Alan Raveling is OT architect at Interstates and a 2021 Engineering Leader Under 40, recognized in the Control Engineering September 2021 issue.
Five things to know before diving into edge technologies
Edge computing can help companies gather and process data more quickly, but those getting started need to understand how much data they’re processing and how their systems work. Five tips for integrating edge computing are highlighted.
Four cybersecurity approaches and strategies for industrial networks
Companies implementing a cybersecurity program need to have a clear agenda and know the tools available. Four approaches and products are highlighted.
IIoT phases of planning, deployment, use
Five sets of questions serve as a checklist for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) planning, deployment and use for automation used for Smart Manufacturing or Industry 4.0.
Time-sensitive networking for industrial applications
A primer on IEC/IEEE 60802 TSN Profile for Industrial Automation: Time-sensitive networking (TSN) from IEEE reduces communication latency and increases reliability. TSN is a key component of Industry 4.0.