Hitachi Zosen Inova AG (www.hz-inova.com), a company with 350 employees in Switzerland, is among the world’s leading experts in the generation of energy using waste as fuel.
Greg Bodenhamer, vp of Industry End User Business, Schneider Electric, discusses Schneider's collaborative partnerships with system integrators and distributors, and how this approach works in today's manufacturing environment. (Approximate Time - 3:50)
Initial results of the Machinery Initiative, launched jointly by Sercos International, ODVA, and OPC Foundation, prove the ability to use multiple Ethernet protocols to connect devices without additional cables.
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Chuck Grindstaff, president and CEO, opened this iteration of the Siemens PLM user conference welcoming the 1,800 plus attendees to what was called the longest running user conference of its type. There were over 400 sessions to educate them.
Emerson announced it has acquired ISE Magtech, enabling Emerson Process Management to strengthen its level measurement solutions in the oil and gas, refining, chemical, and power generation industries.
Expanding on their partnership, Deutsche Messe and Fiera Milan announce a new event called TPA Italia at a news conference at the FluidTrans trade show in Milan Italy.
Too often we hear about the deficit of interest in engineering education. These two application videos illustrate that the state of engineering education is anything but moribund.
In the first video, Eric Byres, cto and vp Engineering of Tofino Security, a Belden Co., shows how a worm can attack a PLC/HMI in a simulated Oil and Gas environment. This video sees Deep Packet Inspection in action to prevent a USB thumb drive attack. (Approximate Time - 1:56)
In March, with the spring “renaissance” of nature, also came the renaissance of Italian companies and subsidiaries.
The Sercos network organization (www.sercos.com) has released an update to the specification for the Sercos III Real-time Ethernet networking protocol.
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