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Courtesy: Cirrus Link
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 May 20, 2021

How to build scalable data models with MQTT Sparkplug

A key to bridging the OT/IT gap is enabling successful data modeling, which is how organizations define and organize their business processes.

By Arlen Nipper
Courtesy: Control Engineering Europe/FDT Group
Analytics May 19, 2021

Securing smart manufacturing and workforce confidence

The importance of real-time IT/OT data access when it comes to improving efficiency and productivity.

By Glenn Schulz
Courtesy: Verve Industrial
Cybersecurity May 18, 2021

Benefits of OT system management for cybersecurity plans

Operational technology (OT) systems and networks needs to adopt the core elements of information technology system management (ITSM).

By John Livingston
Cybersecurity May 17, 2021

Is your IoT network putting you at risk of cyberattack?

Smart devices are growing in popularity, both at home and in the workplace, but is your IoT network putting you at risk of cyberattack? Here are some steps you can take to minimize risk.

By Claudia Jarrett
Courtesy: Rachel Anthony Barton, Texas A&M Engineering
Other Networks May 16, 2021

How nature’s characteristics can help build sustainable industrial networks

Researchers at Texas A&M University have delineated guidelines for setting up successful industrial networks by using patterns found in nature's food chains, which can facilitate economic growth, lower emissions and reduce waste.

By Vandana Suresh
Courtesy: Jennifer McCann/Penn State University
Cybersecurity May 14, 2021

Graphene used to make encrypted keys harder to hack

Penn State researchers are using graphene to make encrypted keys harder to crack, which could be used to improve data security and overall cybersecurity initiatives.

By Gabrielle Stewart
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 May 13, 2021

How to bring digital transformation (DX) to your organization: more answers

To help organizations better understand and implement digital transformation, Control Engineering offered a May 4 webcast, “Digital Transformation Acceleration,” for one professional development hour (PDH) credit. Additional answers from the speakers follow, along with a link to webcast, archived for one year.

By Jim Mansfield and Laurie Cavanaugh
Courtesy: Beckhoff
Other Networks May 10, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles May 3-9, 2021

Articles about connected distribution centers, SCADA master plan frameworks, integrated automation suites, PLC-controlled robots and OPC UA communications were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from May 3-9, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
The time-sensitive networking (TSN) market is expected to be valued at more than $1 billion by 2026. Courtesy: Global Market Insights
Other Networks May 10, 2021

TSN market to reach $1 billion by 2026

The growing need for real-time network solutions across multiple industries will help the market grow several-fold to over $1 billion by 2026, according to a Global Market Insights report.

By Global Market Insights
Courtesy: PI North America
Other Networks May 8, 2021

Omlox benefits for manufacturers

Omlox is an open and interoperable standard for a real-time location system (RTLS) in manufacturing industries.

By PI North America