Apps for Engineers: Monitor devices, training, documentation, 360-degree viewer

CFE Media’s Apps for Engineers is an interactive directory of more than 170 engineering-related applications for Android and iOS operation systems, created by various companies. This month, gain access to a mobile version of a website, view training videos and seminars, receive online support on products and activities, and get a 360-degree product view.

10/14/2013


CFE Media’s Apps for Engineers is an interactive directory of more than 170 engineering-related applications for Android and iOS operation systems, created by various companies. The app helps users do their jobs better and save time, providing a “pre-sort” of relevant mobile engineering applications loaded with various calculators, catalogs, file viewers, measurement tools, and more. 

Learn more about Apps for Engineers.

This mobile app can show alarms, take snapshots of the pages with the current status of their dynamic elements, read and write tag values, and monitor the datalog trends in real-time along a graph. Courtesy: AdvantechWebAccess Mobile

iOS 3.0+, Android 2.0-2.1

Cost: Free

Company: Advantech

Company Website: http://bit.ly/pEPeAy

Web download link: http://bit.ly/M7KdrY (Android), http://bit.ly/pNXmfM (iOS)

A light version of the full online version: it has the necessary functionality for monitoring devices when users can't be near a computer. It can show alarms, take snapshots of the pages with the current status of their dynamic elements, read and write tag values, and monitor the datalog trends in real-time along a graph.

This app offers free industrial training videos or find seminars on subjects including manufacturing processes, electrical safety, and manufacturing management. Courtesy: Industrial Technology TrainingIndustrial Knowledge

Android 1.6

Cost: Free

Company: Industrial Technology Training

Company Website: http://bit.ly/pbRg6C

Web download link: http://bit.ly/r10gpr 

View free industrial training videos or find seminars, including: PLCs, manufacturing processes, HVAC, CNC machines, industrial robots, PID control and tuning, electrical safety, and manufacturing management.

This app provides online support application to more than 300,000 documents on Siemens products and activities. Courtesy: SiemensIndustry Online Support

Android 2.2

Cost: Free

Company: Siemens AG

Company Website: http://bit.ly/1OUdA

Web download link: http://bit.ly/xqDCvl

The online support application by Siemens allows you access to more than 300,000 documents on Siemens products and activities on everything from advice and assistance for a project to troubleshooting. 

The DPharp app features unique insight into Yokogawa’s family of pressure transmitters with a highly detailed 360 degree virtual product viewer. Courtesy: YokogawaDPharp

iOS 4.0, Android 1.6

Cost: Free

Company: Yokogawa Corporation of America

Company Website: www.dpharp.com

Web download link: http://bit.ly/18mSPGI  (Android), http://bit.ly/1gWiirs  (iOS)

The DPharp app features unique insight into Yokogawa’s family of pressure transmitters. It contains a highly detailed 360 degree virtual product viewer with hotspots of key features. The touch interface allows for easy manipulation of the 360 viewer to find and explore each hotspot.

- CFE Media Apps for Engineers



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