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Top 5 Control Engineering articles November 8-14, 2021

Articles about Engineers' Choice finalists, IIoT and controller use, cybersecurity levels, five site visit tips and finite-state machines were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from November 8-14, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra November 15, 2021
Courtesy: Patti Engineering, Control Engineering

The top 5 most read articles online, from November 8-14, 2021, for Control Engineering covered Engineers’ Choice finalists, IIoT and controller use, cybersecurity levels, five site visit tips and finite-state machines. Links to each article below.

1. 2022 Engineers’ Choice Finalists: Vote now!

The official ballot is open for voting for Control Engineering North American print and digital edition subscribers, for a limited time. Cast your vote online at www.controleng.com/EngineersChoice

2. How is IIoT changing industrial controller use, selection?

How are programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and industrial PCs (IPCs), embedded controllers, programmable automation controllers (PACs), smart input/output (I/O) modules, other logic devices and related software helping Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) promises envisioned? A webcast investigates.

3. Five levels of cybersecurity in an automated network

Best practices manufacturers can implement to better secure their network in many ways. Five levels of cybersecurity are highlighted.

4. Five ways to make site visits beneficial

Site visit extensions can sometimes be unavoidable for system integrators, but consider these five tips to make them more manageable and beneficial when they do occur.

5. Finite-state machine for embedded systems

Get help for finite-state machine programming for embedded systems using C programming language.

The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, November 8-14, 2021, for articles published within the last two months.

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

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