Top 5 Control Engineering articles July 22-28
The top 5 most read articles online, from July 22-28 for Control Engineering covered computer integration, data analytics, HMI safety, mobile devices, and smart manufacturing. Links to each article below.
Installing computer systems can be an arduous process for new and existing manufacturing plants; basic best practices for enclosures can help companies avoid costly pitfalls and long-term challenges. See five tips for using computers on the plant floor.
MIT researchers have developed a system that lets nonspecialists use machine-learning (ML) models to make predictions for medical research, sales, and more.
Keeping a human-machine interface (HMI) up-to-date and safe even after companies stop updating the software behind the HMI can be a tricky process.
Mobile devices like Raspberry Pi are an inexpensive alternative for controllers in the manufacturing space and can be useful for particular input/output (I/O) applications.
Smart manufacturing and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)-enabled technologies can use real-time data to optimize processes and reduce costs for manufacturers.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, July 22-28, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, firstname.lastname@example.org.