Automation & Control News & Articles

Why Energy Producers Need to Increase Remote Operations Capacity Today, and How to Transition Securely

  • by Bill Moore
  • Feature

Prompted by the widespread and far-reaching implications of the novel Coronavirus, we have witnessed a sudden shift to a hybrid workforce that includes on-site, remote, and distributed teams. The vast majority of companies lack the remote infrastructure needed to maintain operational continuity and protect against cybersecurity risks associated with remote work.

Litmus Collaborates With Supermicro to Help Customers Enable Smart Manufacturing

  • News

Solution simplifies edge data collection, analytics and integration for fast time-to-value.

Cybersecurity and Safety: Increasing Risks and Escalating Impacts

  • by Mark Baggett
  • Feature

The truth is cyber-attacks with dire consequences no longer live merely in film or the digital realm for that matter. They’ve transcended into the physical world with real, tangible impacts.

Aquiline Drones Signs Exclusive Manufacturing and Distribution License Agreement With Drone Volt

  • News

Aquiline Drones (AD), the Hartford-based manufacturer of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and cloud solutions provider for commercial drone operations, announced that it has signed exclusive US manufacturing and distribution licensing agreements with Drone Volt.

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS to Host Four Product Demonstrations with Live Q&A at PACK EXPO Connects Virtual Event

  • News

New products include condition monitoring for predictive maintenance and IE5+ Ultra-Premium High Efficiency synchronous motors.

Case Study: King County Preserves the Past in New State-of-the-Art Drawbridge

  • Case Study

PowerFlex DC drive technology brings reliability and familiarity to rebuilt Seattle bridge.

ABB and IBM to Bolster Cybersecurity for Industrial Operations

  • News

ABB process control systems can connect with IBM security platform for digital threat visibility.

Remote Construction Market Growing with Surging AI Adoption

  • News

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are keystones enabling expansion of the remote construction market.

Honeywell and Vertiv to Improve Sustainability for Data Center Operations Across the Globe

  • News

This joint effort combines Honeywell operational technology experience with Vertiv’s critical digital infrastructure solutions to create more sustainable and efficient data center operations.

OPC Experts Interviews: Companion Specifications

  • by Michael Clark
  • Feature

Learn from an interview with Karl Deiretsbacher of the OPC Foundation about Companion Specifications; the different types of Companion Specifications that exist; what Joint Working Groups are; and how the OPC Foundation guides the development and maintenance of Companion Specifications.