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Data historians deliver value from big data in the cloud
Data historians deliver value from big data in the cloud

Cloud: Data historians help manufacturers collect, store, and retrieve the massive amount of process-related data in cloud-based applications, comparative analysis, and quality improvement in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Read More

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Big data and cloud for manufacturing
Big data and cloud for manufacturing

Cloud: Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Industry 4.0 applications, and basic electronic services are moving from local servers into the cloud, using Internet-based software as a service (SaaS).... Read More

Microsoft Windows XP Embedded ends extended support
Microsoft Windows XP Embedded ends extended support

Ask Control Engineering: Extended support for Microsoft Windows XP Embedded has ended; what should I do?Read More

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How to Maximize Factory Automation Efficiency with Low Cost Machine Vision eGuide
This eGuide illustrates solutions, applications and benefits of machine vision systems. Vision systems are a primary consideration for any manufacturer who is looking to improve quality or automate production, but choosing systems that match your application and ownership requirements can be confusing. Learn more.
New IIoT technologies, strategies for a new year
New IIoT technologies, strategies for a new year

ARC analyst Greg Gorbach offers 10 predictions for 2016.Read More

Windows 10: Upgrade or not?
Windows 10: Upgrade or not?

Microsoft introduced Windows 10, but should industrial institutions consider an upgrade? Here is a quick analysis.Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device. The January issue of Control Engineering includes stories on intelligent PLC programming, three stories about the cloud and its applications, and two stories exclusive to the digital edition.
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This digital report covers: PLCs, robots, and the quest for a single controller; how OEE is key to automation solutions; how part 4 of PLCopen is blurring lines among PLCs, robotics, and motion control; and additional stories. Click here to download the Machine and Robot Control Strategy Digital Report today.
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IIoT Webcast Series 2016, Part One: Effective Change Management
Presenter Stan Schneider will discuss how the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is designed to bring greater clarity to what’s happening inside a manufacturing plant on any line at any point in the day, and to deliver better information to workers.

Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsored by: Atlas Copco
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IO module designed to work with PLC, HMI units
IO module designed to work with PLC, HMI units

Unitronics' UIS-WCB2 is an I/O module designed to offer a variety of I/O options in a single unit... Read More

Desktop supply series with interchangeable cord for worldwide use
Desktop supply series with interchangeable cord for worldwide use

Protek Power's PUP25 series feature up to 25 W of desktop ITE power that meets Level VI efficiency... Read More

Robot series designed for fast, repeatable movements
Robot series designed for fast, repeatable movements

ABB's IRB 910SC line of selective compliance articulated robot arm (SCARA) robots is designed for... Read More

Industrial wireless controller for IIoT applications
Industrial wireless controller for IIoT applications

Banner Engineering's Sure Cross DXM100 industrial wireless controller is designed to facilitate... Read More

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