Thursday, January 24, 2013
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Ethernet for sensor networks? Why it makes sense today
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Active (or smart) enclosure-less I/O blocks, supporting industrial Ethernet, can be installed close to the sensors to eliminate logistic complexities of running wire back to a central control panel for each sensor and enable two-way communications among the I/O block and programmable logic controllers (PLCs) or remote...Read More

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The importance of client reviews
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A few simple discussions with and demonstrations for your client at strategic times can prevent a world of problems and keep your project on track.Read More

Cyber war stakes rising
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U.S. intelligence officials have warned as nation-sponsored cyber warfare goes mainstream this year, attacks on U.S. installations and institutions could result not just in damage and theft but in... Read More

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Make the virtualized manufacturing environment visible
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Engineering and IT Insight: Add IT assets to your manufacturing data historian and alarm system for faster reactions and greater plant-floor reliability. Use existing data historian and OPC-UA to... Read More

Motion control: Product handling, re-feeder challenges
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Integrator update: Controlling the product flow in adjacent machines can be challenging. Polytron and Finesse Manufacturing address product handling and re-feeder interruptions, turning a... Read More

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Video: Advice From System Integrators Of The Year, 2013
Leaders from the Control Engineering 2013 System Integrators of the Year provide advice about system integration of automation and controls in a video interview.
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Miniature motor for medical, industrial applications
Miniature motor for medical, industrial applications

Portescap's Althonix 17DCT brush dc mini motor features an energy-efficient coreless design with an... Read More

Camera series with image sensor for industrial imaging applications
Camera series with image sensor for industrial imaging applications

Teledyne Dalsa has added four high-resolution models to its Genie Nano GigE Vision camera series... Read More

Updated networking program for improved IoT connectivity
Updated networking program for improved IoT connectivity

Kepware Technologies KEPServerEX version 5.21 software upgrade is designed to extend the... Read More

Pulse generator series with modulators
Pulse generator series with modulators

Saelig's TGP3100 series of pulse generators are true pulse generators that use all-digital... Read More

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