The OPC Foundation’s latest partnership geared toward increased interoperability in industrial automation is aimed at mapping the Sercos device model and profiles to OPC UA.
Caterpillar vice president Tana Utley will keynote the Packaging & Processing Women's Leadership Network Breakfast at PACK EXPO Las Vegas.
With many manufacturers using cybersecurity products from six or more vendors, Cisco’s most recent report highlights key areas of focus to help simplify the process.
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A challenge with the Industrial Internet of Things is optimizing the data to produce more robust, enterprise-wide value for the organization. Edge analytics can aid efforts.
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Waterfall Security Solutions and FireEye formed a global partnership to provide manufacturers with a multi-layered approach to protect industrial networks.
Bedrock Automation’s niche in the industrial control market has been made on building a unique, industrial-strength, secure system that ranges from the power supply and the I/O to the controller itself. Now add EMP resistance to that feature list.
As part of the ISA-95 Committee’s work to update the standard, input from the smart manufacturing community is actively being sought.
System integrators and end users alike must make sure their plant engineers have an understanding of the newest technologies as well as traditional platforms.
A recent ARC/Automation World survey shows that—whether implemented in the cloud or more traditionally—manufacturing execution systems continue to be critical for achieving objectives.
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