There are many under-utilized tools associated with TechConnect Support Contracts, including Training Advisor. With a rapidly aging workforce and ever-changing automation technology, it’s more critical than ever that companies have a plan to develop and build knowledge. So, what’s Training Advisor?

The Micro870 is expanding the realm of the Micro800 line and improving its performance. It has a much larger memory capacity to go along with its new expanded IO (I/O) in the effort to target large standalone machine applications that were once in the wheelhouse of the MicroLogix 1400.

Let’s consider a few popular ring topology protocols: REP (Resilient Ethernet Protocol) and DLR (Device Level Ring). This post will help explain those ring topology protocols, how they work, and some of the reasons why a facility might choose one ring or the other.