Edge and Cloud Computing

Edge and Cloud Computing August 10, 2023

Edge controllers save money, lower risk for water pipeline, pumping, storage

Automation and control of greenfield water distribution system in the world’s largest new city presents challenges and opportunities: Designed-in advantages can be achieved in retrofit automation projects, too.

By Manish Sharma
By 2025, 50% of enterprise data will be created and processed at the edge, compared to the present 10%. Courtesy: L&T Technology Services
Edge and Cloud Computing August 7, 2023

The convergence of edge computing and 5G

As interest and investment in both edge computing and 5G pick up pace, an assortment of applications stand to benefit from their convergence.

By Aditya Agrawal
In the Control Engineering webcast, “Edge series: Edge computing applications,” Jeffrey Allen, applications engineering manager at E Tech Group, and Nate Kay, control systems engineer at MartinCSI, explained how edge computing applications can be used for mission-critical, high-reliability automation and control applications. The webcast is archived for a year from the July 19, 2023, broadcast date.
Edge and Cloud Computing August 5, 2023

Are you applying edge computing technologies properly?

In a webcast on edge computing applications, the benefits of using an edge device to manage communication between ERP and SCADA systems was discussed.

By David Miller
Edge and Cloud Computing July 1, 2023

Archived edge series: More answers about edge computing architectures, advantages

Archived version of the webcast “Edge series: Edge computing architectures, advantages” is available for viewing online; a summary of information offered follows along with more answers to audience questions about industrial edge computing architectures.

By Alan Raveling and Aditya Agrawal
Edge and Cloud Computing May 13, 2023

Five edge technology trends that can improve operational insight

There are several edge technology and digital transformation trends within the industrial sector that could impact manufacturing.

By Fiona Treacy
Edge and Cloud Computing April 13, 2023

Hot Control Engineering edge computing articles in 2022

Control Engineering top 5 articles online about edge computing posted over the last year covered leveraging MQTT and edge devices, controllers and edge computers and 5G's role in edge computing.

By Chris Vavra
Edge and Cloud Computing April 1, 2023

How the cloud can improve embedded systems

Embedded systems are isolated and kept independent from one another, but the cloud can help bring these systems together to give manufacturers greater visability and operational capabilities.

By Sacheen Patil
Edge and Cloud Computing March 26, 2023

Edge computing use cases, success stories

The adoption of edge computing at all levels within a system architecture means that a diverse range of hardware and software solutions are required.

By Suzanne Gill
Edge and Cloud Computing March 8, 2023

Controllers, interfaces provide advanced edge computing capabilities

Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and human-machine interfaces (HMIs) are used for real-time control, but now they can do much more to ease implementation of analytics and other needs with edge computing technologies.

By Damon Purvis
Edge and Cloud Computing March 6, 2023

Top 5 Control Engineering content: February 27-March 5, 2023

The top 5 articles from the past week include cybersecurity news, autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), and edge computing.

By David Miller