Hierarchy of Controls: This figure, developed for an industrial setting or work environment, is used here as a model for airborne pandemic situations.
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
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Automation July 1, 2022

Why automation matters for every manufacturer

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can level the playing field with their larger competitors by embracing automation with an approach that best suits their business needs.

By Paul Rivers
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Virtualization, Cloud, Analytics, Edge Computing July 3, 2022

Edge computing optimization benefits, challenges

Edge computing optimization requires major business tradeoffs, and companies have many options to make the process work for them.

By Shashidhara Dongre
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Sensors, Actuators July 3, 2022

Standardizing data collection in breweries

Data collection in breweries is vital for cross-facility digitalization in the brewing industry.

By Martyn Williams
The industrial robot market was worth over $11.8 billion in 2021 with over three quarters of this value represented by articulated robots. Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Robotics June 29, 2022

Industrial robot market worth over $11 billion in 2021

By Interact Analysis
Industrial PCs July 3, 2022

Soft computing in action with an intelligent battery pack

By Peter Galan
Networking and Security June 30, 2022

The value of penetration testing ICS/OT environments

By Emily Crose
The Acuity Brands rCMSB Wireless Occupancy and Daylight Sensor: The rCMSB is a wireless battery-powered ceiling mount sensor. To install, simply mount it to the ceiling and program with the mobile app. Combine the Acuity Brands rCMSB with nLight AIR switches and fixture-based controls for easier installation to drive the lowest installed cost of lighting controls. Courtesy: Acuity Brands, New Products for Engineers
Sustainability July 2, 2022

Digital tools help with sustainable, greener designs

By Carl Coken
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Cybersecurity June 13, 2022

Smart manufacturing needs smart security, communication

By Chris Vavra
Workforce Development June 30, 2022

Advice on meeting engineering recruiting goals

By Chris Vavra