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On the Edge
John Yelland, Moxa vice president of global marketing
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Moxa Shows, Tells What Industrial IoT Looks Like

Moxa has been a long-time provider of hardened connectivity and networking solutions for industry.
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Splunk and Kepware Join Forces Around Industrial Data
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Splunk and Kepware Join Forces Around Industrial Data

New alliance highlights increasing interest in industrial control systems market from the enterprise IT space.
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The Economics of Automation

The purpose of automation is not to eliminate jobs, but to give workers the tools they need to do their jobs faster and more productively.
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Standards to the Rescue

The Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society (ISA) aims to help keep factories secure.
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Keeping Automation Secure

Automation professionals are a pretty smart bunch of people. For decades, control system vendors packaged automation solutions in black-box configurations—open them and make changes at your own risk.
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Safety Engineering Certified by T?V

The TÜV organization (www.tuv.com) has certified that all of the engineering work done by safety instrumented systems (SIS) engineers from Austin, Texas-based Emerson Process Management (www.emersonpr
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Connect Barcode Readers to Ethernet

The DeviceServer enables 1D and 2D barcode readers to connect to industrial Ethernet.
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"Ready-to-go" Process Planning

Delmia Process Engineer (DPE) Rapid is an “out-of-the-box” manufacturing process planning solution targeted at small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises.
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Flexible, Modular Motor Starter

Billed by the vendor as “the world’s most flexible motor starter,” the Telemecanique TeSys U-Line motor starter combines the traditional power and control functions of a motor starter with built-in in
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Open networks create paths for viruses to enter the plant floor

Ethernet’s push into the factory has brought a number of benefits, but it’s also created a serious new concern.
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Technology: Help or Hindrance for Continuous Improvement?

Some traditional “Lean” advocates deride the use of technology and software systems.
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Hershey's New Controls Direction

“We invested heavily in controls technology, but in the last few years we’ve changed directions because in too many cases the technologies we implemented were complicating, not simplifying, our packag
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Hack Attack

Open networks create paths for viruses to enter the plant floor.
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