IIoT, Industrie 4.0

Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 November 19, 2021

How augmented reality, Industry 4.0 can improve worker safety, productivity

Technologies such as augmented reality (AR) can help close the skill and talent gap while enhancing worker and asset safety and productivity.

By Manish Chawla
Courtesy: Patti Engineering, Control Engineering
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 November 15, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles November 8-14, 2021

Articles about Engineers' Choice finalists, IIoT and controller use, cybersecurity levels, five site visit tips and finite-state machines were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from November 8-14, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Remote Monitoring October 9, 2021

Social distancing and real-time locating systems

Example of how a real-time locating system (RTLS) enabled a facility to stay safe with social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Kinexon
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology Virtual Training Week, MIMOSA
Asset Management November 9, 2021

Standards-based interoperability for digital transformation in asset lifecycle management: More answers

Supply chain challenges, standards, digital twins, and advice for future digital transformation efforts were among more answers from a 1-hour RCEP/AIA professional development hour training session.

By Alan Johnston
UniCloud began connecting to Unitronics’ controllers; now any device with Modbus communication can use the cloud quickly, easily and securely, the company said. Courtesy: Unitronics, New Products for Engineers Database
Virtualization, Cloud, Analytics, Edge Computing November 10, 2021

No-code cloud offers safe, secure IIoT

Machine builders and other automation users can make no-code, secure cloud connections and embed Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) capabilities into applications that support Modbus communication protocol, including sensors, smart meters, extended input/output (I/O) devices.

By Unitronics