Coronavirus, COVID-19

Courtesy: DMC
Data Acquisition, DAQ November 28, 2020

How a system integrator developed a data acquisition application

System integrator DMC developed a custom LabVIEW data acquisition application to leverage SystemLink as a central database for storing and serving up data for data analysis and visualization

By Ryan Yu
Courtesy: Stellar
Safety November 25, 2020

Four benefits of proper air balance in a food facility

Fresh air and proper balance are more important than ever due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Benefits include a safer work environment and killing airborne contaminants.

By Luke Facemyer, PE
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, chairman and chief executive of Schneider Electric, during the Schneider Electric virtual Innovation Summit North America 2020. Courtesy: ISSSource
Cybersecurity November 25, 2020

Resiliency, security needed for digital automation future

Manufacturing's resilience has been strong during the COVID-19 pandemic, and cybersecurity needs to be stronger than ever as the nature of work changes.

By Gregory Hale
Courtesy: Emerson
Oil and Gas November 24, 2020

IT/OT convergence helps upstream and midstream operations pivot to meet new realities

World events impose changes on upstream and midstream oil & gas operations, but IT/OT convergence and digitalization helps users adapt

By Denka Wangdi and Darrell Halterman
Courtesy: Fluke Reliability
Maintenance Strategy November 23, 2020

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles November 16-22, 2020

Articles about Product of the Year finalists, maintenance automation, wearable exoskeletons, facility safety and building a maintenance program were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from November 16-22, 2020. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Virtualization, Cloud Analytics November 22, 2020

The virtues of the virtual event

Virtual events are becoming the new norm, but getting in front of customers and clients is still important

By Kevin Parker
Courtesy: SAP
Business of Engineering November 22, 2020

How to maximize people power with digital capabilities

Why human capital is key to prospering in the new manufacturing normal

By Johannes Papst
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
HVAC November 20, 2020

Four ways to reduce COVID-19 risk in your facility

Shielding your facility from a COVID-19 outbreak starts with HVAC and refrigeration best practices.

By Ryan Peterson and Benjamin Sealy, PE
Courtesy: Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation
Business of Engineering November 19, 2020

Equipment leasing confidence steady in November

General confidence in the equipment leasing industry stayed steady in November with an index of 56.1, which is a slight increase from October.

By Equipment Leasing & Finance Association
Technology is available to consistently evaluate the effectiveness of security controls, outline protocols to prevent worker injuries and major accidents, measure and mitigate risks or assess risks as new standards are implemented. Courtesy: LogicGate
Safety November 16, 2020

Four questions about GRC solutions answered

As the world continues to change, consider leveraging technology for your GRC program

By Szuyin Leow