Industrial networks & buses

Red Lion E3 I/O distributed I/O platform

15 May, 2017 by | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

E3 I/O high-density modules offer up to 34 mixed I/O points to meet varying requirements and are able to withstand -40 to 75°C temperatures.


New PA Profile 4.0 works with Profinet

15 May, 2017 by | Supplied by: PROFIBUS Association of Australia

Profibus & Profinet International (PI) has released a new profile specification that allows all parameters and functions specified in the PA Profile to be used in both Profibus and Profinet.


Wireless cybersecurity in an industrial context — Part 2

11 May, 2017 by Glenn Johnson, Editor

Wireless networks have been creeping into process plants, factories and utilities for some time now — the convenience and efficiencies they provide being obvious, but the cybersecurity risks must be managed well.


HMS Anybus Wireless Bridge II

03 May, 2017 by | Supplied by: Global Automation Asia-Pacific

The Anybus Wireless Bridge II supports up to 400 m of wireless communication and can communicate via either Bluetooth or WLAN.


WAGO intrinsically safe I/O modules

02 May, 2017 by | Supplied by: WAGO Pty Ltd

WAGO has added two intrinsically safe 4-channel I/O modules to its range for connecting sensors and actuators in hazardous locations.


HMS Anybus Wireless Bolt access point

01 May, 2017 by | Supplied by: Global M2M

HMS Industrial Networks has introduced the Anybus Wireless Bolt, a wireless access point designed to be mounted on a machine or cabinet to give it wireless access via WLAN, Bluetooth or Bluetooth Low Energy.


Ethernet improves electricity supply quality

28 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: Westermo Teleindustri AB

Ethernet line extenders enable existing cable infrastructure to be used to create a secure Ethernet-based network used for controlling electricity substations in the north-west of the UK.


Renewables inspire the need for greater digitalisation

28 April, 2017 by

A record-breaking renewables uptake makes the latest in digital process optimisation all the more important.


FDT Group announces latest features of FDT IIoT Server and further OPC UA integration

28 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: FDT Group AISBL

FITS enhancements include cloud-based enterprise data access, mobility apps and the use of augmented reality, while device-specific information from DTMs will be available via an FDT/OPC UA information model.


Wireless cybersecurity in an industrial context – Part 1

21 April, 2017 by Glenn Johnson, Editor

Wireless networks have been creeping into process plants, factories and utilities for some time now, the convenience and efficiencies they provide being obvious, but the cybersecurity risks must be managed well.


Digital-driven solutions boost plant control and management

13 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: PROFIBUS Association of Australia

Innovation is, of course, partly about technology. But it is also about massive improvements in productivity through the empowerment of a business's only uncapped resource: its people.


The evolution of a smart manufacturing enterprise

12 April, 2017 by Brad Yager, Director Process Automation Offer & BD Pacific | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

In an increasingly digitally connected world, the potential for efficient manufacturing is limited only by the ability to comprehend and utilise innovative applications and technologies.


GE Field Agent IIoT edge gateway

12 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

GE Field Agents are claimed to provide a rugged, preconfigured solution for secure data collection and conveyance from machines.


Is Li-Fi the future for industrial networks?

11 April, 2017 by Glenn Johnson, Editor

Wireless networks are showing up more commonly in industrial environments but have the drawback of more complex network design challenges, not the least of which are concerns about cybersecurity. Perhaps the latest research into light-based wireless networks offers a solution.


Advantech Edge Intelligence Server

31 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Advantech Australia Pty Ltd

The Edge Intelligence Server is designed to accelerate IoT implementation by providing integrated solutions that include an edge computer, WISE-PaaS software packages, IoT development tools, preconfigured cloud services and the flexibility to add more software modules from the WISE-PaaS marketplace.


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