Networking and Security

Networking and Security October 9, 2012

Integrated HMI and PLC reduces development time

Product Exclusive: Wago Perspecto CP TV merges an HMI and a PLC into one package, combining hardware and software for logic and visualization, thereby reducing overall costs and development time, the company said.

Networking and Security January 1, 2004

Web-enabled paperless recorder has dial-up access

InformIT SM3000 Multipoint Videographic Recorder features up to 36 recording channels and IP66/NEMA 4X environmental protection. Suitable for a wide range of process applications, including food preparation, beverage, chemicals, water and wastewater, facilities and more, SM3000 can be mounted in harsh environments and hose down areas.

By Staff
Cybersecurity November 26, 2021

Mitigating cloud security threats

Cloud security has some pretty major flaws such as configuration errors, malware, insider threats, data breaches and even account hijacking

By MJ Shoer
Through TSN capabilities, robots are working on a project.
Ethernet November 5, 2021

TSN becoming a must-have for manufacturers

Time-sensitive networking (TSN) is shaping the future of industrial network technology through convergence, process transparency and next-level communications.

By Thomas Burke
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Wireless November 4, 2021

5G loss measurement for manufacturers

5G has many potential benefits for manufacturers, but there are technical limitations such as line of sight, orientation and path loss that need to be measured.

By Brian Lackey
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Other Networks November 27, 2021

Open automation with plug and play

Plug-and-play and non-proprietary open automation system designs have become the goal of users. Many interoperability efforts include the O-PAS standard for control system architecture, time-sensitive networking (TSN) for industrial Ethernet and IEC 61499 for programming.

By Stone Shi
Courtesy: Festo Corporation 
I/O Systems, I/O Modules September 30, 2021

Decentralized I/O system for valve terminals

Decentralized input/output (I/O) system improves the performance of mixed valve terminals and I/O systems.

By Festo Corporation