FEATURED ARTICLESin Systems Integration
Simpler, Faster, Smarter: A New Approach to System Design
By: Andy Stump, Rockwell Automation
Manufacturing and industrial end users are turning to smart manufacturing to be more responsive, efficient...
Security in a Connected Enterprise: Protecting Networks, Facilities and Systems
By John Nesi, Rockwell Automation
Just as the nature of manufacturing and industrial operations has changed, so have the security risks. More...
Think Outside the Box for Cranes and Hoists
By Tony Young, CP Automation
Mainstream horizontal applications like conveyors cannot be shoehorned into the same category as cranes and hoists....
Industry 4.0 for Process Automation – Process Sensors 4.0 Roadmap
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Industry 4.0 is the change from rigid, preconceived, hierarchical production systems to dynamic, flexible, self-configuring...
NEWSin Systems Integration
- FieldComm Group announces agreements in support of Field Device Integration technology
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- KION GROUP announces acquisition of Dematic
- Rockwell Automation to host TechED event in Orlando, 12-17 June
- Registration opens for ISA’s 2016 Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium
- Boulting names Ian Oliver as UK director of operations
- Focus Engineering becomes Inductive Automation Premier Integrator
- Swisslog announces acquisition of Power Automation Systems
- CSIA awards recognize contributions to the system integration industry
- CSIA marks a successful 2016 Executive Conference
- LOYTEC joins the Delta Electronics group
- OSI supplies Generation Management System to DP&L
PRODUCT NEWSin Systems Integration
Microchip Technology announces RN4870 and RN4871 Bluetooth devices
The RN4870 and RN4871 support the latest Bluetooth 4.2 specification and have a Bluetooth stack on board with a scripting engine to enable...
Mencom introduces KADP cable entry system
Mencom's KADP cable entry system is designed to offer a faster assembly for inserting and sealing cables for enclosures, machines and junction boxes.
Microprecision adds M12 Connector for MP700 limit switch series
This option is implemented for 30mm and 35mm housing sizes which reflects the 20mm “EN” and 25mm “US” mounting style. Metal housing for...
MEDIAin Systems Integration
RESOURCESin Systems Integration
CIMdata estimates that based on end-user payments, the worldwide CAM software and related services market grew by 2.8% in calendar year 2015. The...
This handy resource explains how to apply ISA-95 in manufacturing enterprise systems (MES) and vertical integration projects, as well as reveals...
Automation.com partners with Integration Objects to present this free webinar to help you find out how you can use your data to gain a deep...
WHITE PAPERSin Systems Integration
By Gregory Braun, C3 Solutions
This whitepaper explores arguments in favor and against using systems based in the cloud, with the goal of offering...
By Emerson Process Management
Most capital projects don’t come within 25% of their approved budget or schedule. With so much riding on your...
By Chad Harper, Maverick Technologies
Process manufacturing plants are famous for their tendency to keep automation systems and associated...
CASE STUDIESin Systems Integration
The project was funded and managed by Kandil Steel, a leading steel provider in Egypt. The company is working on new solutions for distributed...
Scheduled for start-up in the third quarter of 2017, the Ichthys joint venture megaproject is forecasted to produce 8.9 million tons of LNG yearly.
The plant, which will also incorporate biogas and recycling facilities, will produce 28 megawatt-hours of electricity per hour from 320,000 tons of...