There still remains a lot of discussion about what “edge computing” really means. At its core, it’s more about how control technologies are used than what they do.
Is there a transparent and standardized way to move data from "sensor to the cloud"? A companion specification between IO-Link and OPC UA will help solve this problem. An IO-Link workshop is scheduled for October 11th in Turin, Italy.
Kingspan produces insulation panels for roofs, walls, and floors. They were scrapping too much product and insight into the production process was limited. That all changed by switching to PROFIBUS -and their line ran faster too.
New products this month are announced by Hilscher, Harting, Vivace, Mesco, and Helmholz.
PI's newest Training Center and Competence Center in Argentina reflects on the process of becoming PI certified and future steps to educate the next wave of controls engineers.
Industrial automation is continuously evolving and adapting to complex environments. Learn about the evolution of automation and its most recent trends: Industry 4.0 and IIoT.
A new and improved PROFIdrive profile tester is now available. Manufacturers building drives or encoders according to the PROFIdrive Application Profile now have an easy path to ensure conformity.
What makes using PROFIenergy so powerful (pun intended) and easy for engineers programming PLCs? Learn how and when to apply PROFIenergy to a diverse array of PROFINET devices.