Part 2 of a four-part series on OPAF progress provides key updates in Open Process Automation Standards (O-PAS), field trials, guidance, technologies, strategies and system integrator platforms, as explained by two longtime OPAF participants.
The Bundy Group reported nine automation transactions in the month of February. Analysis on the acquisitions and reports are highlighted below.
Management and interrogation of data for improved decision-making sits right at the heart of any digital transformation and it relies on server technology to deliver real-time data and artificial intelligence (AI) can help.
In a September 14, 2023 webcast, "PLC Series: PLC projects, programming best practices" Automation Consulting LLC’s Frank Lamb joined Control Engineering to discuss PLC history and platform differences, as well as the impact of standards.
Case study, Shell Deepwater: Detailed digital twin model used with major industrial automation and operations projects in energy management can reduce time to find critical information by half, with other savings, said Bentley Systems at the 2024 ARC Industry Forum.
MIT researchers have developed a method that helps identify and control larger numbers of atomic-scale defects, to build a bigger system of qubits.