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MES or batch: What is the best answer?
MES or batch: What is the best answer?

Should an application use a manufacturing execution system or will batch software suffice? A small set of decision points can determine the most commonly used models for selection or integration of ISA 88 batch execution systems and ISA 95 manufacturing operations management (MOM) systems. Ask these questions to...Read More

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Hardware in the loop, FPGAs help motor testing
Hardware in the loop, FPGAs help motor testing

Case study: Field programmable gate array (FPGA) devices can advance hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) capabilities for simulation and testing, moving from idea to production more quickly, as this Subaru... Read More

Improve PLC and DCS programming with a mental model
Improve PLC and DCS programming with a mental model

Engineering and IT Insight: Develop a mental model to address real-time programming, which differs from web development or classical programming. Base real-time programmable logic controller (PLC)... Read More

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From soup to nuts and bolts: Elements of successful system integration
From soup to nuts and bolts: Elements of successful system integration

Technology has changed, but the dynamic of a successful system integration (SI) project should be as easy as mixing chicken and noodles. How? Be receptive to new technologies, develop and share... Read More

Next big thing in manufacturing IT: Moving data faster and easier
Next big thing in manufacturing IT: Moving data faster and easier

Latest HMI and SCADA technology easily moves large data sets between OPC servers, OPC clients, .NET applications, SQL servers using WAN, LAN, and the Internet in an open format. Read More

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Engineers' Choice Awards finalists
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Feeder protection relay for simplified monitoring
Feeder protection relay for simplified monitoring

Schweitzer Engineering Labs' SEL-751 feeder protection relay is designed to let the user... Read More

Software package for schematic generation
Software package for schematic generation

EPLAN's Cogineer is software package that generates schematics automatically for occasional users... Read More

Firmware upgrade for measurement amplifier series
Firmware upgrade for measurement amplifier series

BLH Nobel has released a firmware upgrade, revision v1.3.0, for its G5 series of measurement... Read More

2017 Engineers' Choice Awards: Spotlight on innovation
2017 Engineers' Choice Awards: Spotlight on innovation

Best automation, control, and instrumentation products in 28 categories.Read More

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