Articles & News on Pharmaceutical

Ventyx absorbs Mincom

  • News

Ventyx completed the integration of Mincom and ABB Network Control into one enterprise solutions organization.

Wilbrecht Receives ATEX Certification for Snap Action Switch

  • News

MP300 series switches are now in compliance with ATEX and are approved for zone 22 in potentially explosive dust atmospheres.

McCrometer Adds Live Chat to Web Site

  • News

The online Live Chat system allows customers to communicate directly with flow measurement experts.

FDI Cooperation formed to support fieldbus Device Integration

  • News

FDT Group, Fieldbus Foundation, HART Communication Foundation, PROFIBUS & PROFINET International and OPC Foundation founded the company.

Cyber Espionage comes to SCADA Security

  • Feature

Automation.com, February 2012
By Eric Byres, Tofino Security
Today’s attacks show a different focus – attempts to steal valuable information that can be used to make a counterfeit product, out-bid a rival, or coordinate a short selling campaign against a company’s stock.

Invensys Supports VMWare and Microsoft Hyper-V Virtualization Technologies

  • News

With virtualization, users can safely run several operating systems and applications at the same time on a single computer, with each having access to the resources it needs when it needs them.

EGE releases on-line sensor product finder

  • News

Using the product finder, customers can now make a pre-selection according to medium type, medium temperature, sensor material and design, voltage supply, connection type and ATEX category.

ISA names Juliann Grant social media community manager

  • News

Grant is a vice president of Telesian Technology, and has more than 20 years of experience developing marketing strategies for high-technology and industrial-automation companies.

Emerging Technology Benchmarking

  • Feature

Automation.com, February 2012
By Bill Lydon, Editor
These results of the Pharmaceutical Automation Roundtable (PAR) Emerging Technology Benchmarking Survey addressed major automation topics including DCS vs. PLC, Fieldbus Technology, Smart Devices, VFDs, PAT, APC, Wireless, Operator Interfaces, Computing Technology, Validation and Skills gaps.

Automation Cartoons - February 1, 2012

  • by Otto Mation
  • Opinion

Otto introduces engineering team to Automation 2.0.