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End-to-cloud IoT application software (16/01/2017)
Article image Advantech has rounding out its IoT applications for the end-to-cloud with the recently launched WebAccess 8.2.
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Network management software improves reliability, security and productivity (16/01/2017)
Article image Belden has released the latest version of its Hirschmann network management software which is said to improve productivity by allowing the simultaneous configuration of hundreds of devices from any manufacturer that are enabled with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).
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Handheld HMI controls equipment while it’s on the move (10/01/2017)
Article image Delta Electronics has introduced the DOP-H HMI, a portable handheld interface which enables operators to move machines or robots around while still monitoring and controlling the process and interacting with it in real time.
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Compact bidirectional IO-Link memory module 19/12/2016
Balluff offers an IP67 rated compact, bidirectional data memory module for tight mounting spaces. When used in milling heads on gantry type machining centers assemblies are able to carry their actual operating data with them. Full Story...

IP67 DeviceNet I/O Module with full M8 connectivity 19/12/2016
Molex has introduced the Brad DeviceNet HarshIO M8 Modules, which is said to be the first on the market to come fully ODVA conformance tested and approved. Full Story...

DIN-rail mountable servos with integrated safety 13/12/2016
The servo terminals in the Beckhoff EtherCAT Terminal system integrate a complete servo drive to facilitate highly dynamic positioning tasks in a standard I/O terminal housing.  Full Story...

Actuators gain PROFINET extension 06/12/2016
A new interface for AC .2 actuator controls is now available, allowing AUMA actuators to be integrated into PROFINET networks, a second Ethernet-based networking option alongside Modbus TCP/IP. Full Story...

Data logger with field removable I/O modules 21/11/2016
Watlow has introduced D4T with INTUITION – a data logger that features a range of field removable I/O modules offering maximum design flexibility.  Full Story...

Wireless environmental monitoring solution for light industrial applications 21/11/2016
Panduit has introduced the SynapSense Wireless Environmental Monitoring System, which is a low-cost, easy-to-deploy solution designed to gather, communicate and visualise environmental data within the facility.  Full Story...

World’s first multi smart camera vision system 15/11/2016
Cognex Corporation has introduced the In-Sight VC200 series, a family of multi smart camera vision systems.  Full Story...

Efficient approach to demanding motion control solutions 15/11/2016
Siemens has updated the software for its high-end motion control system Simotion. Version 4.5 is equipped with object-oriented programming (OOP) and communication via OPC UA, which allows mechanical engineers to implement large software projects more efficiently. They can also access Simotion data in a standardised way, across all automation levels – as far as the Cloud. Full Story...

Digital remote sensor 15/11/2016
For the measurement of liquid levels in large tanks and the differential pressure of high-pressure fluids Yokogawa Electric Corporation has introduced the EJXC40A digital remote sensor, a newly developed DPharp EJX series differential pressure transmitter.  Full Story...

Gas detector provides natural gas discrimination 15/11/2016
Tyco Gas & Flame Detection has launched its new portable gas detection device, the Gasurveyor 700 (GS700) which is an IR detector designed for all gas utility applications.  Full Story...

Touch-screen temperature process controller 09/11/2016
Watlow has introduced the new F4T temperature process controller which features a 4.3in, capacitive colour touch panel with high resolution and graphical user interface that allows for customised control even in demanding applications.  Full Story...

Industrial IP20 RJ45 Cat 6A plug is quick to terminate 09/11/2016
TE Connectivity (TE) has extended its RJ45 product family with the introduction of a RJ45 Cat 6A plug that can be terminated without the need for any tools with Cat 6A cables, saving time in the field.  Full Story...

Process control in the cloud 09/11/2016
It will soon be possible to install and run APROL, B&Rs process control solutions, in the cloud. With data and reports generated by the process control system available anywhere in the world, geographically dispersed teams will be able to collaborate with greater efficiency. Full Story...

Bolt on access point helps machines communicate wirelessly 08/11/2016
The Anybus Wireless Bolt from HMS Industrial Networks is a wireless access point that can be mounted on a machine or cabinet to give it wireless access via WLAN, Bluetooth or Bluetooth Low Energy, making it possible to do configuration via a regular tablet or smartphone or connect to a cloud service, realising Industrial IoT. Full Story...

Connectivity technology meets future Profinet Standard for 24V power supply 01/11/2016
PROFINET International (PI) recently announced that the L-coded variant, which is internationally standardised through the standard 61076-2-111, will become the future single standard for 24-volt PROFINET devices with round connectors. This is due to the compact design and the high current-carrying capacity (16A) at a conductor cross section of 1.5 mm².  Full Story...

Smart drive resolves blockages on its own 01/11/2016
Intelligent drives from Nord Drivesystems, with an integrated PLC, are said to be fully equipped to execute control sequences in a wide variety of applications.  Full Story...

Improved system diagnostics for industrial PCs 24/10/2016
Industrial PCs from B&R have always offered system diagnostics but it has gone one step further to offer support whenever service is required.  Full Story...

CC-Link IE cables and connectors help future-proof machines and processes 23/10/2016
Phoenix Contact is helping customers to future-proof their machines and processes by offering a comprehensive range of cables and connectors for CC-Link IE. Full Story...

Simplifying real-time performance management and strengthening cybersecurity 23/10/2016
Metso Expertune PlantTriage, a control loop monitoring system, is designed to oversee process control loops night and day, diagnose and prioritise opportunities for improvements, and pinpoint major economic paybacks. Full Story...

Bluetooth radar level sensor for the water sector 17/10/2016
The new VEGAPULS WL S 61 contactless radar sensor offers a level sensing solution for applications in the water and sewage sectors.  Full Story...



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