White Papers/Resources

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How to mitigate the potential damage and prevent an overflow of pump stations

11 February, 2010

This white paper covers the most common ways used to mitigate the potential damage and prevent an overflow, discusses the pitfalls of each, and offers a solution.


Minimisation of losses in converter-fed induction motors

18 May, 2009

This tech paper presents a technique developed to minimise losses in totally enclosed fancooled (TEFC) induction motors fed by frequency converters in applications with constant torque loads, especially at low speeds, in which the ventilation system is inefficient.


The true costs of IP video surveillance

18 May, 2009

This tech paper takes you through the true costs of IP Video surveillance, including Estimating initial acquisition cost, the operating requirements, labour for installation and maintenance, and exposure to risk or liability.


Medium voltage industrial variable speed drives

18 May, 2009

This tech paper presents different technologies and topologies of medium-voltage (MV) drives available on the market. The paper describes the advantages and disadvantages of each configuration and the impact in the quality of energy in the mains and motor sides when using them is also analysed.


Benefiting from industrial ethernet

22 April, 2009

Having conquered the factory floor from its office stronghold, ethernet is now migrating down the automation network hierarchy. This tech paper discusses the ways in which advances in industrial ethernet technology provide solutions for control engineers and other involved in industrial processing.


Ethernet-enabling serial devices in high availability manufacturing

23 October, 2008

PLC or PC? This question can possible be answered by the PAC! The Programmable Automation Controller has grown dramatically in use and acceptance since 2001 – find out why in this tech paper.


Programmable automation controllers find their niche... everywhere!

23 October, 2008

Learn how redundant Ethernet serial device servers can improve the reliability and robustness of your factory or plant’s communications systems in this Tech Paper from Advantech.


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