Articles & News on Industrial Computers

Zigbee Alliance announces Amazon to join Board of Directors

  • January 24, 2019
  • News

The decision by Amazon to join the Zigbee Alliance at the Board level is a message that the industry is focused on simplifying and adding convenience to the growing range of IoT devices available to customers.

HANNOVER MESSE 2019 Preview: From components to systems solutions

  • January 24, 2019
  • News

Running under the lead theme of "Industrial Intelligence", HANNOVER MESSE 2019 will zero in on this trend, with a simultaneous focus on the role of human beings – the decisive idea generators for the factory of the future.

The Linux Foundation announces launch of LF Edge organization to establish an open framework for edg

  • January 24, 2019
  • News

LF Edge is initially comprised of five projects that will support emerging edge applications in the area of non-traditional video and connected things that require lower latency, faster processing and mobility.

Industrial Internet Consortium announces Building Intelligent Infrastructures Forum

  • January 23, 2019
  • News

The Building Intelligent Infrastructures Forum, on Feb. 15, will include keynote presentations, use cases, lunch, and two panel discussions: Smart Cities Infrastructures and Intelligent Transport Systems.

A Brave New World of Industrial Automation, Robotics and Taxes

  • January 22, 2019
  • Feature

By Stephen Hayes, Beckhoff Automation One of the key economic concepts for government to iron out before IDT can deliver performance, is the contributory capacity that robots, automation and AI fulfil in the overall economy.

Panduit announces acquisition of Atlona

  • January 22, 2019
  • News

As part of the acquisition, the Atlona team will join Panduit’s Enterprise business group. Atlona will continue to serve its customers from its global headquarters in San Jose, Calif. for all sales, customer support, and training related inquiries.

Kaspersky announces patch of seven vulnerabilities in Moxa’s ThingsPro Suite

  • January 22, 2019
  • News

Kaspersky Lab Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS CERT) experts have identified and patched seven previously unknown vulnerabilities in Moxa’s ThingsPro Suite.

Siemens helps Brazilian steel works company digitalize operations

  • January 18, 2019
  • Case Study

With a goal of increasing productivity and shortening the development time of new products, Maxiforja has adopted Femap software, the Plant Simulation solution in the Tecnomatix portfolio, the Teamcenter portfolio, NX software and Line Designer from Siemens in order to reach its goal of becoming a digitalized enterprise.

Object Management Group issues two RFPs to create new standards

  • January 17, 2019
  • News

Organizations interested in submitting must send a letter of intent (LOI) by the LOI deadline indicated in the RFP document. Submitting a LOI is not legally binding and does not commit an organization to being part of a submission team.

Bill’s Deep Dive: HART PSK Modem Expands Applications with 8 Times Speed Increase

  • January 15, 2019
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor The HART (Highway Addressable Remote Transducer) protocol, adopted worldwide, provides digital signal and measurement data from smart field instruments in a wide range of control, monitoring, and automation applications.