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Courtesy: SDI Systems, Inc.
Industrial PCs September 14, 2020

PC control redefines intralogistics distribution center efficiency

How to move 67,000 garment shuttles, boost efficiency and communicate through EtherCAT

By James Figy
Courtesy: Keagan Gay, CFE Media and Technology
Cybersecurity September 10, 2020

Manage data flow to boost cyber-physical system performance

A suite of algorithms has been developed to improve the performance of cyber-physical systems by balancing each component’s need for data with how fast that data can be sent and received.

By Matt Shipman
Courtesy: Megha Tatiya
Asset Management September 10, 2020

Advanced capabilities are being incorporated into EAM systems

Tools are meant to support actionable insights

By Megha Tatiya
Courtesy: Lavoro Technologies
Embedded Systems, Edge Computing September 9, 2020

Control Engineering hot topics, August 2020

Control Engineering's most clicked articles in August 2020 included stories about edge computing and IIoT, PLCs, digital transformation, COVID-19 developments, personal protective equipment, automation, SCADA, and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Courtesy: Emerson
Cybersecurity September 7, 2020

Assessing cybersecurity today to improve tomorrow’s manufacturing operations

Simple strategies to achieve the most value from cyber risk assessments. Three strategies for operations technology (OT) teams to avoid while performing assessments are highlighted.

By Alexandre Peixoto and Rick Gorskie
Courtesy: Opto 22
I/O Systems, I/O Modules September 7, 2020

Edge I/O brings more connectivity to field devices and sensors

Latest remote I/O combines IIoT communication with even more processing power than traditional intelligent I/O

By Josh Eastburn
Courtesy: Keagan Gay, CFE Media and Technology
Mobility September 6, 2020

Is 5G ready for deployment in the real world?

Installing 5G networks is being built around the needs of machines and systems rather than handset users.

By Brendan O’Dowd
Manufacturing analytics transition organization from barriers to benefits and from lack of expertise to real-time actionable insights, among other benefits. Courtesy: L&T Technology Services Ltd.
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 September 4, 2020

Engineer’s perspective of the future of engineering applications

What’s next for industrialization as the industry begins to prepare for Industry 5.0.

By Narayanan Ramanathan
Courtesy: BEI Sensors, New Products for Engineers Database
Networking and Security August 29, 2020

CANopen encoder and inclinometer profiles

CAN in Automation (CiA) has released the CiA 406-J and CiA 410-J specifications, which describe the adaptation of the CANopen encoder and inclinometer profiles for J1939-based networks.

By CAN in Automation
Courtesy: MultiTech Systems Inc., New Products for Engineers Database
Wireless August 11, 2020

5G wireless for industrial use: Six answers

Industrial communications is adding 5G to wireless protocols used. Get answers about 5G progress, 5G benefits, 5G adoption challenges and 5G standard.

By Daniel Quant