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Transportation Leads Trip to More Connected Operations

Examples in the railroad and airline industries show how sensor data and analytics can save millions of dollars in unplanned downtime and other operational inefficiencies.
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Sercos IP Core Now on FPGAs and SoCs
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Sercos IP Core Now on FPGAs and SoCs

The move to embed ever more industrial automation capabilities continues to pick up speed with the Sercos III protocol now available on Altera Cyclone chips.
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GE Drives the Brilliant Factory Concept Home

Hardly an easy customer, GE corporate operations push GE Intelligent Platforms to get the automation and data intelligence they need to improve efficiencies.
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The Next Step in Sustainable Manufacturing
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The Next Step in Sustainable Manufacturing

Once you've eliminated your air and hydraulic leaks, improved your lighting efficiency and reduced water consumption, what more can you do? The U.S. Department of Commerce provides a roadmap.
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Mix & match panels, PCs with next gen automation
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Mix & match panels, PCs with next gen automation

The new automation panel 900 series from B&R offers sizes ranging from 12%u201D to 24%u201D, and uses both resistive, single-touch technology, and capacitive multi-touch technology.
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Reduction in machine development time
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Reduction in machine development time

Up to 80% of software engineering requirements are covered by Lenze's FAST application software.
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Batch Operations and Asset Management Improved by Integration

The Software business of Schneider Electric, which encompasses the company’s operations management, asset management and operations integration product lines, is combining technologies to enable better data-driven decisions. The company has also added Simio simulation-based scheduling to its MES offerings.
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Industrial Ethernet’s Evolution In and Out of the Factory

While the vision of every device having an IP address is exciting, it will not translate into the ability to log in to every industrial panel meter from your mobile phone.
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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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