Technical Articles

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Opto 22


Opto 22 has published these technical articles:

(Electrical Distribution and Protection)
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This white paper introduces the concept of demand response (DR) in energy management. DR offers an opportunity for industrial and commercial businesses to not just reduce energy costs, but also earn a... (View Full Article)
(Data Acquisition Products)
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This white paper looks at the way electricity is produced in the United States today and the vision for a "Smart Grid" in the future. The paper also discusses specific ways that small and medium-sized... (View Full Article)
(Process Controllers)
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This white paper explores a new way to expand Allen-Bradley PLC systems, adding functionality as well as additional I/O, with less strain on the central PLC and little programming.... (View Full Article)
(Process Controllers)
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This white paper describes the advent of the programmable automation controller (PAC) and its use in modern industrial applications.... (View Full Article)
(Process Controllers)
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This white paper discusses four concerns engineers may have when considering the use of wireless Ethernet for industrial automation: security, network performance and reliability, availability and... (View Full Article)
(Industrial Controls Software)
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This white paper explores some important features of programming software for a programmable automation controller (PAC).... (View Full Article)
(Networking Equipment)
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Today, control technology does provide commerciallyavailable off-the-shelf products that can be economically integrated into smaller refineries. These technologies provide the full functionality of... (View Full Article)
(Desktop Personal Computers)
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In more and more applications, Opto 22 control systems are a better solution than Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and ladder logic. To understand why this is true, let's begin by explaining what... (View Full Article)
(Networking Equipment)
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As you walk back to your office, you turn over in your mind the CEO's words: To avoid the cost of potential lawsuits claiming illness due to meat spoilage, the IT department you manage must set up a... (View Full Article)
(Networking Equipment)
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Most of the major manufacturing automation end users and suppliers are using or considering Ethernet as an industrial control option for field devices, drives, power management equipment, and special... (View Full Article)
(Networking Equipment)
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This white paper, written by N-TRON Corporation, explains network architecture for process control networks using EtherNet/IP. Allen-Bradley Logix PLCs, for example, communicate using this protocol.... (View Full Article)