Top 5 Control Engineering articles, September 21-27: Leaders under 40, automation software changes, SCADA systems, more
Control Engineering Top 5 most read articles online, for Sep. 21-27, covered the Leaders Under 40, automation software changes, SCADA systems and the big picture, common VFD myths, and Ethernet connectivity. Link to each article below.
The 2015 Engineering Leaders Under 40 are a dedicated group of engineers that give hope to the future of manufacturing.
Industrial software users should take advantage of new features and innovations without subscribing to costly annual software maintenance contracts or paying for each individual software version release.
Having a clear understanding of how process information is flowing through an automation system managed by SCADA is a key skill for every instrumentation and control specialist whether they are responsible for the design, integration, installation, or maintenance of the system.
Knowing the truth about VFD operation can simplify the selection process for choose a variable frequency drive.
New seaweed-processing facility with Ethernet infrastructure and integrated motor control centers allowed Acadian Seaplants to increase capacity by 40% and provide flexibility, visibility, and improve maintenance without production disruption.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, September 21-27, for articles published within the last two months.
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