Networking and Security
Regardless of how companies buffer supply chain gaps, they need to be cybersecure.
Integration Objects’ OPC Server for SNMP offers a full monitoring of simple network management protocol- (SNMP) enabled devices from OPC client applications such as historians, human-machine interfaces (HMIs), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) or distributed control systems (DCSs).
Businesses need to be ready to pick up where they left off when it comes to enhancing physical security measures in the wake of COVID-19.
The TraPac San Pedro Bay facility in Los Angeles is the first automated container terminal in North America, bringing more goods through the same footprint, with faster truck turn times and a 90% reduction in emissions
Wireless Ethernet in hazardous areas is on the rise with integration of explosion-proof enclosures for wireless devices.
Installing smart input/output (I/O) during an upgrade or migration can provide personnel with near-real-time data at their fingertips
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