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Supply chain and production management software portfolio

Honeywell Process Solutions' (HPS) Symphonite is a portfolio is designed to offer an end-to-end... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles August 29 to September 4: Network best practices, control system architecture, PID control, more

Articles about network best practices, control system architectures, PID control and loop tuning... » more

Design suite software for process applications

Honeywell Process Solutions' (HPS) UniSim Design Suite Release 450 process modeling software, which... » more

Network monitoring and the IIoT

The risk of a potential cyber attack is going to increase as the Industrial Internet of Things... » more

Network monitoring groups forge partnership

SCADAfence agreed to partner with Gigamon to provide a joint cybersecurity solution to bring... » more

Using wireless to gain an edge in network, data monitoring

Gaining access and data from areas previously inaccessible allows for greater knowledge and... » 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

Five critical factors in industrial control system integration

Several factors have to be taken into account when discussing industrial control systems... » more

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Industrial Networking Video Series

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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...

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Cyber Security Research

2016 Cybersecurity Study: Six key findings

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

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Cyber Security Video Series

Cyber Security: Technology Review

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

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Poll of the Week

Human-machine interface (HMI) data concentrators (September issue) can:
Provide local information and operation
Secure information
Provide sustainability and availability
Allow for local data manipulation
Store a superset of data locally
Forward consolidated data to the cloud
All of these
None of these


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Avoid the worst control system ever

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

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