Hierarchy of Controls: This figure, developed for an industrial setting or work environment, is used here as a model for airborne pandemic situations.
Coronavirus, COVID-19 April 8, 2022

Layered COVID-19 controls significantly reduce risks

QuaRAD method quantifies efficacy across thousands of scenarios; rating system anticipated

By Kevin Parker
edge system
PLCs, PACs August 8, 2022

Top 5 Control Engineering content: August 1-7, 2022

The most-viewed content from the past week covered PLC programming, digital transformation, control systems, cybersecurity and more.

By Morgan Green
Figure 3: Sensata IQ uses a network of wirelessly connected sensors, edge, cloud-based analysis, and data-driven alerts to provide team members with comprehensive insight into the condition and health of the machines inside industrial facilities, whether they are on the factory floor or in their home office. Courtesy: Sensata Technologies
Asset Management July 28, 2022

Eliminate blind spots with asset monitoring across the plant

Creating a more automated system with a plant-wide asset monitoring platform can help close some blind spots manufacturers face.

By Paul Heine
digital world
Data Acquisition August 9, 2022

IIoT solutions for freedom, flexibility and fast access to data

Data is king in today’s digital world, and businesses are turning to Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions to keep up with the demand for data. Three examples are highlighted.

By Jennifer Faylor
Sensors, Vision August 7, 2022

Helping future development of multimodal sensors

By Mary Fetzer
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Ethernet August 11, 2022

Internet protocols are the new frontier for Ethernet

By Thomas Burke
System Integration August 10, 2022

Semiconductor material that performs better than silicon

By David L. Chandler
Figure 2: A CDS provides advanced security for communications between information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) security domains. Courtesy: ARC Advisory Group
Cybersecurity August 11, 2022

How cross-domain solutions can protect OT from IT-level attacks

By Larry O’Brien
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Workforce Development August 6, 2022

Three ways to build a future-proof factory with millennial manufacturing

By Terri Ghio