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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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Industrial Modbus gateway expands network connectivity
Industrial Modbus gateway expands network connectivity

The Matrikon Industrial UA Modbus Gateway is housed in a small form factor gateway designed... Read More

Embedded computer platform
Embedded computer platform

Moxa's UC-8100 RISC computer is an embedded computing platform specifically designed for large... Read More

Software platform for robotics series
Software platform for robotics series

Rethink Robotics' Intera 3 is an upgrade to its software platform designed to double the... Read More

Brushless slotless motor for high performance applications
Brushless slotless motor for high performance applications

Portescap's 16ECH brushless motor is designed specifically for high performance applications... Read More

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