I’m an enthusiastic user of information automation, but it’s not so interwoven into my life that “going to the floor” could imply such third-order observation as staring at a computer.
Honeywell Process Solutions’ Experion Process Knowledge System Orion is the first industrial process system to use Universal Channel Technology.
HMS Industrial Networks Inc. now offers a solution that enables communication between M-Bus and any industrial network.
Alignment Supplies Inc. announces the North American launch of the ALiSENSOR™ LEVEL, a revolutionary new system designed for highly accurate geometric measurements.
Xylem Inc. has launched ‘Xylect Mobile,’ a new mobile app for its popular online ‘Xylect’ product selection tool.
Draeger Safety introduces its new Draeger gas detection app for Apple mobile devices, including the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
While many businesses recognize the value of protecting themselves from potentially disastrous security incidents, they fall short in their attempts to do so.
Netherlocks designed the valve-position indicator to provide a reliable feedback signal from hand wheel-operated valves, converting the open and closed positions to a digital signal.
Balluff's radio frequency identification (RFID) handhelds come with two software solutions that display RFID and bar code data the way you want to see it.
Kistler-Morse's ORB remote inventory management system transforms inventory and process data into management information that can increase productivity.
Stop dipping just a toe in the water of the Internet ocean -- because if you're waiting for things to take off before you jump in, then you'd better get used to being last.
It doesn’t make sense to invest in training and R&D by filling the gas tank from the top, while the technology and innovation is leaking out of a man-made hole in the bottom.
LUDECA introduces the first wireless module for laser alignment certified for use in explosive environments.
Advanced Thermal Solutions has developed a heat sink design calculator that identifies the proper heat sinks to solve most component-level cooling issues.
The Westermo MRD-350 is a robust industrial mobile broadband router designed for remote access across a cellular network.
AutomationDirect’s new C-more remote human-machine interface application gives mobile users who have a Wi-Fi or cellular connection remote access and control.
Manufacturers are going mobile -- whether it's for inventory control, dealing with customer orders or managing employees -- with a growing network of software providers.
The extended release of HMS’ Anybus® Communicator CAN™ enables CAN devices to be connected to CC-Link, ControlNet, Modus RTU, EtherCAT, Modbus TCP, and Profinet IRT.
Land Instruments Int'l, a unit of AMETEK, Inc., has announced efficiency and accuracy improvements to its Cyclops portable infrared thermometers for non-contact industrial temperature measurement in the 200° C to 3000° C range.
The keys to overcoming obstacles now and down the road begin with proper understanding, planning, and execution of your wireless network.
Industry is wising up to the fact that developing a strong disaster recovery plan is a high priority and leveraging technology is an effective way to achieve it.
I suffer from Not-Enough-Hours-In-The-Day Syndrome. I barely have enough time during the day for daily maintenance, let alone preventive maintenance.
If you’re paying attention to the business/technology/Internet world, you’ve undoubtedly heard about the nefarious hacks that have occurred against an array of targets.
AutomationDirect introduces its MB-GATEWAY single-port Modbus gateway module that converts Modbus TCP to Modbus RTU.
The ISA 100.11a standard, according to Yokogawa, presents the following advantages for use in industrial automation: high reliability, suitability for a wide range of applications, improved flexibility and network expandability, and high compatibility with existing wired systems.