Control system benefits on mobile machine include improved machine and equipment performance, quicker production, and easier maintenance.
The 2018 HMI Software and Hardware study revealed several upward trends on the usage of human-machine interface software and hardware.
Automation software design inspiration comes from new technologies, partners, and involved customers.
Inductive Automation announced the creation of its Ignition Onboard program, which involves device manufacturers embedding Ignition and Ignition Edge software in the devices they manufacture.
Control Engineering's most clicked articles in January 2018 included stories about PID controllers, modular control systems, control and instrumentation results, 2018 technology trends, and VFD management. Miss something? You can catch up here.
Industry regulations aren’t specific enough, so internal standards are required to ensure consistency among automation system hardware and software installed in your plant or facility.
CAN J1939 is the communication network used by electronic diesel engines to transmit data about the operating conditions of the engines to other devices necessary to operate mobile machinery.
A cloud-based platform used for plant and process designs provides many benefits such as better collaboration, reduced costs, and scalability.
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Cover Story: A new automotive production facility used a modular controller design to reduce startup challenges and optimize plant operations for Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers (MCPP).