Courtesy: Interact Analysis
COVID-19 July 25, 2021

Airport logistic automation market stays strong in spite of COVID-19

Overall airport logistics automation sales only fell by 5% in 2020, from $4.3 billion in 2019 to $4.1 billion in 2021, and is expected to have a gradual rebound in the next few years, according to Interact Analysis.

By Jamie Fox
Courtesy: APC Performance
PID, APC July 30, 2021

Multivariable control as a core competency

A healthy multivariable advanced process control (APC) layer should be a core-competency of the process industries.

By Allan Kern
Courtesy: Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC)
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 July 28, 2021

Optimizing manufacturing processing and quality management with digital twins, IIoT

An examination of the concepts and practices on the design, implementation and some preliminary outcomes based on a real-world use case in a production process control and quality management application in the steel industry, guided by Lean management and Six Sigma concepts and best practices.

By Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC)
Courtesy: Bedrock Automation, New Products for Engineers Database
Simulators, Optimizers July 27, 2021

Integrated development environment

Version 1.12 of the Bedrock IEC 61131-3 integrated development environment (IDE) adds expanded browser visualization, a field technician interface (FTI) and more.

By Bedrock Automation
Courtesy: Fraba Inc.
CNC Motion Control August 1, 2021

Getting connected: interface options for motion control

By Christian Fell
Courtesy: Maverick Technologies
Industrial PCs July 31, 2021

Six steps to improve computer hardening

By Robert Henderson
Courtesy: FDT Group
Other Networks July 31, 2021

Device type manager changes for IIoT applications

By James Loh Chia Woon
Courtesy: EU Automation
Energy Efficiency July 25, 2021

Going green with obsolete equipment for manufacturers

By Claudia Jarrett
Courtesy: Meditechsafe
Cybersecurity July 30, 2021

Changing a network security approach

By MediTechSafe
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Workforce Development July 15, 2021

Four ways to build a digital knowledge infrastructure

By Frank Burger