Articles & News on Human Machine Interface

SAP Leonardo Enterprise Wide IT/OT Integration

  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com Taking place from November 2-3 2017, the event put a spotlight on SAP’s IT/OT real-time transaction processing and integration of manufacturing controls and automation for their customers.

CyberX announces tech integration with CyberArk to enhance remote access security

  • News

The CyberX platform is designed to deliver continuous ICS threat monitoring and asset discovery, ICS threat intelligence, and non-invasive risk and vulnerability assessments.

AMK helps HERO GmbH decentralize servo drive technology for cleaner operations

  • Case Study

Thanks to drive and control technology from AMK, the solutions of HERO GmbH in Sigmaringendorf, Germany, have done away with anything that is not actually needed to meet the precise product quality standards.

SyTech announces strategic partnership with Tatsoft

  • News

With XLReporter’s custom connectors to FactoryStudio and point-and-click configuration, Users create informative drill-down, summary, utilization and regulatory reports from real-time, historical and alarm data. Completed reports are distributed via web pages, networked printers, PDF files and email.

Micro PLCs Bring Macro Capabilities to a World of Applications

  • Feature

By Don Pham, IDEC The processing power, data storage and I/O handling capabilities of micro PLCs allow them to be used as the main automation driver for complex machines, processing lines, or even an entire plant or facility.

HMS Industrial Networks announces eWON eCatcher Mobile remote access solution

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By connecting an eWON Cosy or Flexy router to a machine, it is possible to access and control the machine via the cloud service eWON Talk2. eWON users can then access Talk2M in a secure way from a computer using the eCatcher software. It is available for free for iOS and Android.

Industrial Automation Group earns designation as Inductive Automation Premier Integrator

  • News

Inductive Automation looks forward to working more closely with IAG, which is becoming a more active member of the Ignition community.

HMIs Evolving to Serve the Enterprise in an Industrial IoT World

  • Feature

By John Krajewski III, Schneider Electric Human Machine Interfaces started as point solutions, but are now progressing to company-wide Operations Management Interfaces to leverage Industrial IoT and Industry 4.0 strategies.

Beckwood partners with Siemens to produce automated hydraulic press

  • Case Study

The company was seeking a turnkey package consisting of two 1400-ton hydraulic presses and two automated stamping die handling systems to load and unload the presses more efficiently than the conventional forklift and manual labor-intensive system this customer was currently utilizing.

Mitsubishi Electric partners with Bimba Manufacturing to build electric motion solution

  • News

This arrangement brings together Mitsubishi Electric’s servo motors and control products with Bimba’s electric mechanical actuators.