Control Global - Software & Integration
ISA valve actuator draft standard ready for review
Proposed draft provides general requirements for the development of specifications for pneumatic rack and pinion actuators
Sensors and DAQ keeping rarified company
Sensors and DAQ at the chemical plant? Yawn. This is news because? But sensors and DAQ up close and personal with perservation of some of the most valuable artifacts around is something else. Read more.?
How to effectively get engineering knowledge
Passing on all you''ve learned to the next generation of engineers is crucial-and challenging
The Industrial Internet of Things demands engineers with new skillsets
Along with MEs and EEs, we''re going to need data scientists, system engineers, developers and systems integrators
AutomationDirect''s Harsh-Duty Photoelectric Sensors
AutomationDirect''s FM series harsh dutyphotoelectric sensors are IP69K-rated sensors in three-wire NPN or PNP styles and are available in 27 washdown models.
More possible common threads in major ICS cyber incidents - unintended system interactions
One of the most important aspects in addressing ICS cyber security is the concept of "systems of systems".? Unlike IT where you can test a box and label the system secure, ICS cyber security requires testing the overall system. There have been many examples of system impacts including significant eq...
Conserve energy and reduce noise with VFD cabling.
Using the right cabling for your application can be the key to unlocking energy savings and cutting interference
The wireless standards road map
We sort through some of the alpha-numeric labels that will help you choose the right protocol for your particular applications.
Magnetrol''s Eclipse model 706 guided wave radar transmitter
The Eclipse Model 706 guided wave radar (GWR) transmitter is now configured with Modbus protocol.