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Bridging the Experience Gap Using Digital Video Recording
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Bridging the Experience Gap Using Digital Video Recording

DVR – digital video recording – is so common, it’s become a verb. Read how manufacturers are DVRing events to substitute the eyes and ears of experienced workers.
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Pentair Boosts Its Enclosure Capabilities

Pentair has agreed to acquire German company Steinhauer Elektromaschinen, enhancing the service offering of its Hoffman brand of enclosures.
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Help for the Most Difficult Type of Manufacturing

Abnormal situation management for continuous processing is normal operating procedure for batch processing. A new starter kit from Rockwell Automation can give batch control programmers a leg up on coding the complicated starts, stops and holding steps in food, beverage and pharma process operations.
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Key Enablers of an Industrial Internet of Things Network Infrastructure

A common network technology, an upgraded control system, and defense-in-depth are the three enablers needed to establish a common infrastructure for the Connected Enterprise.
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Engineering the Industrial Internet of Things

It’s been widely accepted that the Internet of Things will have a tremendous impact on our consumer devices, but we also need to recognize that it will shape the future of our industrial processes and
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A mobile command center can monitor chemical levels, pressure and temperature in real time at a remote site through cellular modules on each extraction point.
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The Industrial Internet of Things in Oil and Gas

A look at how Moxa’s approach to field-to-control network design facilitates control between sensors at each pipe casting, pump station and HMI.
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Silicon-Based Security Assures Systems

However it’s ultimately defined, the network will be at the heart of the Internet of Things. And security must be at the heart of that network.
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Connecting OEMs to Their Machines in Service

Machines are anything but quiet when it comes to the warning signs they deliver before failure. But if OEMs aren’t listening, can they do anything about it?
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How the Internet of Things Will Impact Automation

The age of centralized control rooms is changing as the Internet of Things takes control software and hardware wherever it needs to be.
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IoT Survey Reveals Motivations, Expectations, Potential Inhibitors

The results of an exclusive ARC/Automation World survey reveal that users, suppliers, OEMs and system integrators are looking at the Internet of Things to solve concrete business problems today, and p
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Why the Industrial Internet of Things Supplement Exists

Lacking a significant amount of real-world case studies around IIoT, the aim of this supplement is to turn a spotlight on the technology leaders in this space.
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Water Plants Embrace the Cloud

Cellular wireless gateways make it easier to monitor far-flung water treatment plant operations. They also are enabling U.S.
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From Space Ships to Packaged Goods: Virtual Commissioning Evolves

Long-established in the aerospace and automotive industries, virtual commissioning is also being used to reap benefits for food and consumer packaged goods manufacturers.
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