of connecting pneumatic components to each...
MEDIAin Manufacturing Operations Management
RESOURCESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Catalyst Motion Group is a supplier of precision linear and rotary motion systems from the very simple to the very complex, and at any level of...
Report covers the importance of the machine to machine (M2M) communication protocol OPC Unified Architecture (OPC UA) in achieving Industry 4.0...
Service reduces the time between diagnosing control loop issues and tuning the loops to improve performance.
WHITE PAPERSin Manufacturing Operations Management
By Cindy Hollenbeck, SoftPLC
Protocol gateways make IoT efficient, accurate, and low cost
Having complete and current data about any process can...
By Denso Robotics
White paper examines the many factors — some obvious and some not so obvious — that determine cost of robot ownership, and...
By The OPC Foundation
The OPC Foundation has further developed its standard into the OPC Unified Architecture (UA) which provides solutions to the...
CASE STUDIESin Manufacturing Operations Management
Netbiter gateways connected to Rockwell PLCs control the different systems in the EF International Language Centre in Oxford, UK.
By Rob Speigel
Over the last five years, the DuPont Co. has regularly monitored all aspects of the security of its Sabine River Works...
The cloud-based IT infrastructure to map Industry 4.0 application scenarios comes from MES supplier iTAC.
EVENTSin Manufacturing Operations Management
As Technology advances, Cyber threats can have high impact on overall operation and business of organizations. ICS cyber security can't just be left on IT department to fend the security wall. With the growing volume and sophistication of cyber attacks,
For more than 10 years the EnergySec Security Summit has been the premier gathering for stakeholders in the energy sector focused on Industrial Control System (ICS) physical and cyber security. Our summits give each attendee a rare opportunity to mingle with asset owners, government agencies, researchers, consultants, vendors and academia under one roof.
At the 4th Software Asset Management Strategies 2015 (September 21 – 22, 2015) more than 150 experts & professionals will discuss challenges & solutions for Software Asset and License Management.
TRAININGin Manufacturing Operations Management
Global Training Solutions Inc. of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada is now offering the North American Power Industry, fully interactive, role-based NERC CIP V5 Online Training Courses. CIP V5 Courses Include: Base Training – Cyber Security; Information Handling; Electronic Access Controls; Physical Access Controls (Includes Visitor Management); Cyber Security Incidents, Response and Recovery. ...
This is a basic fundamental course (4 hours) for Guided Wave and Free Space Radar Level for maintenance technicians. We will dedicate a half day to Radar technology to give you a basic understanding of this level measurement technology. The class will be primarily classroom presentation, product demonstration, group discussion, and a small amount of hands-on training with working table top...
This introductory course to flow will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous flow technologies. The basic portion will focus on the physics of flow and concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on magnetic and Coriolis flow meters. The class will be a...