Articles & News on Industrial Computers

exida announces ARCHx engineering tool

  • May 10, 2019
  • News

The ARCHx system is comprised of the operating engine and several knowledge base plug-ins for specific technologies. The tool is used to guide architecture design reviews, both during the initial architecture design, when the basic design decisions are being made, but also for existing designs.

Tension in Industrial Automation: Open Systems and the User's Dilemma

  • by Bill Lydon
  • May 8, 2019
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Automation.com Suppliers either adapt with technology, or they lose customers and die. This is true in every industry. The industrial and process automation industries will be no exception.

Opto 22 releases white paper on Edge Programmable Industrial Controllers

  • May 7, 2019
  • News

The white paper focuses on three main communication challenges: complexity, security, and expense. IIoT and other data-intensive automation applications typically require many steps and a lot of middleware: hardware, drivers, parsers, and custom software.

Emerson to provide predictive maintenance services to BP's Clair Ridge project

  • May 6, 2019
  • News

Emerson’s cloud engineering services enabled global project personnel to remotely collaborate on design, development and testing in a common virtualized environment. This allowed project changes and testing to be managed efficiently and remotely.

Telit announces partnership with Deutsche Telekom’s nuSIM initiative

  • May 2, 2019
  • News

The nuSIM initiative takes a fundamentally new approach to IoT system design by moving the subscriber identity module’s (SIM) functionality to the cellular chipset.

2019 Hannover Messe Wrap Up: The Growing Realization of Industry 4.0 & Digitalization

  • by Bill Lydon
  • April 30, 2019
  • Feature

Illuminating the theme of ‘Integrated Industry - Industrial Intelligence, the 2019 Hannover Messe, hosted 6,500 exhibitors from 75 countries and 215,000 attendees from 95 nations. The event, which featured Sweden as the partner country, hosted over 80 forums and conferences which highlighted many new digitalization trends and technologies.

UL panel upholds ISA appeal of UL cybersecurity standard

  • April 25, 2019
  • News

An appeals panel formed by Underwriters Laboratories has ruled in favor of the International Society of Automation (ISA) in an appeal against UL 2900-2-2, Standard for Software Cybersecurity for Network-Connectable Devices,

Four Key Criteria for Industrial Drive Specification

  • April 24, 2019
  • Feature

By Paul Streatfield, Bosch Rexroth This article explores four of the most recent key criteria for industrial drive specification, which meet the challenges of today’s industrial requirements.

Danish sawmill turns to CC-Link IE to enhance automation control

  • April 19, 2019
  • Case Study

To keep operations at the site in Ribe smooth and efficient, DTE needed a communication network technology able to connect the inverters to PLCs and ensure that the machines could instantly adjust their parameters for optimal performance.

TELECO announce Ken Harberer as Director of Wireless Engineering

  • April 19, 2019
  • News

With 20 years of first-hand knowledge in developing public safety products for the U.S market, he will be directly overseeing a team of engineers working on the public safety DAS, commercial wireless and Wi-Fi Distributed Antenna Systems.