Tuesday, April 1, 2014
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Goodbye Windows XP; Hello IsXP?
Goodbye Windows XP; Hello IsXP?

Microsoft Windows XP support ends April 8. What happens April 9? Three things to remember. NEW: Updated with answers to reader feedback on April 14.Read More

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Developments to watch: Engineering can save train engineers
Developments to watch: Engineering can save train engineers

Control engineers should offer railroads simpler and more cost-effective systems to automatically slow or stop trains as needed to lower risk.Read More

8 ways the cloud is a no-brainer for manufacturers
8 ways the cloud is a no-brainer for manufacturers

Cloud computing: Some people still debate the merits of using cloud computing in manufacturing, but there are specific cases when a cloud solution is the obvious choice. Here are eight reasons why... Read More

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Smart manufacturing and new automation improve lives of engineers
Smart manufacturing and new automation improve lives of engineers

Next-generation automation has a profound impact on manufacturing business models and quality of life for engineers.Read More

Smart manufacturing technologies build intelligent processes
Smart manufacturing technologies build intelligent processes

Software enables predictive planning, performance monitoring, big data analytics, virtual modeling, and more informed-decision making.Read More

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Panasonic's New SG Series Safety Switches
Panasonic introduces the NEW SG-E1, SG-C1, SG-B2/D1 and SG-B1/A1 Series. These safety switches complement our popular light curtains to offer a complete line of safety devices for manufacturing environments.
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Upcoming webcast
A standards-based approach to the industrial physical network

Speakers Mike Berg and Robert Elliot, Sr. explain how standards-based physical network topologies, cabling best practices including structured and point-to-point cabling methodologies, and designing for the environment can help provide a high performance, reliable and scalable plant network.

Thursday, April 3, 2014, at 11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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PC-based control technology, stainless steel housing, wearable HMI support Industry 4.0
PC-based control technology, stainless steel housing, wearable HMI support Industry 4.0

Beckhoff Automation highlighted its PC-based control technology and its innovation supporting... Read More

Junction box with stainless steel ports
Junction box with stainless steel ports

Turck's passive junction boxes with stainless steel ports are available in 4-, 6- or 8-port... Read More

Giant dragonfly, jellyfish make waves
Giant dragonfly, jellyfish make waves

Festo, a manufacturer of pneumatic and electromechanical systems, components and controls for... Read More

Designer software for improved automation productivity
Designer software for improved automation productivity

Rockwell Automation's Software Studio 5000 Logix Designer v24 provides design capabilities to... Read More

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