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.

Courtesy: Meditechsafe
Cybersecurity July 30, 2021

Changing a network security approach

Most organizations rely heavily on security architects to vet products and assemble optimal solutions that align with security, technology, and business requirements, but a different approach is needed in manufacturing facilities.

By MediTechSafe
Courtesy: PI North America
Ethernet July 26, 2021

Three types of Profibus device types explained

Profibus devices come in three different classes and each has a specific role they play on the plant floor.

By PI North America
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Wireless July 11, 2021

Increasing speed, reliability of wireless communications

Developing millimeter wave communication technologies could improve the speed, latency and reliability of wireless communications.

By Rachel Hynds
Courtesy: FDT Group
Other Networks July 31, 2021

Device type manager changes for IIoT applications

With FDT 3.0, device type managers (DTMs) are now OPC UA-ready and offer data through the natively-integrated FDT OPC unified server.

By James Loh Chia Woon
Courtesy: Fluke Networks
I/O Systems, I/O Modules December 4, 2020

How IT/OT convergence affects networking

Information technology and operational technology can be together, but needs differ. Industrial visibility, interconnections, scalability, wireless mobility, remote data collection and data analytics are among benefits. See 7 benefits of IT/OT data flow.

By Mark Mullins