Benefits of connecting a PLC to the internet

Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) are now gaining information technology (IT) abilities to interact directly with the internet, creating new automation and information possibilities.
By Bill Dehner July 1, 2019
Courtesy: AutomationDirect

Bill Dehner
Author Bio: Bill Dehner, a technical marketing manager for AutomationDirect, has spent the majority of his fourteen-year engineering career designing and installing industrial control systems for the Oil and Gas, Power, and Package Handling industries. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering with an associate’s in Avionics from the USAF.