Bridging the divide between OT and IT will support collaboration and enhance overall production efficiency, reliability, visibility, flexibility and security.
The OPC Foundation and FieldComm Group are cooperating to develop a standardised information model for process automation devices.
When building its $30 million plant, yoghurt maker Chobani wanted to partner with automation and electrical experts who could respond to a production process based on a 'through process' as opposed to a 'batching process'.
Industrial HiVision 7.1 improves functionality with the addition of features for PoE detection and management, as well as added support for configuring emerging technologies such as TSN.
Newly released BEEP technology allows a network of devices to communicate as a single device.
Waiting for smart manufacturing standards to develop before implementing the Industrial Internet of Things into your operations may not be the most productive choice.
Advantech partners with five leading companies in creating the Edgecross Consortium for Industry 4.010 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: Advantech Australia Pty Ltd
Advantech has partnered with Mitsubishi Electric, Omron, NEC, IBM Japan and Oracle Japan to establish the 'Edgecross Consortium' to overcome boundaries between companies and industries in order to realise collaboration between factory automation and IT.