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Olive Producer Embraces Automation

The 100-year-old company's first foray into robotics involved installation of a robotic retort tray loader for their packaging line. Says the project engineer, “This experience really changed our mindset regarding automation.”
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Automotive Supplier Collaborates with Cloud PLM
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Automotive Supply Chain Partners Collaborate Using Cloud PLM

The 300 members of Air International Thermal Systems global supply chain have begun collaborating using cloud-based product lifecycle management software to cut costs and accelerate deliveries.
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Reduce Risk and Costs by Improving Project Selection
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Reduce Risk and Costs by Improving Project Selection

Why taking the time early on to devise up-to-date project specifications saves time, money, and risk in the long run.
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Wired-to-wireless Gateway

The ADAM-4570W is designed to be a cost-effective data gateway between RS-232/422/485 and 802.11b wireless LAN interfaces.
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Ethernet Media Converters

A family of media converters enable users to convert electrical Ethernet signals into optical Ethernet signals and vice-versa, when long cable distances between elements dictate the need for fiber opt
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One of the big advantages of an Ethernet network is the ease with which it manages data from both cable and wireless connectivity.
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Cyber Security for Ethernet

Rugged Operating System (ROS) version 3.0 for the RuggedSwitch family of industrially hardened Ethernet switches provides additional cyber security features, as well as network performance and optimiz
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United Kingdom Invensys Share Price Gets the Kiss

It may not be much comfort to those who bought Invensys shares at their peak of more than £3.00 ($5.25) back in the days of Allen Yurko’s stewardship in 1999, but stock market sentiment in London is f
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High-performance Linear Actuators

The DMES line of electromechanical linear actuators offers compact dimensions, high load capacity and high mechanical torques, providing a feed force of up to 3000 N.
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From Conduit to Connectors

New conduit adapters are designed for transitioning from conduit to 7/8-16UN minifast, M12 eurofast and M23 multifast connectors.
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8-port Ethernet Switches

The EIS Series is a new line of industrial Ethernet 8-port switches. The top-of-the-line EIS-408 model is Web-managed and provides six 10/100Base-TX copper ports and two 100Base-FX fiber ports.
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Unified Architecture Unveiled

About ten years ago, representatives of five automation companies met with Microsoft Corp., the Redmond, Wash., software supplier, to define a method for data exchange among computers and controllers
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ControlLogix-to-Profibus Connectivity

The MV156-PDPMV1 is a Profibus DPV1 Master in-rack module for the Allen-Bradley ControlLogix platform.
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