Edge computing is the collection and crunching of data on the manufacturing floor close to the actual devices. It’s about moving your data to the edge of your network. With this concept, you can use an edge appliance on the floor to collect and analyze data.
This post will shed some light on how to go about picking out a graphical OIT. Choosing the right OIT isn’t often easy. Whether you are replacing an obsolete terminal or are looking at a new application, there are several considerations when sifting through your choices.
Many companies I talk to have equipment that is older than their adult children, and they have no idea how to deal with it. This post is all about strategies and steps to help you upgrade your automated equipment. Ongoing plant improvements are critical to the success of any manufacturer.
Anyone that’s been in the world of Industrial Automation for some time will be familiar with the term PLC-5. You may have seen the announcements that it is entering the End of Life phase. This blog post is to help you understand your options and make the right choice for your business.