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True cost of systems integration: Consider lifecycle costs, benefits
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When installing a new line or process, many people consider systems integration as one of the last items in the project. The cost is often viewed simply as the purchase price of the system, and is often treated as a commodity just like any run-of-the-mill piece of equipment. Buyers should beware, as the true cost of... Read More

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Planning I&E activities for control system migration projects
Planning I&E activities for control system migration projects

A comprehensive—hardware and software—control system migration project normally involves some combination of the following engineering activities:• Control system database development• Control logic... Read More

Rapid Ethernet migration
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Facilities managers face end-of-life (EoL) hurdles in industrial control infrastructure due to product and network obsolescence. Faced with product discontinuation, and operational or regulatory... Read More

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Industrial Internet helps make use of saved data
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GE Intelligent Platforms (GE-IP) started its “Connected World” road show in Beijing, China, on Aug. 8, 2013. Control Engineering China talked with Bernie Anger, general manager, Control and... Read More

Control system integrators buoyed by growth in manufacturing
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Manufacturing gains in production, employment and new orders as the U.S. economy moves into the fourth quarter have more industry leaders looking to expand capacity and boost efficiency. It’s why... Read More

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Human Factors and their Impact on Plant Safety
This Control Engineering Webcast will discuss some of the capabilities available in a modern automation system and how to apply technology to support decision making and help humans handle the abnormal situations in a safe and effective manner.

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Products
Servo terminal for EtherCAT IO systems
Servo terminal for EtherCAT IO systems

Beckhoff's EL7211 servomotor EtherCAT terminal is designed to offer a servo drive with an... Read More

Wireless temperature data logger
Wireless temperature data logger

Omega Engineering's OM-CP-RFRTDtemp2000A is an RTD-based, wireless precision temperature data... Read More

Rugged Power over Ethernet injector series puts Ethernet signals and power in one cable
Rugged Power over Ethernet injector series puts Ethernet signals and power in one cable

Red Lion Controls' N-Tron series Gigabit 1000-POE+ Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) are designed to... Read More

Apps for Engineers: Team communication apps for iOS and Android
Apps for Engineers: Team communication apps for iOS and Android

Fluke Connect iOS 7.0+ Cost: Free Company: Fluke Corp. Fluke Connect allows the user to... Read More

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