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Control system migration: surviving the 'perfect storm' to improve performance — Part 1

Industrial companies are faced with an increasingly competitive business environment. Manufacturers must find ways to produce quality products quickly, efficiently and...

Process control systems 20 October, 2017

Applications for cameras in retail distribution centres

When deployed strategically within a facility, image-based data capture technology offers benefits beyond its ability to read 1D and 2D codes.


How to avoid becoming a victim of digital Darwinism

When companies don't make the change to a digital enterprise efficiently and effectively, in many cases they are not able to survive, and become victims of what we...

Software & IT 18 October, 2017

How Smart Industry is changing our way of developing

Today’s production machines have become highly integrated mechatronic systems, requiring engineers from all three mechatronic domains — mechanical, electrical...

Software & IT 17 October, 2017

Express access to industrial electrical and networking products

LAPP EXPRESS is operated by Engineering Computer Services (ECS), a New Zealand business that has a history of providing solutions to process and automation engineers for...

Business 16 October, 2017

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LAPP ÖLFLEX ULTRA VSD cable

The ÖLFLEX ULTRA VSD cable has a 100% copper wrap screen, reducing the resistance of the...

Fluke 190 Series II ScopeMeter portable oscilloscope

Fluke 190 Series II ScopeMeter portable oscilloscope

The 200 MHz Fluke 190 Series II ScopeMeter is designed for engineers in the field who require a...

Turck TBEN-S-RFID interface

Turck TBEN-S-RFID interface

To meet the ever-shrinking dimensional needs of devices on the factory floor, Turck has developed...

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The VisuNet GXP remote monitor from Pepperl+Fuchs brings a compact, modular design to hazardous...

TriOS enviroFlu oil-in-water sensor

TriOS enviroFlu oil-in-water sensor

The enviroFlu is a submersible sensor for the measurement of oil in water. It utilises a UV...

Druck DPI 620 Genii multifunction calibrator and communicator

Druck DPI 620 Genii multifunction calibrator and communicator

The Druck DPI 620 Genii combines an advanced multifunction calibrator and HART/Foundation...

optec Haze Control 4000 photometric converter

optec Haze Control 4000 photometric converter

The optec Haze Control 4000 photometric converter has been specifically engineered for...

Automation
The less-is-more approach to robotic cable management

The less-is-more approach to robotic cable management

Cable issues have been cited as the number one reason for downtime in robotics cells, so the way in which robot cables are attached and guided is...

Article 10 October, 2017
Control
Control system migration: surviving the 'perfect storm' to improve performance — Part 1

Control system migration: surviving the 'perfect storm' to improve performance — Part 1

Industrial companies are faced with an increasingly competitive business environment. Manufacturers must find ways to produce quality products...

Article 20 October, 2017
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An IoT primer: bridging the gap between OT and IT

An IoT primer: bridging the gap between OT and IT

You've probably heard about the Internet of Things (IoT) or the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), also called Industry 4.0 or the...

Article 12 September, 2017
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