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Media Attention Drives Safety Market Growth
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Media Attention Drives Safety Market Growth

As more media attention is given to manufacturing-related accidents, plant managers and CEOs worldwide are served a constant reminder that there is no place for complacency in addressing safety. But are the steps they're taking to address safety issues enough?
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Industry 4.0 Status Update
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Industry 4.0 Status Update

Since its official announcement last year, the Industry 4.0 initiative is now in full swing among industry automation suppliers. But where does it stand with end users?
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 FDT Group Announces Newly Integrated Networks

FDT Group Announces Newly Integrated Networks

The FDT machine and device communications standard now supports more than 18 industry protocols including ISA-100 Wireless. The number of certified devices is also on the rise.
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RFID in the Fast Lane

The HS500E is billed as the first integrated RFID antenna/reader that offers single-point, high-speed access to industrial and commercial broadband networks.
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NI offers various M-Series bus options.

Parade of Products at NI Week

National Instruments’ ( Senior Vice President of Research and Development Tim Dehne gave his usual rousing keynote address to kick off the Austin, Texas-based instrumentation and automation
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Predictive Maintenance, The Smart Way to Cut Downtime

A predict-and-prevent approach yields more fruit than a fail-and-fix mentality.
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Compact PC and Display

When an application requires an industrial PC and display, but space is limited, the Panel PC fits the bill.
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High Speed Precision Inspection

As the latest in the vendor’s line of PresencePlus vision sensors, the PresencePlus P4 EDGE 1.3 vision sensor is designed to make highly detailed automated error-proofing and inspections possible at a
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Safety PLC Rankings

Results of a new study conducted by Venture Development Corp. (VDC,, Natick, Mass., reveal that Alpharetta, Ga.-based Siemens Energy & Automation Inc.
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High-speed Vision

The new Keyence CV-2600 high-speed machine vision system incorporates a 2 mega-pixel CCD built into the industry’s smallest camera housing.
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Noninvasive Liquid Level Sensing

The levelprox is a noninvasive ultrasonic sensing device that provides accurate point level detection of liquids through metal container walls.
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Single-Board Computer

The PCM-SC520 is a PC/104-compatible single-board computer based on the low-power, high-integration AMD SC520 CPU.
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Optimism Reigns at PTO Event

The news from the Profibus Trade Organization (PTO, annual general assembly Aug.
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