Thursday, July 21, 2016
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Information from wireless transmitters saves energy
Information from wireless transmitters saves energy

Cover Story: Wireless transmitters provide process information and increase energy efficiency in facilities.Read More

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Time-sensitive networking and Industrial IoT
Time-sensitive networking and Industrial IoT

The future of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is built upon the foundation of time-sensitive networking (TSN). IIoT creates a smart system of systems where smarter, hyper-connected devices... Read More

Wireless standards expanded for improved network traffic
Wireless standards expanded for improved network traffic

The Wi-Fi Alliance expanded the 802.11ac standard to include features designed to provide a higher-performance connectivity experience with features such as spatial streams and extended support.Read More

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Industrial Security: Protecting networks and facilities against a fast-changing landscape
Today’s connected systems create new opportunities to access and share data, but also increase security risks. Focusing on a holistic security approach, manufacturers can better manage potential threats and build more secure systems. Learn more.
Ethernet as a leading machine automation protocol
Ethernet as a leading machine automation protocol

Although there are still dozens of industrial fieldbus protocols used in machine automation, Ethernet is starting to become the norm with EtherNet/IP and Modbus TCP becoming leading protocols in... Read More

Agreements reached for global adoption of field device integration technology
Agreements reached for global adoption of field device integration technology

FieldComm Group announced a series of agreements, contracts, standards and events to accelerate global adoption of field device integration (FDI) technology. 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 July issue of Control Engineering includes stories on saving energy with automation, process control system updates, and the Road to IANA.
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IIoT Digital Report
It's clear by now that the Industrial Internet of Things is a transformative manufacturing strategy that will improve operations, reduce cost and increase quality and safety. This digital report is one of the many ways CFE Media will educate audiences on the importance of IIoT. Six key findings on the IIoT and Industrie 4.0 from Control Engineering research are featured in the digital report. Learn more.
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IIoT Webcast Series 2016, Part Three: Security for IIoT
Presenters Alex West and Brian Arbuckle will discuss developments in the world of industrial control, including the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), cloud-based services, as well as Industrie 4.0 and other developments in the world of automation, have also focused attention on cybersecurity. They will also discuss how the rollout speed of this technology may depend on users’ confidence in its security.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsored by: Moxa, Rittal
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Unmanaged industrial Ethernet switches
Unmanaged industrial Ethernet switches

AutomationDirect’s SE2 DIN-rail Stride unmanaged industrial Ethernet switches offer up to 16 ports... Read More

Modular drive solutions and software tools for industrial networking
Modular drive solutions and software tools for industrial networking

Lenze's modular software, scalable hardware, and modern interfaces is designed to minimize... Read More

Data acquisition and control system modules for industrial applications
Data acquisition and control system modules for industrial applications

Dataforth’s MAQ-DIV20/MAQ-DIVC20 and the MAQ20-DODC20SK data acquisition and control system modules... Read More

IO platform for improved connectivity in hazardous areas
IO platform for improved connectivity in hazardous areas

Rockwell Automation's Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1719 Ex I/O platform is designed to allow users to... Read More

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2016 Global Automation and Manufacturing Summit
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