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MEDIA

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Thomson releases web video "How to Install SB Series Power-Off Brakes" Thomson Industries, a manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, has released an educational video for design engineers, illustrating how to properly install its SB Series power-off...
Thomson releases web video 'How to Increase Rigidity in a Linear Actuator' Thomson has authored a range of educational videos, webinars and technical white papers to inform and guide design engineers, explain technology alternatives and simplify the linear motion...
FCI releases thermal dispersion sensing video for industrial processes The capabilities video explains how Fluid Components International (FCI) solves flow and level measurement problems for industrial process and plant applications around the globe with advanced...
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RESOURCES

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  • Opto 22 announces OptoPartners IoT Certification program  
    Opto 22 announces OptoPartners IoT Certification program

    This program is designed to address a specific need as Internet of Things (IoT), Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), or Industry 4.0 applications...

  • Bedrock announces free online training for Integrated Development Environment (IDE) 
    Bedrock announces free online training for Integrated Development Environment (IDE)

    Initially developed to train Bedrock end users and partners in programming applications to the IEC 61131-3 standard, the software and the IDE can...

  • Sercos announces availability of open source Sercos SoftMaster Ethernet master software 
    Sercos announces availability of open source Sercos SoftMaster Ethernet master software

    Bosch Rexroth has made the Sercos SoftMaster available as free open source software on SourceForge.net. They also offer a free Sercos-on-a-Stick...

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Frequency and Antenna Selection Effects on Accuracy of Free Space Radar

    By: Bill Sholette, Northeast, and Gene Henry, Endress+Hauser, Inc.
    Accuracy of free space radar depends on frequency, beam angle, antenna...

  • Quick Tips for Successful DC Motor & Gearmotor Operation 
    Quick Tips for Successful DC Motor & Gearmotor Operation

    This whitepaper provides only the very basic fundamentals, but also a good checklist for operators to go through prior to applying new gearmotors.

  • Powering Automatic Teller Machines One Board at a TIme 
    Powering Automatic Teller Machines One Board at a TIme

    By AAEON
    In 2014, China overtook the USA and became the world’s largest ATM market, according to Retail Banking Research (RBR), a financial...

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Schneider Electric helps JFE Engineering enhance process design workflow 
    Schneider Electric helps JFE Engineering enhance process design workflow

    As an existing SimSci user, JFE Engineering chose to upgrade to SimCentral to take advantage of its unified platform-based solution, which is...

  • HMS Industrial Networks helps JSI leverage IIoT in paper slitting machine 
    HMS Industrial Networks helps JSI leverage IIoT in paper slitting machine

    By using technology from HMS Industrial Networks, and system design by Millennium Controls, JSI can remotely access and control their...

  • VisiConsult helps Swiss security company automate counting processes 
    VisiConsult helps Swiss security company automate counting processes

    dormakaba, at its production site in Ennepetal in Germany, was looking for some support for the annual inventory and found the electronical...

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    EVENTS

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    October 2, 2017 - October 5, 2017
    San Antonio , TX


    Come join us and learn how the next generation of Industrial Software innovation is leading digital transformation. Don't miss out on game-changing technology sessions, hands-on demonstrations, peer-to-peer networking and getting your questions answered by the subject matter experts in your field!

    October 2, 2017 - October 6, 2017
    Minneapolis , MN, United States


    The Emerson Global Users Exchange is more than an industry-leading technical conference…it is a community of process automation leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investments…and sharing their learning with each other.

    November 15, 2017 - November 16, 2017
    Houston , TX, United States


    The Automation Fair® event is the ideal opportunity to discover how The Connected Enterprise can help you achieve faster time to market, optimize your assets, lower your total cost of ownership and improve enterprise risk.

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    TRAINING

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