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Alarm management: 6 hazards, 4 strategies
Alarm management: 6 hazards, 4 strategies

An alarm management system communicates any hindrance in the smooth functioning of plant operations. Plant manufacturing remains a key element of the overall business ecosystem and business continuity is a direct function of the uptime of such plants. Large displays that show a number of alarms and information... Read More

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Product design: Incorporating commercial technologies into industrial controllers
Product design: Incorporating commercial technologies into industrial controllers

Programmable logic controllers (PLCs), programable automation controllers (PACs), and other controllers used in industrial automation applications borrow freely from commercial technologies. These... Read More

Evaluating the ISA 88 standard for batch control
Evaluating the ISA 88 standard for batch control

The overall goal is to manufacture high-quality products with the perfect blend of ingredients, with the most accurate process parameters, and at the lowest possible cost. Attaining that ideal is... Read More

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2018 ERP, IIoT and the Cloud Study
2018 ERP, IIoT and the Cloud Study

The 2018 Enterprise Resources Planning, IIoT and the Cloud Study unveiled several key findings regarding end users' understanding and usage of enterprise resource planning (ERP), the Industrial... Read More

Process control sensor types and applications
Process control sensor types and applications

Process sensors come in many forms. In addition to the big four: temperature, pressure, level, and flow, process sensors are used in many applications and are designed to take accurate measurements... Read More

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Five things small-to-midsize manufacturers must know about Cloud ERP
Cloud-resident, mobile-friendly enterprise resource planning (ERP) features lower implementation and operating costs. Software versions are always up to date. ERP assets move from being a capital expenditure to an operations expenditure. This webcast will also address challenges and risks often associated with cloud-based applications, including security and performance issues and the importance of detailed service-level agreements.

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Augmented reality software for operational efficiency
Augmented reality software for operational efficiency

Schneider Electric's EcoStruxure Augmented Operator Advisor augmented reality (AR) software brings... Read More

Pipe flange containment and remote monitoring system
Pipe flange containment and remote monitoring system

The Andax Xtreme Shell pipe flange containment system and remote monitoring system (RMS) is... Read More

IoT communicator for PLCs, mobile devices
IoT communicator for PLCs, mobile devices

Beckhoff's TwinCAT IoT Communicator makes it easy for PLCs to communicate with mobile devices by... Read More

Fork sensor series for mounting, liquid detection
Fork sensor series for mounting, liquid detection

PS series fork sensor from AutomationDirect additions include harsh duty U-frame sensors for food... Read More

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