The recent ARC Industry Forum, held in Orlando FL, described an “industrial Internet of Things” (IoT) as being close at hand. In fact, many of the technologies are already here, but some still need work to provide the services and security industrial operations need.
The APG tank cloud remote monitoring system enables the monitoring of tank levels, as well as pressure, temperature, flow, pH and other process variables from anywhere with an Internet connection . . .
Used in industrial and energy applications, the GE ML3000 MultiLink Ethernet switch offers flexible network design options and can be configured for as many as 32 Power of Ethernet ports to power up and communicate with end devices, such as badge readers, surveillance cameras and VoIP telephones, over a single cable.
New networked system eliminates manual keyboard entries, mistakes, rework and waste while improving throughput.
April 9, 2013
Dutch Gold Honey has grown into the largest family-owned honey company in the US. Located in Lancaster, PA, its products include 11 honey varietals, an organic honey and three varieties of maple syrup.
Wireless systems help alleviate plant installation obstructions and provide cost efficiencies. With FSMA looming, it’s time to get moving to support electronic recordkeeping with wireless capabilities.
Look around you. You probably have operating parameters you’d like to measure and track to satisfy the requirements of regulators, especially with FDA getting serious about implementing parts of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).
The WAGO 750-655 AS-Interface master module links AS-Interface (AS-I) devices to higher-level systems; it connects with up to 62 AS-I V3.0 slaves for monitoring and controlling up to 248 input and 186 output data channels.