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Articles

Bringing Modern SCADA Visualization to Industry

Integrating new equipment often requires developing new SCADA screens, which can slow operations significantly. CSE Icon’s Ignition for Upstream Accelerator addresses this by streamlining the integration process.

Expansion of Pharmaceutical Production Drives Automation Use

PMMI research highlights how the pharma industry’s efforts to modernize technology and automate at greater levels are being driven by ongoing supply chain issues and plans to ...

Beckhoff Previews Control Cabinet Replacement Technology

The modular MX-System is designed to replace control cabinets, reducing wiring requirements as well as installation and upgrade times.

Beckhoff’s PC-based Control Helps Scale Electrochemical Machining

Voxel Innovations uses Beckhoff’s embedded PCs and TwinCAT software to grow its robotic pulsed electrochemical machining.

7 strategies to Improve IT/OT Cybersecurity

While clear differences exist between IT and OT, it’s vital to your business’s security to invest the time and effort to understand the sources of those differences and share ...

Using Open Systems for Industrial Automation

Automation World speaks with Ken Crawford of Weidmüller USA about the company’s use of open systems in its new u-OS technologies and how it can benefit OEM and end-user operations...

Leverage SCADA for Digital Transformation

With a grasp on the technology components of supervisory control and data acquisition systems, industry can better use SCADA modernization as a key component of automated data...

Infrastructure in a Box: An Answer to Costly Equipment Integration

How a portable operations station can contain all the automation technologies needed to for a GMP life sciences facility to produce quality-controlled products.

Products

Product Spotlight: EZ5 Series Human-Machine Interface

EZAutomation, a division of the AVG Group, has released its EZTouch EZ5 series of  HMI/operator interface panels in 4, 7, 8, 10, 12 and 15-inch display sizes with free ...
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Organic Carbon Analyzers

The CA78 and CA79 online total organic carbon (TOC) analyzers from Endress + Hauser provide continuous real-time monitoring using UV-oxidation and differential conductivity measurement...
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Thermography Workflow Software

Fluke's cloud-based thermal imaging workflow software—called Baseline—automates route execution and reporting to optimize asset maintenance.
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Plug-and-Play Industrial Meter

Leviton’s VerifEye Series 6000 panel mount meters are designed to monitor a data set of electrical parameters for industrial applications. These meters allow users to set thresholds...

Videos

A Preview of Beckhoff's MX-System

The MX-System is an intelligent automation hardware system designed to replace conventional control cabinets.
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Siemens Industrial Edge and Virtual PLC

Earlier this year, Siemens added the Simatic S7-1500V virtual PLC to its Industrial Edge platform. This virtual PLC is based on the functions and operation of the SIMATIC S7-1500...
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SEW Eurodrive StarterSets for Machine Builders

At Pack Expo 2023, Arne Valentin, machine automation technology manager at SEW Eurodrive, explained the company’s range of automation technologies for machine building based around...
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High-Performance HMI Screens

In this discussion with Travis Cox of Inductive Automation, we look at the differences between traditional and high-performance HMI screens and what the goal of high-performance...