Plant Automation - Wireless Systems
The Chinese market for industrial Ethernet and fieldbus technologies grew by 18 million nodes in 2012. More than 3 million nodes used Ethernet and the remainder used fieldbus technology, according to IHS.
The Multiradio Module OWL355 by connectBlue is designed for industrial, medical and Internet of Things (IoT) applications and enables wireless connectivity for embedded system across Bluetooth and WLAN.
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) is offering the Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP) exam, which addresses cyber security for industrial control systems and critical infrastructure.
Inside Machines: If you’re dropping packets with field networking for motion control and getting errors or alarms, consider these four sometimes counter-intuitive alternatives to a control panel redesign.
Endress+Hauser's Liquiline CM44x multichannel transmitter has Ethernet/IP connectivity and an integrated web serves that allows the operator to remotely view diagnostic data and perform configurations via any web browser.