The next best thing to a crystal ball

When a machine fails or has to be stopped for maintenance, it comes with a hefty price tag. And that's not just the cost...

Industrial IoT Security: Challenges and Solutions

With 2020 firmly underway, the exponential growth of Industrial IoT is on track with recent predictions. And as we head toward...

Five pillars of IoT security start with a root of trust

As the number of connected devices that make up IoT proliferate, Robin Duke-Woolley, the chief executive of Beecham Research, interviews Eric Heiser the head...

Modernizing Circuit Protection for Industry 4.0

Circuit protection has proven useful, but meeting the increasingly sophisticated industrial and commercial requirements can be a challenge. What you'll learn: An...

Essential MES Tool #2: Downtime Tracking

As discussed in the first post in our nine-part series on manufacturing execution system (MES) tools, manufacturers can use MES tools to better understand...

What’s the Difference Between AC-DC and DC-DC Power Supplies?

Significant complications arise when trying to get your power supply working from a wall outlet. Making a dc voltage from an ac source...

The power of four: Digitization, automation, sustainability and data

By Craig Hayman, AVEVA CEO Technology has become deeply embedded in almost every facet of modern-day life and plays an intrinsic role...

Software Integration Key to IIoT

An expert describes ways standard software stacks for the industrial Internet of Things can be integrated in modern automation systems. Integration is an increasing challenge...

B&K 2245 – From Drawing Board to Release

From the release of the world's first transistorized and hand-held sound level meter, through the early digital and modular software-driven sound level...

Industrial Transformation (IX): Who’s Ready?

During our inaugural industrial transformation (IX) event, The IX Event, we hosted dozens of companies that are at different stages in the IX journey....