Articles & News on Industrial Computers

Moxa's SDS-3008 Smart Ethernet Switch earns Red Dot Award for Product Design

  • August 15, 2018
  • News

This year, Moxa competed with over 6,300 entries produced by designers and manufacturers from 59 countries. A jury of 40 experts assessed the submissions based on criteria such as degree of innovation, functionality, ergonomics, longevity and ecological compatibility.

IT/OT Convergence Means Greater Resources for Both

  • July 19, 2018
  • Feature

By Robert Landavazo, Tripwire The OT/IT convergence will no doubt be looked back upon as a turning point in industry’s fight for cyber security and further harnessing of technology for business success. Being an early, proactive leader in that regard certainly, in general, seems like a good role to be playing.

Telit announces deviceWISE IoT platform interoperability with the IBM IoT platform

  • July 12, 2018
  • News

Working together, the two companies will help manufacturers and other businesses to help deploy solutions for monitoring and control, industrial automation, asset tracking and field service operations.

The Burden of Proof in Cybersecurity: Inside Eaton and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Strategic Coll

  • July 10, 2018
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com Recent security breaches have demonstrated the continued dynamic evolution of cybersecurity as vulnerabilities in both software and hardware continue to be identified. Consequently, it is increasingly imperative that cybersecurity is designed into the system components and overall design…and people will want proof of that.

The Burden of Proof in Cybersecurity: Inside Eaton and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Strategic Coll

  • July 10, 2018
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com Recent security breaches have demonstrated the continued dynamic evolution of cybersecurity as vulnerabilities in both software and hardware continue to be identified. Consequently, it is increasingly imperative that cybersecurity is designed into the system components and overall design…and people will want proof of that.

Fiber Optic Center announces FOC 10-4 campaign to support #5MillionSteps

  • July 3, 2018
  • News

With a goal of 5 million steps between the Appalachian Trail and New England Mountain Hikes, a mission called #5MillionSteps for kids fighting cancer plans to raise one dollar for each step and a total of $5 million dollars to help fund promising childhood cancer research initiatives.

Industrial Internet Consortium releases 8th edition of Journal of Innovation

  • June 21, 2018
  • News

The Journal of Innovation highlights the ideas, approaches, products and services emerging within the industrial internet such as IoT and digital transformation, AI, smart cities, the smart factory and edge computing

Examining the Role of Women in Engineering's History and Future

  • June 19, 2018
  • Feature

By Helen Marston, Cressall There are several women in our past that have changed the face of engineering forever, being highly praised for their skills and expertise. This article discusses the role of women in engineering throughout history.

Siemens and Evonik announce technology partnership

  • June 19, 2018
  • News

Its aim is the development of an asset life cycle data model and its integration into the Siemens software solution Comos. The asset life cycle data model was developed by Evonik on the basis of the international DEXPI standard ISO 15956 and other internationally valid standards.

Siemens announces automation partnership with Sartorius Stedim Biotech

  • June 12, 2018
  • News

This agreement provides that Sartorius Stedim Biotech will use Siemens automation technologies, which will include industrial PCs, the S7-1500 software controller, the TIA Portal and the SCADA system Simatic WinCC, among others.