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Factory Automation
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Batch Processing
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Process Automation
Reynolds
Packaging Automation
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On the Edge
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Start State-Based Control with Baby Steps

As you introduce batch control philosophies to your continuous processes, you might want to start small—with a small part of the operation that could use it most—to make sure you have the buy-in you need for further expansion.
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Moving from State to State

Continuous process industries are finding that automating the typically manual processes that fall outside of steady-state operations leads to safer, more consistent, more productive environments.
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Improving Operations with Cloud-Based Enterprise Systems
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Improving Operations with Cloud-Based Enterprise Systems

iAutomation’s move to a unified cloud environment for ERP and CRM helps drive double-digit revenue gains and improve customer service.
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Kübler: Encoders with Interpolable Sin/Cos Interface

The Sendix 5814 and 5834 incremental encoders with Sin/Cos interface provide highly interpolable Sin/Cos differential signals with U = 1 VSS.
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GE: High Availability Control Platform Expanded

The PACSystems High Availability with PROFINET System helps maximize uptime in mission-critical applications.
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Emerson: USB Fieldbus Interface Has More Options for Configuring FOUNDATION Fieldbus Devices

Version 3 of the USB Fieldbus Interface provides users with an easy way to configure, monitor and troubleshoot FOUNDATION fieldbus devices in the field or the instrument shop.
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Dynics: Digital Signage Software

The FactoryDS software package focuses on the viewable aspects of production, automation, OEE and metrics related to manufacturing, with emphasis on large format digital signage.
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Belden: Ethernet Switches for Harsh Environments

The Hirschmann SPIDER II 16TX EEC and SPIDER II 16TX/2DS-S EEC switches have high port density to offer a cost-effective means for implementing industrial Ethernet.
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Beckhoff: Panel PCs with Multi-Touch

The CP22xx built-in Panel PC series features a multi-touch display as well as an elegant device design.
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AutomationDirect: Right-Angle Servo Gear Reducers

The PGB series is for applications that require a compact footprint.
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Alliance Sensors: Inductive Linear Position Sensors for Hydraulic Cylinders

The ME and MR Series are used to measure the ram position of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders in industrial, mobile, or subsea applications.
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Aerotech: Compact Ball-Screw Stage with Linear Encoder

The MPS75SLE features smooth travel combined with accuracy, repeatability and positioning resolution capability to 25 nm.
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Integrating Mobility and Industrial Networks

Increased use of wired industrial Ethernet technology is enabling more rapid integration of wireless solutions—especially those supporting smartphones and tablets.
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