Webcasts: Networks, cultures converge; plant-floor networking; how to work with IT

Educational seminars to help organizations implement change by establishing best practices between IT and manufacturing, and in other areas, including....


Milwaukee, WI – Based on knowledge of manufacturing and IT cultures, Rockwell Automation and Cisco are holding a series of educational seminars to help organizations implement change by establishing best practices between IT and manufacturing.
The networking Educational Series of Webcasts are available online. Newly available are downloadable PDFs of Q&As following Webcast presentations, which feature questions from customers and the provided answers. The first three Webcasts of the ongoing series are:
“The Trend– Network Technology & Cultural Convergence”
“What Every IT Professional Should Know about Plant Floor Networking”
“What Every Plant Floor Controls Engineer Should Know about Working with IT”
For related reading see:

Manufacturing convergence: IT, Ethernet drive integration

Control Engineering News Desk
Register here and scroll down to select your choice of eNewsletters free .

No comments
The Engineers' Choice Awards highlight some of the best new control, instrumentation and automation products as chosen by...
The System Integrator Giants program lists the top 100 system integrators among companies listed in CFE Media's Global System Integrator Database.
The Engineering Leaders Under 40 program identifies and gives recognition to young engineers who...
This eGuide illustrates solutions, applications and benefits of machine vision systems.
Learn how to increase device reliability in harsh environments and decrease unplanned system downtime.
This eGuide contains a series of articles and videos that considers theoretical and practical; immediate needs and a look into the future.
Choosing controllers: PLCs, PACs, IPCs, DCS? What's best for your application?; Wireless trends; Design, integration; Manufacturing Day; Product Exclusive
Variable speed drives: Smooth, efficient, electrically quite motion control; Process control upgrades; Mobile intelligence; Product finalists: Vote now; Product Exclusives
Machine design tips: Pneumatic or electric; Software upgrades; Ethernet advantages; Additive manufacturing; Engineering Leaders; Product exclusives: PLC, HMI, IO
This article collection contains the 5 most referenced articles on improving the use of PID.
Learn how Industry 4.0 adds supply chain efficiency, optimizes pricing, improves quality, and more.

Find and connect with the most suitable service provider for your unique application. Start searching the Global System Integrator Database Now!

Cyber security cost-efficient for industrial control systems; Extracting full value from operational data; Managing cyber security risks
Drilling for Big Data: Managing the flow of information; Big data drilldown series: Challenge and opportunity; OT to IT: Creating a circle of improvement; Industry loses best workers, again
Pipeline vulnerabilities? Securing hydrocarbon transit; Predictive analytics hit the mainstream; Dirty pipelines decrease flow, production—pig your line; Ensuring pipeline physical and cyber security