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The Hydrocarbons Command Center in Oyster Creek, Texas, will operate a new propane dehydrogenation unit along with other units in the integrated petrochemical manufacturing complex.
Clorox, Goodyear, Kimberly-Clark and PCMC received this year’s Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards from Rockwell Automation.
ICS threats can be malicious attacks from the outside or operator error. To address both, PAS has a new version of Cyber Integrity, adding patch management, security policy workflows and enhanced visibility from the operator dashboard.
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SEMA Garage offers its manufacturing members access to the 3D printing technology for automotive part prototypes and production parts.
A no-coding-required required method of testing and developing Internet of Things applications reportedly eases the path to the promised land of insightful Internet of Things-powered analytics and reporting.
Kepware’s new IoT Gateway streams real-time machine and sensor data directly into Big Data applications.
Developed using the Honeywell User Experience approach, the Experion Orion Console aims to improve operator situational awareness, fatigue and mobility.
The new AM57x family of processors from Texas Instruments has been designed with the compute, control, and connectivity capabilities required by industrial applications.
With Wi-Fi becoming the preferred access technology and the high-speed 802.11ac standard on the scene, the OptiView XG and OneTouch AT network analysis tools ensure optimal network performance.
Open Interconnect Consortium announces new partnerships with HyperCat and EnOcean Alliance to advance Internet of Things application capabilities.
Infosys will acquire Noah Consulting for $70 million, creating a bigger play for Internet of Things involvement in oil and gas exploration and production.
The predictive analytics are the latest tool in Schneider Electric’s arsenal geared toward improving the health and performance of critical assets.
As technology companies extend their product capabilities for Internet of Things applications, launching these initiatives across industry are getting easier and easier.
What is the cyber landscape for consumer packaged goods companies? How great is the risk of getting hacked?
As Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet of Things initiatives become larger priorities for manufacturers worldwide, the organization behind Profinet announces its “Profinet of Things” theme aimed at data access, uptime, and openness.
The two will collaborate on integrating their respective DCS and MES offerings, bringing together control and production workflow for pharmaceutical companies.
Closing out the Wonderware 2015 Conference, Ravi Gopinath addressed the proposed merger of the company’s software assets with Aveva, assuring customers that it’s all good.
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