Articles & News on Human Machine Interface

COPA-DATA helps Novarc Technologies enhance HMI software

  • Case Study

zenon’s application as an HMI gives SWR operators flexibility to set welding parameters. This is a requirement for the environment in which SWR is designed, as almost every job requires some level of customization.

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

  • 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.

Emerson releases Digital Transformation Roadmap

  • News

The goal is to help companies use technology to reach Top Quartile performance, measured by optimized production, improved reliability, enhanced safety and minimized energy usage.

Open Systems International announces Al Eliasen as Chief Operating Officer

  • News

Eliasen is an automation industry professional with more than 25 years of experience in corporate operations and engineering management. At OSI, he has overseen all project delivery operations to date.

ISA announces ISA/IEC 62443-4-2-2018 standard

  • News

ISA/IEC 62443-4-2-2018, Security for Industrial Automation and Control Systems: Technical Security Requirements for IACS Components, provides the cybersecurity technical requirements for components that make up an IACS, specifically the embedded devices, network components, host components and software applications.

Guide to Saving Time with Intelligent Data Logging

  • News

By CAS Dataloggers With advances in technology and computing power, modern data loggers can reduce the amount of time and effort required to extract critical information. These "intelligent" data loggers incorporate several features that allow them to go well beyond the functionality of a traditional data logger to help zero in on what the user is looking for

The Next Generation of HMI and SCADA

  • Feature

By Benson Hougland, Opto 22 The next generation of HMI and SCADA technologies is now poised to deliver the rich interfaces users expect, with even easier connectivity to the thriving variety of Internet of Things devices.

Process Solutions announces launch of Robotic Controls Division

  • News

The division is being formed in response to customer and supplier demand, along with the Northwest region’s lack of service providers for robot-based automation.

Are Industrial Protocols Going the Way of AppleTalk, DecNet & Netware?

  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor, The industrial automation industry has a reputation and history of being behind the technology adoption curve. With an prganizational need for reliability and system availability, the key question is: When is a new technology reliable enough that the benefits outweigh the risk?

HANNOVER MESSE announces "Integrated Industry – Industrial Intelligence" theme for 2019 event

  • News

The theme of HANNOVER MESSE 2019 underlines the growing importance of artificial intelligence and machine learning in the production and energy industries, including such areas as energy efficiency and use and autonomous production processes as well as challenges in terms of interfaces, protocols and security.