Networking & Security - Virtualization, Cloud

Cloud computing and virtualization

Many of the technologies and services associated with cloud computing such as virtualization... » more

Augmented reality for manufacturing and process control applications

Manufacturers looking to find answers quickly to complex problems within factories, buildings, and... » more

Five characteristics of cloud computing

Cloud computing's characteristics and benefits include on-demand self-service, broad network... » more

Reducing alert load via data analytics

Technology Update: Cloud-based data analytics can help plant operators focus on the emergencies... » more

5 Cloud ERP considerations: Stay current with timely resources

Before deciding whether or not to implement Cloud ERP, a company should consider the benefits but... » more

Fluke's Accelix is an open cloud platform that connects maintenance software, equipment and critical plant systems and is designed to help maintenance teams access the benefit of connected equipment, tools, measurement data and software systems. Courtesy:

Open cloud platform for connecting equipment, critical plant systems

Fluke's Accelix is an open cloud platform that connects maintenance software, equipment and... » more

Honeywell and Seeq announced they will collaborate as part of the Honeywell Connected Plant initiative, which is designed to help process manufacturers leverage data and insights in their operations. Courtesy: Honeywell

Companies collaborate on plant initiative for process manufacturing applications

Honeywell and Seeq announced they will collaborate as part of the Honeywell Connected Plant... » more

Fog computing reference architecture released

The OpenFog Consortium released the OpenFog Reference Architecture, which is a universal technical... » more

Fluke's Accelix is an open cloud platform that connects maintenance software, equipment and critical plant systems and is designed to help maintenance teams access the benefit of connected equipment, tools, measurement data and software systems. Courtesy: Honeywell and Seeq announced they will collaborate as part of the Honeywell Connected Plant initiative, which is designed to help process manufacturers leverage data and insights in their operations. Courtesy: Honeywell

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Industrial Networking: Introduction to Networking

Doug Bell introduces Chris Harris. Networks communicate in several ways including by wire, wireless, and fiber optics. Various standards such as RS-232, RS-422, RS-485 and Ethernet come with the particular device being...

Industrial Networking: Basics of RS-232

The RS-232 standard allows for communication between two devices in either a master-slave or master-master configuration. A master-master configuration does not require the cables to be changed however the hardware needs to...

Industrial Networking: RS-232 Media and Hardware

All types of connectors are found with RS-232 with no set standard, zip links are a solution especially in long distance (up to 50 feet) applications. DTE and DCE devices require different wiring configurations. The device...

Industrial Networking: Networking Protocol Basics

A compatible wiring scheme does not mean two devices can communication with each other, they need the same language. In a network, there must be a device that produces a signal for the network to work, cannot have two slave...

Industrial Networking: Basics of RS-422

The RS-422 standard allows use with up to 11 devices and 4000 feet of wire. The standard is commonly confused with RS-485 and can even work with RS-485 devices. RS-422 is not widely supported. Long-time automation trainer Doug...

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Cyber Security Research

2017 HMI Software, Hardware Report: 5 high-level...

Respondents to the Control Engineering 2017 HMI Software and Hardware... » more

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Cyber Security: Technology Review

A very fast paced look at many types of hardware...

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Avoid the worst control system ever

Automation System Integration Blog: Nobody wants to get a screaming... » more

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