Top 5 Control Engineering articles Apr. 23-29
The top 5 most read articles online, from Apr. 23-29 for Control Engineering, covered cybersecurity research, mobile software, ladder logic, Triton cybersecurity advice, and digital plant-floor technologies. Links to each article below.
Seven organizations earned over $5.6 million in federal money to develop new tools to help researchers better understand and counter cyberattacks.
Intuitive mobility automation and engineering software helps organizations attract and retain talent, driving competitive advantages.
Two faults happening at the same time in ladder logic is extremely unlikely, but there are different situations and scenarios users need to be cognizant of and plan for accordingly.
Cybersecurity incident: Human errors enabled it, but the Triconex safety controller shut down the plant as designed, say experts with Schneider Electric and ARC Advisory Group. But it’s still a call to action for industry. Have you implemented changes since then?
Improving plant efficiencies starts with bridging the gap between workforce generations. Generation X can help connect traditional industrial applications with digital manufacturing. See three benefits of mobility on the plant floor and implementation advice.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, Apr. 23-29, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, firstname.lastname@example.org.