Top 5 Control Engineering articles April 29 to May 5
The top 5 most read articles online, from April 29 to May 5 for Control Engineering covered VFD replacements, object-oriented industrial programming, robotics research and development, evaluating a system integrator, IIoT benefits for manufacturers. Links to each article below.
There’s a lot to know behind the process of replacing a drive.
Plants and equipment are assembled from objects, so controls architecture should be too. New tools help industrial programmers deliver the productivity of object-oriented programming (OOP) without the complexity.
Researchers at multiple universities are developing and researching potential uses for robots in industries such as inspection, medical, and automotive.
There are many aspects to consider when evaluating a system integrator for a project, and taking the time to ask important questions up front allows a company to reap long-term benefits.
Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies have the potential to improve user benefits through diagnostics, prognostics and predictive maintenance.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, April 29 to May 5, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, firstname.lastname@example.org.