FEATURED ARTICLESin Process Automation
FDT Technology Development: Expanding the Horizon of Device and Network Integration
By Glenn Schulz, Managing Director, FDT Group
FDT Technology holds the key to integrating a wide range of devices and networks in today’s...
Industrial Automation Absorbed by IT (Information Technology)?
By Bill Lydon, Editor
"Industrial Automation Absorbed by IT," may be the future headline if the industrial automation community does not make a...
WirelessHART Field Device Installation and Configuration
By Moazzam Shamsi, Emerson Process Management
The self-configuring capabilities of WirelessHART networks simplify the installation and...
Interesting Encompass Partner Products from Automation Fair
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Automation Fair 2015 was described as a showcase of the latest advances in manufacturing and industrial automation enabled...
NEWSin Process Automation
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PRODUCT NEWSin Process Automation
Barco releases OverView IVD LCD video wall
With its high brightness (700 cd/m²), low TCO, and special display surface optimized for displaying bright backgrounds and content, IVD is for use...
Indegy introduces industrial cyber security platform
The Indegy platform eliminates operational blind spots by detecting changes to controllers regardless of whether they are performed over the...
Tesla releasesTeslaSCADA2 software
SCADA solution works with Mac OS, Windows, Linux and Android operating systems.
MEDIAin Process Automation
RESOURCESin Process Automation
The 4-page document provides an overview of the MAQ20 ndustrial data acquisition and control system and all current MAQ20 modules.
The app sends real-time plant performance and notifications direct to smartphones, giving managers real-time information at their fingertips
The third edition features more comprehensive coverage of pertinent subject matter and new calculations, sample problems and tables for improved...
WHITE PAPERSin Process Automation
By Brian S. Elliott, AutomationDirect
“Electrical Arcs” explains how arcing develops, the dangers of electrical arcs and various means of arc...
By Alan Cone, Siemens Industry
With field devices getting smarter and controllers more sophisticated, the operational networking layers that keep...
In principle, filling is a dosing process, only much faster. Product that has been produced in one batch, is now filled in multiple...
CASE STUDIESin Process Automation
Hint automated a metering and allocation system for ENGIE that collects all data for the allocation of proceeds from oil and gas sales.
A Rotork IQ3 intelligent electric actuator will improve flood protection in a vulnerable area of a coastal town in west Wales.
By Gregory Möller, University of Idaho-Washington State University
The University of Idaho’s research water-treatment-process...
EVENTSin Process Automation
This year the ISA’s international Food and Pharmaceutical symposium is being held in Ireland, and its first time to be held outside of North America. The symposium will bring together experts, suppliers, and end users in a two-day symposium of presentations and panel discussions.
The annual CSIA Executive Conference is the highlight of the professional year, when over 500 system integrators and industry partners meet to network, hear outstanding speakers, share best practices, and learn about new products and services.
With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.
TRAININGin Process Automation
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 alarm management course is designed to educate key site personnel on industry standards, best practices, business justification, safety implications, business issues and the Seven-Step Approach to Effective Alarm Management.
Join us for the 11th annual ICS Security Summit. The Summit is the premier event to attend in 2016 for ICS cybersecurity practitioners and managers. This year's summit will center on the theme "Defense is Doable" and will feature more in-depth technical talks, case studies, and hands-on challenges than ever before.