Webcast: Integrating wireless into an industrial Ethernet application
How to integrate two wireless systems into an industrial Ethernet application in two days: An industrial wireless network with a new supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system is part of a 5-year, $47 million capital improvement plan at the Stamford Water Pollution Control Authority (SWPCA) of Stamford, Conn. Learn about wireless selection criteria including equipment reliability and capabilities, availability, ease of management, conformance to open standards, and integration with an existing Ethernet network from Daniel Capano, president of Diversified technical Services Inc. of Stamford, CT, and SWPCA vice chairman. Key points from Control Engineering research on wireless and Ethernet will be reviewed by Mark T. Hoske, Control Engineering content manager, also moderator for this RCEP-accredited webcast. A PDH is available for those who pass the quiz after the webcast and question and answer session.
Presenter: Dan Capano, owner and president, Diversified Technical Services Inc.
Dan Capano has more than 30 years of experience providing instrumentation and electrical consulting services to municipalities and clients in the private sector. Dan has been published extensively, including a textbook, "Network Cabling for Contractors," in 2000, and contributing to "The Instrument Engineer’s Handbook," providing chapters detailing the use of proprietary data buses and wireless networking technology. Capano is owner and president of Diversified Technical Services Inc., of Stamford, Conn., providing technical services and staffing to the water treatment industry since 1997. He also serves as the president of the New York Section of the ISA and vice-chair of the Stamford Water Pollution Control Authority. He is a Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA).