Networking & Security - I/O Systems, Modules

Remote IO modules with EtherNet/IP

Moxa's ioLogik E1200 line of remote input/output (I/O) modules features support for EtherNet/IP and... » more

Top 10 Control Engineering articles August 13 to September 12: PID control, ladder logic, tablet-based augmented reality, more

Articles about PID control and loop tuning fundamentals, ladder logic, tablet-based augmented... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles September 5-11: Ladder logic, safer process facilities, stepper motors, more

Articles about ladder logic, safer process facilities, stepper motors and closed-loop technology,... » more

Modular subracks and components for plugging different sized boards

Pixus Technologies' modular subracks and components are designed for plugging various sized boards... » more

Multi-conductor terminal blocks with push-in connection technology

Phoenix Contact's PT 2,5/S-Quattro four-position terminal blocks are designed to provide a high... » more

Internet of Things providing an edge for micro data centers

New data capture and analytics techniques thrown up by the Internet of Things (IoT) are having a... » more

Failsafe IO modules for simplified controller configuration

Siemens' Simatic ET 200MP failsafe input/output (I/O) modules are designed to simplify S7 1500... » more

Extended deadline, last day: Engineers' Choice Awards

Get significant exposure for automation-related products while letting Control Engineering...

Products

View All Products

Industrial Networking Video Series

View All Videos

Industrial Networking: Introduction to Networking

Doug Bell introduces Chris Harris. Networks communicate in several ways including by wire, wireless, and fiber optics. Various standards such as RS-232, RS-422, RS-485 and Ethernet come with the particular device being...

Industrial Networking: Basics of RS-232

The RS-232 standard allows for communication between two devices in either a master-slave or master-master configuration. A master-master configuration does not require the cables to be changed however the hardware needs to...

Industrial Networking: RS-232 Media and Hardware

All types of connectors are found with RS-232 with no set standard, zip links are a solution especially in long distance (up to 50 feet) applications. DTE and DCE devices require different wiring configurations. The device...

Industrial Networking: Networking Protocol Basics

A compatible wiring scheme does not mean two devices can communication with each other, they need the same language. In a network, there must be a device that produces a signal for the network to work, cannot have two slave...

Industrial Networking: Basics of RS-422

The RS-422 standard allows use with up to 11 devices and 4000 feet of wire. The standard is commonly confused with RS-485 and can even work with RS-485 devices. RS-422 is not widely supported. Long-time automation trainer Doug...

Webcasts

View All Webcasts

Cyber Security Research

2016 Cybersecurity Study: Six key findings

Respondents to the Control Engineering 2016 Cybersecurity Study... » more

View All Research

Cyber Security Video Series

Cyber Security: Technology Review

A very fast paced look at many types of hardware...

View All Videos

Poll of the Week

Review 116 Engineers' Choice Award finalists at www.controleng.com/Vote2017 and check your voter eligibility; eligible subscribers consider:
Technological advancement
Service to the industry
Market impact
All of these
None of these


Click Here for Poll Archives
Sponsored by:

Automation & System Integration Blog

Avoid the worst control system ever

Automation System Integration Blog: Nobody wants to get a screaming... » more

All Blog Entries
click me