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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In 2009, one out of four industrial users reported that they saw no potential cyber threats that could affect their businesses. That was before Stuxnet and other high-profile criminal incidents. How has the landscape changed? Let us know your thinking on our new cyber security survey.
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Long range wireless access points for Ethernet and serial communications
Long range wireless access points for Ethernet and serial communications

Weidmuller's two licensed frequency data modems that offer long-range communications and features... Read More

Solid state relay series for control panels
Solid state relay series for control panels

AutomationDirect’s 750R series of industrial relays has been expanded to include additional... Read More

Capacitive sensor series has better immunity to dust, humidity, EMI
Capacitive sensor series has better immunity to dust, humidity, EMI

Carlo Gavazzi's 4th Generation Tripleshield CA18CA capacitive proximity sensors feature improved... Read More

Cylinder series available in metric design
Cylinder series available in metric design

PHD Inc.'s Optimax series of OCG round body pneumatic cylinders are now available in a metric... Read More

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