Articles & News on Industrial Computers

IFS Study: Double-digit increases in industrial IoT sophistication this year

  • November 9, 2018
  • News

Executives at respondent companies, ranging from manufacturers to trade contractors and oil and gas companies, are collecting more data from connected devices, integrating it with other systems in new ways, and making IoT more central to their businesses.

FDT Group announces full-platform independence for FDT IIoT Server (FITS) architecture

  • November 7, 2018
  • News

With built-in security protecting valuable information and operating data, the FITS platform will enable cloud, enterprise, on-premise, and a single-user desktop deployment method meeting the needs of the process, hybrid and discrete manufacturing sectors.

ISA and Siemens' cybersecurity workshop shows cybersecurity investment, sophistication on the rise

  • November 2, 2018
  • News

During the workshop, featured experts reported that the rapid pace of digital technology and the increasing sophistication of cyber tools at the disposal of foreign entities are making it more difficult to protect critical infrastructure and the industrial control systems that operate them.

Emerson helps Alberta refinery enhance automation technology

  • October 26, 2018
  • Case Study

Using elements of Emerson’s Project Certainty methodology, North West Redwater Partnership reduced global automation engineering complexity and completed the instrumentation and control scope for refinery automation.

EdgeX Foundry announces EdgeX-enabled developer kits

  • October 18, 2018
  • News

There will be two different kinds of dev kits - community and commercial. For options in the community track, the bill of materials will be purchased independently online, the code will be downloaded straight from a special repository on the project GitHub, and questions will be answered through forums like the EdgeX Rocket Chat.

Emerson announces acquisition of HTE Engineering Services

  • October 3, 2018
  • News

HTE Engineering Services is headquartered in Dunboyne, County Meath, Ireland. Terms of the acquisition, which closed on October 1, were not disclosed.

Emerson announces agreement to acquire General Electric’s Intelligent Platforms Business

  • October 2, 2018
  • News

The acquisition is expected to close in the first half of fiscal 2019, subject to regulatory approvals, GE’s consultation with employee representatives where required and other customary closing conditions.

Honeywell announces strategic alliance with Sunpreme

  • September 26, 2018
  • News

The cooperation will enable Honeywell to deliver solar modules with data analytics to commercial and industrial customers to help them achieve sustainability goals.

Falkonry announces launch of global partner program

  • September 26, 2018
  • News

As part of this program, SCSK Corporation and KOLON BENIT have begun selling Falkonry LRS in Japan and South Korea respectively, and Falkonry is engaged with other OEMs, system integrators, distributors, resellers and referral partners around the globe who are expected to follow.

How ICS Security Attacks Can Cripple Smart Cities

  • September 24, 2018
  • Feature

By Ben C. Garber, Ultra Electronics, 3eTI Cyber attacks can bring these thriving smart cities to a standstill and create utter chaos. Ensuring cyber-physical security against local and foreign adversaries is the new challenge for today’s city planners.