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Improve Operations with Access to Plant-floor Data Using DTM Enhanced HART I/O Modules

Improve Operations with Access to Plant-floor Data Using DTM Enhanced HART I/O Modules


In today’s rapidly changing manufacturing environment, remote access to real-time data and plant performance metrics has never been more important, and it starts (all this information originates on the plant floor) in the field.  

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Expanding the Horizons of TSN Technology

Expanding the Horizons of TSN Technology


Protocols provide time-sensitive networking technology with the needed extra application layers for industrial automation applications.

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FDT Group and OPC Foundation Release Updated Companion Specification for FDT 3.0

FDT Group and OPC Foundation Release Updated Companion Specification for FDT 3.0


New server-level universal device information model unifies IT/OT data visualization for the enterprise.

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Improve Operations with Access to Plant-floor Data Using DTM Enhanced HART I/O Modules

In today’s rapidly changing manufacturing environment, remote access to real-time data and plant performance metrics has never been more important, and it starts (all this information originates on the plant floor) in the field.  

Expanding the Horizons of TSN Technology

Protocols provide time-sensitive networking technology with the needed extra application layers for industrial automation applications.

FDT Group and OPC Foundation Release Updated Companion Specification for FDT 3.0

New server-level universal device information model unifies IT/OT data visualization for the enterprise.

Case Study: 'Quick Monitoring by DTM' for Machine Condition Monitoring Applications

DTM provides functions such as graph display, trend display and log acquisition to visually confirm changes in sound levels and frequencies.

FDT 3.0 Platform for Innovation Helps Developers Deliver Apps for Diverse Automation Use Cases

New mobility Apps will benefit both device suppliers and end users by transforming industrial optimization and maintenance strategies.

Five Recommendations for Reliable EtherNet/IP Control Systems

The search for reliable, practical information on building EtherNet/IP subnetworks on Ethernet for factory floor manufacturing systems is over. This article was originally published in the Automation 2021: Control Systems Ebook.

VALTEKSUL Joins FDT Group as Newest Member

Brazilian control valve company to develop DTMs to meet industrial application demand.

Expansions to TSN and Security in PROFINET Specification

PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) is making an active contribution in this area and is committed to comprehensive and practicable standardization of industrial communication, which is continuously evolving in line with progress in implementation, but also with the technologies used.

SPE Industrial Partner Network Drives Development of the IEC 63171-7 Standard for Hybrid Interfaces

Powerful IIoT devices can only work with the right infrastructure. The IEC 63171-7 standard specifies hybrid M12 interfaces with SPE and power contacts for high-power applications. Open standard increases investment certainty in the SPE market.

ISAGCA Responds to NIST Call for Standards to Fulfill Executive Order 14028

ISAGCA asked NIST to consider referencing selected parts of the ISA/IEC 62443 standard when defining critical software, product security development life-cycle requirements, and technical security requirements. This article was originally published in InTech's July/August issue.

Meet 2020 ISA Fellow Donald Dunn

As an ISA Fellow, Donald Dunn is being honored for many years of work on the education and standardization of terminology, as well as requirements and guidance related to alarm management and process industry safety. This article was originally published in InTech's July/August issue.

The OPC UA .Net Standard Toolkit from Softing Adds Support for Machine Builders and PubSub MQTT

Version 2.90 of the OPC UA .NET Standard Toolkits adds the Pub/Sub MQTT protocol to the SDK, support for UMATI NodeSet files, NodesSet2 XML handling, and performance improvements for your next OPC UA development project.

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6th Annual State of Smart Manufacturing Report

6th Annual State of Smart Manufacturing Report

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Microchip's Ethernet PHYs Enable Multidrop Bus Architecture, Enhancing Industrial Networks’ Scalability and Functionality

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Trend Micro Portable Security™ 3 scans for malware in your ICS without installing any software, allowing you to implement endpoint cybersecurity in critical systems where software installation is not allowed.

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Introducing the BMU and BLE2 Series: watertight, dust-resistant brushless DC motors that can be washed with water.

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The ELX series EtherCAT® Terminals from Beckhoff, with intrinsically safe inputs/outputs, enable direct connection of field devices in hazardous areas classified Zones 0, 1 and 2.

The ELX series EtherCAT® Terminals from Beckhoff, with intrinsically safe inputs/outputs, enable direct connection of field devices in hazardous areas classified Zones 0, 1 and 2.

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For basic applications within industrial process plants, demands for simplicity in commissioning, operation and maintenance have increased. The new Proline 10 flowmeters deliver that simplicity without compromising functionality.

For basic applications within industrial process plants, demands for simplicity in commissioning, operation and maintenance have increased. The new Proline 10 flowmeters deliver that simplicity without compromising functionality.

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Featured articles in this new IIoT ebook include: Bringing Your Factory to the Edge in 2021, Robotics Integrator Uses 3D Printing, How to Make a Battery Smaller and Less Expensive, and more.

Featured articles in this new IIoT ebook include: Bringing Your Factory to the Edge in 2021, Robotics Integrator Uses 3D Printing, How to Make a Battery Smaller and Less Expensive, and more.

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Download the latest edition of InTech. Top stories include: Controller Redundancy Under the Hood, OPC UA–From Automation Pyramid to Information Network, Technology–Driven, IIoT-Enabled Asset Integrity Management, and more!

Download the latest edition of InTech. Top stories include: Controller Redundancy Under the Hood, OPC UA–From Automation Pyramid to Information Network, Technology–Driven, IIoT-Enabled Asset Integrity Management, and more!

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This is a comprehensive coverage of wireless control for continuous and discrete applications in the process industry.

This is a comprehensive coverage of wireless control for continuous and discrete applications in the process industry.

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Learn what you need to know to make clear decisions on the timing and strategy for implementing wireless networks.

Learn what you need to know to make clear decisions on the timing and strategy for implementing wireless networks.

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The authors demystify the procedure of tuning control systems using basic principles and auto-tuning software.

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