Articles & News on Industrial Computers

Siemens helps Chinese coal mines facilitate cloud-based digitalization

  • December 6, 2018
  • News

Drawing on Siemens expertise in the mining industry and Industry 4.0, the solution will be based on the advanced architecture and performance of Siemens WinCC Open Architecture. As part of the contract, Siemens will also provide inter process communication (IPC), accessories, plus software engineering and site commissioning services.

Inside Dell’s Ongoing Quest for Digitalization Acceleration

  • December 4, 2018
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com Last year, we explored Dell Technologies quest to accelerate IoT focus to the edge. Through numerous discussions and presentations over the last few years, Dell Technologies has clearly aligned itself to provide industry with solutions that span from computing at the network edge to cloud services.

EtherCAT Technology Group announces Dmitry Dzilno election to Board of Directors

  • December 4, 2018
  • News

Dzilno has been instrumental in making EtherCAT a fieldbus in chip manufacturing. He is currently Head of Engineering at the ALD Division as Managing Director and Senior Principal Member of Technical Staff at AMAT.

Indiana University hosts Big Data and Extreme-Scale Computing workshop

  • December 4, 2018
  • News

Attendees from around the world -- including national and university labs and supercomputing centers in Japan, China, Saudi Arabia, Spain and the United States -- brainstormed strategies to converge Big Data and the high-performance computing tools necessary to make sense of massive data sets.

Siemens announces acquisition of COMSA Computer und Software GmbH

  • December 4, 2018
  • News

The COMSA team and technology will join the Mentor business, part of Siemens PLM Software, where it will add key harness engineering and design data analytics capabilities to the Siemens product range.

What is High Performance Computing?

  • December 4, 2018
  • News

By Chassis Plans High-performance computing is used for solving advanced mathematical calculations and performing data processing through the use of computer modeling, simulation and analysis.

HMS Industrial Networks announces HMS Solution Partner Program

  • November 29, 2018
  • News

By integrating their IoT software to HMS hardware, HMS’ Solution Partners help customers acquire, monitor, process and analyze data from industrial devices, machines and systems. Partners who join the program work with products from HMS’ brands Anybus, IXXAT and eWON.

The Importance of Context in Data Collection

  • November 26, 2018
  • Feature

By George Walker, Novotek UK and Ireland It’s no secret that data collection is important for generating valuable insight that helps plant managers improve efficiency in industrial systems. However, what seems unknown to many in the industry is the importance of understanding the context of the data being analysed.

Rockwell Automation receives IEC 62443 security certification

  • November 19, 2018
  • News

The certification confirms that Rockwell Automation product-development processes adhere to the security requirements in the IEC 62443-4-1 standard. Rockwell Automation is now using the certified SDL at all global development locations to support the development of all hardware and software products.

Positive Technologies releases PT ISIM freeView Sensor free ICS monitoring solution

  • November 9, 2018
  • News

Intended for basic ICS security monitoring, this version is free of charge and easy to configure. No special technical knowledge is needed. Downloading and getting started with PT ISIM freeView Sensor takes minutes.