FEATURED ARTICLESin Plant & Asset 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...
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 –...
Visibility and Inventory of Manufacturing Assets – The Baseline for OT Security Management
By Shmulik Aran, NextNine
A manufacturer and its connected production environment are exposed to a full range of cybersecurity threats. Mitigating...
NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
- ISA and the Automation Federation draw attention to the growing need for skilled manufacturing workers
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- IMTS concludes as third largest in their history
- 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
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- USMTO for August shows manufacturing technology orders are up
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PRODUCT NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
Aventics introduces Smart Pneumatics Monitor for valve electronics
The Aventics electronic module evaluates the data locally and uses it to generate information about the status of the system. Via drag & drop on a...
Rockwell Automation introduces FactoryTalk Batch View software
FactoryTalk Batch View software is well-suited for large industrial facilities that have workstation infrastructure limitations, and require...
ABB introduces Model Predictive Torque Control software
The MPTC software was initially developed to ensure the operation of compressor stations during voltage disruptions, caused by lightning strikes,...
MEDIAin Plant & Asset Management
RESOURCESin Plant & Asset Management
The webinar will show how engineers, production managers, and decision makers can rapidly assess the options for adapting an existing line to make...
Manufacturers around the world are contending with a growing skills shortage resulting from the influx of new technologies. To address these...
Per MFGWatch 2016, both U.S. buyers and manufacturers see 2016 as a year of growth for their firms. This shared optimism is fueling investments in...
WHITE PAPERSin Plant & Asset Management
Fastening tool processes are a prime target application for manufacturers to improve their existing manufacturing operations...
In order to improve efficiency and remote management on the CNC shop floor, networking is required from both device level and infrastructure...
This document summarizes the manufacturing execution system (MES), or manufacturing operations management (MOM) solution implemented by a leading...
CASE STUDIESin Plant & Asset 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...
Since June 2016, Brenntag GmbH has been using the OpenTAS Terminal Management System to load its heating oil and diesel products at its terminal in...
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