A video game platform as your next process controller?


Sorry if you really want to try this, as it’s really an April fools prank. Consider this an attempt at engineering humor. Thanks to Invensys for playing along and  providing the screen graphic.

Check out our attempt from last year.

Happy April fools.

Peter Welander, pwelander@cfemedia.com

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kazuhiro , Non-US/Not Applicable, Japan, 04/02/13 10:06 PM:

Anonymous , 04/03/13 06:06 AM:

Haha.... however, Cognex has used a gaming controller years ago to run one of there processers.
Jim , CA, United States, 04/10/13 10:47 AM:

I like it. I hope you keep this type of thing going, very enjoyable. I thought last years version of the april fools prank was better though.
Jim , CA, United States, 04/10/13 11:09 AM:

Very enjoyable, keep it up !
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