Top 5 Control Engineering articles February 14-20, 2022

Articles about Engineers' Choice winners, edge controllers, IT/OT convergence and unified operational systems were Control Engineering’s five most-viewed articles from February 14-20, 2022. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra February 21, 2022
Courtesy: Emerson

The top 5 most read articles online, from February 14-20, 2022, for Control Engineering covered Engineers’ Choice winners, edge controllers, IT/OT convergence and unified operational systems. Links to each article below.

1. Spotlight on Innovation: 2022 Engineers’ Choice Awards

Control Engineering announces the best automation, control and instrumentation products in the 19 categories of the annual Engineers’ Choice Awards program.

2. Will the real edge controller please stand up?

Understand and evaluate industrial edge controllers’ makeup to meet rugged, deterministic control demands.

3. Product advice on how software evolves the industrial edge

Edge software with open connectivity and flexible scalability is crucial for quickly creating data and analytics solutions capable of bridging factory floor machines with the enterprise to deliver valuable information and results, according to a company with a Control Engineering Engineers’ Choice Award product.

4. IT/OT convergence combines industrial and laboratory automation

Teamwork enabled the creation of a large testing lab in just nine months.

5. How a unified operational system helps cybersecurity

Cybersecurity can improve with a unified operational system that integrates multiple pieces of equipment, updates codes and standards, combined with multiple original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and software packages, providing a unified dashboard for the operator, according to a company with a Control Engineering Engineers’ Choice Award product.

The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, Feb. 14-20, 2022, for articles published within the last two months.

Chris Vavra, web content manager, Control Engineering, CFE Media and Technology, cvavra@cfemedia.com.


Chris Vavra
Author Bio: Chris Vavra is the web content manager for CFE Media.