Matt Smith is a senior consultant at MAVERICK Technologies with 32 years of experience in automation and controls and 14 years of experience in consulting and systems integration. He has expertise in front-end loading (FEL) analyses and DCSs, as well as extensive knowledge on various automation platforms and software from Rockwell Automation, Siemens, Emerson, Intellution and Wonderware. He also has worked in food and beverage, chemical/petrochemical, oil and gas, water treatment, pulp and paper and power generation industries. Maverick Technologies is a member of the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA).
How smart I/O enhances distributed control
Installing smart input/output (I/O) during an upgrade or migration can provide personnel with near-real-time data at their fingertips