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Protecting critical industrial network media

(13/05/2019)
Panduit has added to its Micro Data Centre (MDC) family of products with the launch of the NEMA 12 MDC, which is said to open the door to edge computing, enabling the deployment of compute, storage and network switching on the plant floor.
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IO-Link RFID read/write modules

(06/05/2019)
A range of IO-Link RFID read/write modules from Contrinex are said to offer fast, low-cost integration by utilising two key industry communication standards within one device: The ISO15693 RFID standard in the read/write head for communication with the transponders and ISO 61131-9 IO-Link at the connector for communication with the control system.
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Wireless toxic gas monitor for challenging remote locations

(06/05/2019)
Emerson has introduced its first fully integrated WirelessHART toxic gas monitor – the Rosemount 928.


Archive

  1. 01/05/2019 Retrofittable CODESYS 3 HMI/PLC

    Turck Banner can offer CODESYS 3 programming as an addition to its TX HMI/PLC series.

  2. 30/04/2019 Multiple valve actuator control solution

    Rotork has launched the latest generation of its monitoring and control system for valve actuators and plant equipment.

  3. 30/04/2019 Local display of thermal mass flow meters or controllers

    A new PCU series of controllers from AW-Lake are designed to connect with thermal mass flow meters or controllers to provide a local display of flow output.

  4. 30/04/2019 Rugged sensors for small-scale process technology

    Balluff is expanding its range of sensors for media-contacting temperature detection – in hydraulic power units for example. These include a new temperature sensor with display, a temperature transmitter and a PT1000 sensor.

  5. 24/04/2019 Flexible SCADA solution

    Yokogawa has introduced FAST/TOOLS R10.04 – the latest version of its real-time operations management and visualisation software – An OpreX control and safety system solution with enhanced capabilities for seamless system integration.

  6. 15/04/2019 Ball valves with integrated position feedback

    GEMÜ can offer a range of ball valves for manual operation with suitable position feedback – all are pre-assembled, preset and tested.

  7. 15/04/2019 Fill level management in the IoT

    Pepperl+Fuchs has introduced a level sensor which transmits data to a secure remote station in the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

  8. 15/04/2019 Density measurement redefined

    Anton Paar believes it has redefined digital density measurement with the introduction of a new measuring principle – the Pulsed Excitation Method (PEM), and the launch of a new range of digital density meters.

  9. 09/04/2019 Achieving measurements to submicron level accuracies

    The EyeVision software by EVT now supports the FocalSpec 3D Line Confocal Scanner UULA, an automated optical 3D imaging and metrology system for submicron level accurate measurements on any material. 

  10. 08/04/2019 Multiple valve actuator control solution

    Rotork has launched the latest generation of its monitoring and control system for valve actuators and plant equipment.

  11. 01/04/2019 Protecting critical industrial network media

    Panduit has added to its Micro Data Centre (MDC) family of products with the launch of the NEMA 12 MDC, which is said to open the door to edge computing, enabling the deployment of compute, storage and network switching on the plant floor. 

  12. 01/04/2019 Smart IR thermal imaging cameras

    The Automation Technology IRSX industrial IR range of cameras, available from Stemmer Imaging, are designed to facilitate the use of thermal imaging in Industry 4.0 applications.

  13. 01/04/2019 AI controller reduces downtime

    A new solution for predictive maintenance and control is available from Omron Industrial Automation Europe in the shape of an AI machine automation controller with a Sysmac library which fuses control functions of manufacturing lines and equipment with AI processing at manufacturing sites in real time.

  14. 22/03/2019 Integrating IO-Link devices in Profinet

    Turck's Simple IO-Link Device Integration (SIDI) aims to simplify the handling of IO-Link devices in Profinet engineering systems.

  15. 22/03/2019 Raspberry Pi-based communication modules

    RS Components has introduced KUNBUS to its supplier portfolio, a developer of intelligent communications modules, including fieldbus- and industrial Ethernet-based devices for a range of automation markets.

  16. 18/03/2019 Edge computing and embedded IoT

    Cloud computing has three main limits – latency, connection and cost. Find out how this can be overcome by processing data at the edge.

  17. 18/03/2019 ASi-5 I/O modules

    ASi-5 is the latest generation of the AS-Interface standard which was created to the efficient networking of sensors and actuators at the automation base. The latest version of the standard allows larger data quantities to be transmitted significantly faster and even intelligent sensors such as IO-Link can be integrated more easily.

  18. 18/03/2019 Simplified shop floor to business systems communication

    Red Lion Controls has added new capabilities to its Crimson software, including an OPC UA Client driver with encrypted password support, OPC UA Historical Access, an MQTT connector for Google Cloud and store and forward buffering for all Crimson cloud connectors.

  19. 13/03/2019 Radiflow prioritises OT security through dynamic vulnerability assessment scoring

    Radiflow, a provider of cyber security solutions for industrial automation networks, has added dynamic vulnerability assessment scoring capabilities to its iSID industrial threat detection solution.

  20. 11/03/2019 Hazardous area inspection software

    Boulting has launched A BS EN 60079:17-compliant cloud-based inspection software that enables plant engineers to ensure control equipment in hazardous areas.