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Vote now for 2019 Engineers' Choice Finalists

Vote now for 2019 Engineers' Choice Finalists

The official ballot is open for voting for Control Engineering North American print and digital... » more

PLC family for machine and control systems

PLC family for machine and control systems

FactoryMation's XGB programmable logic controller (PLC) family from LS Industrial is designed to...

Pharmaceutical manufacturers need to consider cybersecurity for PLCs

Pharmaceutical manufacturers need to consider cybersecurity for PLCs

Pharmaceutical manufacturers need to enact cybersecurity measures for their programmable logic... » more

System integrators deliver value

System integrators deliver value

System integrators are there to solve automation problems by providing the time, talent, and... » more

Manufacturer acquires PLC business platform for process, discrete industry expansion

Manufacturer acquires PLC business platform for process, discrete industry expansion

Emerson announced it has agreed to acquire Intelligent Platforms, a division of General Electric,... » more

IoT communicator for PLCs, mobile devices

IoT communicator for PLCs, mobile devices

Beckhoff's TwinCAT IoT Communicator makes it easy for PLCs to communicate with mobile devices by...

Control system simulator teaches operators how to thwart hackers

Control system simulator teaches operators how to thwart hackers

Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) have developed a simulator to help... » more

How to choose an industrial automation controller

How to choose an industrial automation controller

Choosing the most effective controller requires careful evaluation of multiple requirements. » more

A standard reference point for motion controllers

A standard reference point for motion controllers

A coordinate frame is a point of reference that defines the six degrees of freedom (DoF) in a... » more

Webcast: Benefits of DCS for Hybrid Industries versus Conventional PLC Approach

Webcast: Benefits of DCS for Hybrid Industries versus Conventional PLC Approach

With the evolution of the automation industry, a conventional programmable logic controller (PLC)...

Strategies for upgrading PLC hardware

Strategies for upgrading PLC hardware

As technology advances, hardware needs to be updated for optimal efficiency.  » more

Discrete Sensors 101: Sensor types and best practices

Discrete Sensors 101: Sensor types and best practices

Measuring success: Understand which type of discrete sensors to use for what applications,... » more

Controller for remote monitoring and control applications

Controller for remote monitoring and control applications

Bedrock Automation's OSA Remote controller combines PLC, RTU, and edge control as well as intrinsic...

Vote now for 2019 Engineers' Choice Finalists PLC family for machine and control systems Pharmaceutical manufacturers need to consider cybersecurity for PLCs System integrators deliver value Manufacturer acquires PLC business platform for process, discrete industry expansion IoT communicator for PLCs, mobile devices Control system simulator teaches operators how to thwart hackers How to choose an industrial automation controller A standard reference point for motion controllers Webcast: Benefits of DCS for Hybrid Industries versus Conventional PLC Approach Strategies for upgrading PLC hardware Discrete Sensors 101: Sensor types and best practices Controller for remote monitoring and control applications
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