Thursday, May 23, 2013
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Implementing mechatronics: Software engineers are different
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Embedded software development, a component of controls systems and mechatronics, differs from other engineering in key ways, according to respondents to recent Cambashi research interviews.Read More

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Hacked without knowing it
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Engineering and IT Insight: Cyber-criminals are stealing manufacturing companies’ intellectual property (IP). Is your lack of cyber security hardware, software, and best practices giving away... Read More

Book: ‘The Automation Legal Reference’ provides legal advice with wit, wisdom
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A new book, a guide to legal risk in the automation, robotics, and process industries, by Mark Voigtmann, expands upon his legal wisdom, sound advice, and humor from the Control Engineering... Read More

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Industrial wireless monitoring and sensing
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Applying industrial wireless applications to monitoring and sensing can serve as a risk management policy. Strong communications address many challenges facility operators face during process... Read More

How to jump-start a new hire
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The first 45 days of a new hire’s job are the most important. Read More

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Signal conditioner series for compact, non-hazardous areas
Signal conditioner series for compact, non-hazardous areas

Pepperl+Fuchs' SC series of signal conditioners are designed for compact non-hazardous areas such... Read More

Test system for complex switching operations
Test system for complex switching operations

Phoenix Contact’s Fast and Modular Energy (FAME) 3 Test System is designed to complete complex... Read More

Modbus TCP to RTU gateway for Ethernet networks
Modbus TCP to RTU gateway for Ethernet networks

ICP DAS USA's tGW-735i Modbus TCP to RTU gateway that is designed to allow a Modbus TCP host to... Read More

Condition monitoring system for voltage, current, temperature
Condition monitoring system for voltage, current, temperature

Intermittent-error problem solving on machines, in plants, and facilities is expected to get easier... Read More

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