Plant Automation - System Integration

D-Link patches router bugs

New firmware is out for D-Link router models that have a vulnerability attackers could use to gain... » more

Moving from predictive maintenance to a condition-based program

Evaluate the equipment’s effectiveness by how it’s doing, not how old it is » more

Do you already have an app for that problem?

The diagnostics you need may already be built into your PLC software » more

Pre-configured software templates — are they effective?

Manufacturing Operations Management systems look to specific industry needs » more

Wireless M2M increases value of wired infrastructure

New technology overcomes limitations of previous systems to deliver value. » more

Five ways to reduce energy consumption in your plant

Electrical power management systems deliver intelligence required  » more

Milestone Systems and genetec enjoy joint No. 1 VMS ranking in 2012

IMS Research reports that Milestone Systems and Genetec were the No. 1 suppliers in the VMS market,... » more

Study identifies 10 ways to improve supply chain efficiency

Tennessee study looks at ways to improve data management, get more collaboration » more

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Plant Engineering 2013 Product of the Year winners announced

View the Plant Engineering 2013 Product of the Year grand, gold, silver and bronze winners across 16 categories.

The next generation of HMIs offers more than just screens

Mobility, security, maintenance all part of system considerations  » more

2013 Salary Survey: New challenges for an aging workforce

Manufacturing seen as more secure, but needing more young workers » more

How growth can create headaches for dairy

A case study of how a Spirax Sarco audit led to an optimized condensate collection and return for improved control and energy savings. » more

Plant operators play a big role in Big Data deployment

Emerson expert says operations needs to be in from the start of data management effort » more

Webcasts

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LaChance on CMMS Blog

ERP and CMMS: The ties that bind

A best-of-breed computerized maintenance management system can... » more

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Videos

The art of motion control

Everyone talks about motion control as a way to... » more

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