This video demonstrates how W32.Stuxnet can compromise a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC), resulting in unintended consequences for the machines connected to it. From the Symantec Security Response blog. For More Information, please visit: securityresponse.symantec.com
The updated Swagelok® MPC Configurator assists in developing complete process analyzer and sample-handing systems.
Phoenix Contact’s expanded line of industrial modems now provides more options for remote communication with machines and systems.
SyTech Inc.'s new XLReporter Team edition produces sophisticated reports in the familiar Excel environment.
OK, you’ve tackled PLCs and now you can program ‘em with one hand behind your back. So what’s the next logical challenge? Think SQL and relational databases.
HBM’s catman®AP data acquisition software uses convenient display filters to help users keep track when there are large numbers of measurement channels.
CAS Data Loggers' PaintView Software 2.6 helps pinpoint the location of uneven temperatures and identifies opportunities to reduce energy usage.
Stork Food & Dairy Systems recently launched the Tacton configurator solution, which has improved sales and engineering efficiency, as well as reduced costs and lead times.
Dresser-Rand Group Inc. has released two diagnostic modules for its Envision TM suite of condition monitoring software.
FlowCAM® particle imaging and analysis instrumentation systems from Fluid Imaging Technologies include the new VisualSpreadsheet© V2.4 particle image analysis software.
Performix recently released its xMES Suite, v. 7.6, to deliver enterprise capabilities that more easily and efficiently perform the functions that span the entire batch manufacturing footprint.
Allows iPhone / iPod Touch users to search across 30 million chemical structures via webservices. It's free.
Union Process, Inc.'s new data acquisition package provides real-time data that can help monitor conditions in the mill and improve quality control.
Parker Hannifin Corporation's HoseFinder mobile app makes it fast and convenient to search for hydraulic hose products and information on the go.
Jenike & Johanson now peer reviews bulk solids-handling applications, and it typically only takes two to four weeks to complete.
COMSOL Inc.'s chemical reaction engineering module can simulate unit operations in chemical processes.
These days, manufacturers have their heads in the cloud because cloud computing promises to drastically improve the ability of companies to drive manufacturing efficiencies.
The Chem.Info editors are constantly on the lookout for emerging technologies. Here are our picks for 2011.
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Integrity™ software from PAS helps plants operate at an optimum level by allowing configurations across automation systems to be easily reconcilable, accessible and searchable.
Yokogawa Electric Corporation's version R9.03 of the FAST/TOOLS web-based SCADA system features maintenance, engineering and application deployment.
ExperTune’s PlantTriage ® control system monitoring software now has tools to diagnose the health of instruments, valves and controls.
Ray Rex, President of Hammond's HALOX Division, and Gerry Kaoukis, Hammond's IT Director, discuss their formula for reducing IT costs by 39%, reducing document management costs by 80%, improving service levels, increasing cross sell opportunities, and empowering their customers.
High-speed testing software from InterTech Development Company is tightly integrated to machine controls.