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Schneider Electric completes acquisition of Invensys

Schneider Electric announced today that it completed its acquisition of Invensys PLC, a global... » more

Outdoor-ready connectors

Harting's Han-Eco Outdoor and Han-Yellock connectors are designed to resist harsh environmental... » more

Industrial automation equipment poised to grow stronger in second half

IHS reports that the industrial automation equipment market is expected to grow 6.2 percent in 2013... » more

Optical bypass relay

The OBR40 optical bypass relay by Belden is designed for harsh environments and both ring and bus... » more

Products used in unified robotics platform for packaging

Rockwell Automation programmable automation controllers (PACs), I/O modules, motors, servo drives,... » more

Power management: Automation enhances power management applications

Strategically approaching plant upgrades and automation projects can help users extend the... » more

The loop, the whole loop, and nothing but the loop

Sometimes we need to think about an individual control loop. Other times we need to consider the... » more

Top Control Engineering articles, March 2013

The most-visited articles at www.controleng.com during March 2013 included the following topics:... » more

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Security stopgap for Windows XP users

The Edge7200i security appliance from Milton Security Group is designed as a stopgap for companies and customers who have not upgraded from Microsoft Windows XP. » more

Motion control and drives profile expanded

The CiA 402 motion control and drives profile originally developed for CANopen systems will be extended for functional safety. In addition, A new PDO mapping was introduced, to control asynchronous as well as synchronous motor... » more

Touch screen interface panels have 800 MHz CPUs, 50,000 hr backlights

AutomationDirect's EA9 series operator touch panels are equipped with 800 MHz CPUs, 64k colors, and 50,000-hr backlights and three serial ports as well as an Ethernet 10/100BaseT port. » more

DIN-Rail controller with programmable warning lights

Advantech's Uno-1110 DIN-rail controller features four programmable LED warning lights and isolated digital I/O ports so users no longer require extra signal converters. » more

Products inside: Packaging OEM offers multi-touch enabled machines

Edson Packaging InteleV├╝e is a multi-touch enabled packaging machine interface that uses a 24-in. CP3924 multi-touch Control Panel and the C6930 Industrial PC (IPC) from Beckhoff Automation. » more

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New ideas for quality management: Part 5

By implementing a process of testing rationalization whereby only a... » more

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Pump Control: Introduction

The U.S. alone has 32 million motors and about...

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