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Translate Leadership to Organizational Capability/Maturity

Look at how your leadership can affect the six dimensions of maturity that are critical to organizational growth.
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News
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ABB Board Proposes Former Shell Exec as Its New Chairman

If approved by shareholders at ABB’s annual general meeting in April, Peter Voser will take over from Hubertus von Grünberg, who has decided not to stand for reelection.
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Exploring Automation for Shale

Leading into the inaugural Well Site Automation for Unconventional Oil & Gas next month in Houston, operators discuss the benefits of SCADA and other automation for their shale operations.
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Emerging Technologies for Industrial Networking
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Emerging Technologies for Industrial Networking

Moxa's Martin Jenkner walks us through the Moxa exhibit at SPS 2014 to highlight the company's focus on obsolescence management for serial based communication and emerging technologies such as PRP/HSR and PTP for real-time communication.
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Bringing HMIs to Your Mobile Device
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Bringing HMIs to Your Mobile Device

Opto 22's Gerhard Kreiling explains how the company's groov product can be used to take your industrial HMI applications mobile.
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Panel Building—From Design to Wiring
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Panel Building—From Design to Wiring

Rittal's Uwe Scharf showcases the company's focus on its TS8 enclosure, which is used widely across numerous industries—including IT.
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Device-to-Enterprise Communications
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Device-to-Enterprise Communications

Wago's Uli Hempen explains the company's DIMA (Decentralized Intelligence for Modular Applications) methodology that uses Wago automation on field devices to communicate openly to enterprise level systems using a service-oriented architecture.
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Trending: Machine Design Building Blocks
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Trending: Machine Design Building Blocks

A new type of automation application software is appearing on the scene, and it’s designed to ease the process of machine design engineering. Here’s how these machine design functionality building blocks work.
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Collaboration Makes Automation Software More Accessible

Makers of industrial automation products are discovering that closed software development environments may be a thing of the past. But there is something besides open source development. The PACTware Consortium demonstrates the benefits of a “shared source” business model.
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Product
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Siemens: Variable Frequency Drives

The new version of the Sinamics S120 Cabinet Module drive packages is compliant with North American standards and is offered with optional UL/cUL listing.
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Product
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Rockwell Automation: MES Software

FactoryTalk ProductionCentre manufacturing execution system software has been updated to improve application performance and scalability, speed deployment and support mobile and cloud infrastructures.
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Product
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Fluke: Handheld Infrared Cameras

The TiX Expert family is available with resolution up to 1024 x 768.
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Product
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Advantech: SCADA Manageable Ethernet Switches

The EKI-5525/I and EKI-5528/I ProView series are convergence switches for process control and IT networking management.
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