FEATURED ARTICLESin Systems Integration
‘Open Process Control Architecture Standard’ is the Rallying Cry at ExxonMobil’s Industry Day
By Bill Lydon
A major driver for the effort for open process control standards, has been the widespread call for accelerative automation...
Red vs Blue Lasers: A Comparison of Triangulation Sensors
By Chris Jones, Micro-Epsilon UK
Although red laser triangulation displacement sensors have been in use for more than 20 years, blue laser...
How the Digital Dossier Translates to Dollars
By Manuel Terranova, Peaxy Inc.
One critical business imperative of this decade is making good use of data assets. A comprehensive digital...
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...
NEWSin Systems Integration
- Global Process Automation announces joining of Rockwell System Integrator Program
- Superior Controls announces Kenneth Hackett as Business Development Manager
- Huffman appoints Jeff Austin as Operations Manager
- Rockwell Automation expands Machinery Safety Integrator program
- Honeywell announces acquisition of Intelligrated for $1.5B
- FieldComm Group announces agreements in support of Field Device Integration technology
- Honeywell honors top channel partners in Americas
- 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
PRODUCT NEWSin Systems Integration
Phoenix Contact introduces PT 2,5/S-QUATTRO terminal blocks
Up to four 12 AWG conductors can be connected in one feed-through terminal block. The terminal blocks feature Phoenix Contact’s push-in...
Belden introduces Hirschman Secure Remote Access Solution
This combined hardware and software system is designed to help companies leverage the increased connection of devices brought on by the Industrial...
Kepware releases KEPServerX V5.21 IoT platform
KEPServerEX version 5.21 introduces the ThingWorx native client interface, a fully-integrated solution built to provide rapid connection to...
MEDIAin Systems Integration
RESOURCESin Systems Integration
Among the most important developments, included in 400 additional pages, are BACnet’s support for IPv6 networks and RESTful Web Services, a...
The CSIA Exchange now features its own blog, largely authored by its system integrator members and member partners. It has also incorporated a new...
This on-demand webinar discusses best practices from Industrial IP Advantage – a coalition of Cisco, Panduit and Rockwell Automation – for how...
WHITE PAPERSin Systems Integration
In order to provide smooth production processes with critical machine vision applications, building a rugged Ethernet network is...
This whitepaper discusses how to simplify system design and programming, cut development time and boost productivity using advanced 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...
CASE STUDIESin Systems Integration
The challenge for the integrator that designed and installed the automation system was to find an ID reader that could deliver near 100% read...
ABB’s delivery for both machines at the new mill includes quality control systems, tissue machine drive systems, 800xA control systems,...
Using Westfalia’s automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) integrated with a layer pick system, Heaven Hill will optimize the storage and...
EVENTSin Systems Integration
TRAININGin Systems Integration
This class has been specially designed for end users and OEMs in industrial automation. Attend to learn how EtherNet/IP's network services, peer-to-peer architecture and standards-based approach ease integration of data between the plant floor to enterprise, helping you realize the full potential of industrial automation while reducing risk and the cost of integration.