Industrial networks & buses

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.

Hirschmann BAT867-R wireless access point

22 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Belden Australia Pty Ltd

The Hirschmann BAT867-R offers only the essential interfaces — one radio, one Ethernet port and one power supply — for industrial applications in need of a compactly designed, cost-effective wireless access point.

Industry 4.0 in the mining sector

13 March, 2017 by Sean Carter | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

Sean Carter of SICK discusses the benefits of Industry 4.0 technologies for the mining sector.

Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 security appliance

13 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

The Stratix 5950 security appliance uses Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewall and FirePOWER technology to create a security boundary between cell/area zones or to help protect a single machine, line or skid.

Antaira Technologies LNP-0500G and LNP-0500G-24 Series PoE switches

06 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Antaira Technologies

Antaira Technologies has expanded its industrial PoE networking infrastructure family with the LNP-0500G and LNP-0500G-24 series of Ethernet switches.

Edge computing primer: IoT intelligence starts at the edge

06 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Systems 22 Pty Ltd

You've heard about cloud computing, which is using a network of remote servers to store and manage data and run computer programs. Edge computing brings cloud computing down to the edge of the network, in the physical world — filtering and processing data to send only the required data to the cloud.

Industrial Ethernet and wireless growing in market share according to HMS

06 March, 2017 by

Study by HMS Industrial Networks AB shows Industrial Ethernet and wireless are growing fast in market share.

Hirschmann Industrial HiVision 7.0

22 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: Belden Australia Pty Ltd

The latest version of Hirschmann Industrial HiVision is designed to address the challenges of managing Industrial Ethernet networks with features that make it easier to control and take action on factors that impact security.

Klemsan PISO passive signal isolators

21 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

Designed as a low-cost alternative to active signal isolators, Klemsan PISO passive isolators electrically isolate extra low voltage analog signals and help mitigate grounding issues.

HIMA signs global agreement with Pepperl+Fuchs

21 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: HIMA Australia

HIMA Paul Hildebrandt GmbH has signed a global framework agreement with Mannheim-based automation equipment manufacturer Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH, expanding their successful cooperation on HIMax safety controllers.

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