Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Industrial Internet, predictive analytics, new machine-human collaboration
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Business and technology leaders can implement solutions to improve efficiency and ultimately create smarter, faster, and more predictive solutions to improve productivity, efficiency, and reliability, according to Jeff Immelt, GE chairman and CEO, at the GE Minds + Machines 2013 conference in Chicago. At last year’s... Read More

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PINA General Assembly looks ahead to growing industrial Ethernet deployments
PINA General Assembly looks ahead to growing industrial Ethernet deployments

In its General Assembly meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz., last month, members of PINA (Profibus Profinet North America) heard what’s been happening within the world of industrial networking, particularly... Read More

An affordable retrofit prevents expensive replacements
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The Harvest-Monrovia Water & Sewer Authority (HMWSA) was established in August 1965 to operate and maintain a water system to provide domestic water in the Harvest-Monrovia area of Madison... Read More

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More with less, fewer, and smaller
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While the economic lows of 2009 and the recession that followed are behind us, that period brought about a number of changes that continue within the industrial sector. Most prevalent of them, of... Read More

The evolving Ethernet
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Ethernet has come a long way since the days of 10BASE5 and 10BASE2. While editing the cover story for this issue, I couldn’t help remembering a job I had in the early 1980s. I supervised an... Read More

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Avoid EMI while achieving longer distances and higher performance utilizing fiber optics for EtherNet/IP networks across manufacturing zones and devices. In this Webcast, you’ll hear about physical layer best practices and understand proper fiber media selection for each physical layer in the EtherNet/IP network.

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Gantry handling system for assembly and medical automation
Gantry handling system for assembly and medical automation

Festo's EXCM mini-H gantry is a handling system designed for small parts assembly and... Read More

Desktop robot for focused plasma treatment
Desktop robot for focused plasma treatment

The JOT400 Plasma Cell by JOT Automation is a desktop robot designed for focused plasma... Read More

Stationary panel computers have 21.5 inch screens, multitouch, IP66 rating
Stationary panel computers have 21.5 inch screens, multitouch, IP66 rating

Advantech's SPC-2140WP is a 21.5 in. widescreen multitouch panel PC designed to provide easier... Read More

Control design toolbox has additional control algorithms
Control design toolbox has additional control algorithms

Maplesoft's MapleSim Control Design Toolbox allows engineers to take advantage of the... Read More

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