FEATURED ARTICLESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Perspectives on Digital Transformation: A Look at the Future of Automation Through the Eyes of Dell
By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com
The Dell EMC World 2016, in October, was a thought-provoking experience, where Dell set forth their bright...
True Cost of Ownership for Linear Position Sensors- Part 2
By Harold Schaevitz, Alliance Sensors Group
The second article, of a three part series, examines the strengths and weaknesses of industrial...
Production Line Monitoring Utilizes Live PLC Data
By Chuck Karwoski, CimQuest INGEAR
LineView needed a software solution to connect its system to the programmable logic controllers (PLCs) found on...
True Cost of Ownership for Linear Position Sensors- Part 1
By Harold Schaevitz, Alliance Sensors
This first article, of a three part series, discusses the true cost of the utilization of position sensors...
NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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PRODUCT NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
POSITAL adds PROFINET interface to IXARC rotary encoders
Areas of application for these encoders include oil and gas facilities, underground mines, chemical plants, milling operations and grain-handling...
Bestech Australia introduces the capaNCDT 6112 displacement measurement sensor
The capaNCDT system can be used for thickness, coordinate and oscillation measurements, as well as brake test stands. Other applications can be...
AMETEK releases PTC-425 temperature calibrator
The PTC-425 has a temperature range of 33C to 425C (91F to 797F) making it ideal for sterilization tunnels as well as validation and monitoring...
MEDIAin Sensors & Industrial I/O
RESOURCESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
This “design-to-order” tool is intended to simplify the design and assembly of the end-to-end HDC connection.
EtherCAT P is a new industrial Ethernet technology that combines EtherCAT communication and power lines into one standard 4-wire Ethernet cable.
The app is intended for use with SeaI/O Ethernet and wireless I/O modules, as well as Sealevel’s eI/O Ethernet and PoE compact I/O modules.
WHITE PAPERSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
By Leuze electronic
This whitepaper discusses the fundamentals of barcode reading. Automated processes have made barcode reading more efficient...
By Steute USA
Clearly, wireless technology has been widely accepted and embraced in the industrial community. This has resulted in the development...
By Ming Fong, Schneider-Electric Software
Even though MQTT was designed prior to this age of IoT, its characteristics meet the requirements of IoT...
CASE STUDIESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Murray Irrigation, Australia's largest privately owned irrigation company, is automating its 3,000 kilometers of gravity-fed irrigation channels in...
For the wellhead, eleven (11) IO MAX Transmitters were installed. For the tank battery, a combination of fourteen (14) Liquid Level Sensors and...
Engineered Composted Systems needed a strong corrosive resistant NEMA 4X enclosure that could survive this environment and protect their RF...
EVENTSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
ABB Automation & Power World (APW) brings together professionals from utilities, industries and infrastructure for a premier educational and collaboration event in North America.
Automate showcases the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions. From traditional industrial applications to cutting edge new technologies, you'll find ways to automate every process in your company.
HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology.