Top 5 Control Engineering articles, December 7-13: System Integrators of the Year; Engineers’ Choice finalists; PLCs, PACs, or IPCs; more
The top 5 most read articles online, for Dec. 7-13 for Control Engineering covered the System Integrators of the Year; Engineers’ Choice finalists; PLCs, PACs, or IPCs; fixing PID; and System Integrator of the Year winner Matrix Technologies. Link to each article below.
The System Integrators of the Year combine technology with a customer-centric approach. See roundtable video discussion.
The Control Engineering Engineers’ Choice Awards highlight some of the best new control, instrumentation and automation products as chosen by Control Engineering’s print and online subscribers.
Know the features, limits, and compatibilities to select the right controller: programmable logic controller (PLC), programmable automation controller (PAC), or industrial PC (IPC).
PID: Proportional-integral-derivative controllers may be ubiquitous, but they’re not perfect. Consider how deadtime affects integral action.
A member of the Control Engineering System Integrator Hall of Fame, Matrix Technologies continues to build on its long history of service to the integrator community.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, December 7-13, for articles published within the last two months.
– Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, email@example.com.