Manufacturing

May 10, 2021
Cybersecurity

Pipeline Hack Illustrates the Need for Increased Cybersecurity Measures

Are you willing to leave the security of your critical infrastructure unchecked? Proactively detecting attacks early requires first understanding your network’s normal application behavior and traffic patterns.
April 30, 2021
touchscreen

Selection Guidance for your New Touch Screen Computer

Selecting a new touch screen computer for your plant floor can be easy with the right selection guidance. Rumsey breaks down the list of processors and the recommended FactoryTalk software installations.
April 20, 2021

RSLinx Classic or FactoryTalk Linx Gateway: Which OPC Server should you choose?

Choosing the right Open Platform Communications (OPC) server for data collection and sharing doesn’t have to be difficult. In this article learn about the differences between RSLinx Classic and FactoryTalk Linx Gateway.
April 1, 2021
Logix Controllers

Modbus TCP Communication with Logix Controllers

Logix controllers don't natively support Modbus TCP but we have a simple way of doing Modbus TCP communication in a Logix controller without additional hardware.
February 8, 2021
Lockout Tagout Device

Modernize Your Lockout/Tagout Program With ScanESC

Modernizing your lockout/tagout program with ScanESC can improve worker safety, streamline compliance and improve overall productivity.
February 4, 2021

Retrofitting Legacy Machines for Industry 4.0

Legacy machines have their place and run most facilities today. They don’t, however, have the necessary tools and technologies in place to make them more efficient or offer cost-savings. Retrofitting machines for Industry 4.0 can bring together communication, collection and collaboration to make your machines more efficient and effective.
November 17, 2020
PlantPAx 5.0

The New PlantPAx 5.0 Offers More Processing Power for Increased Performance

The new PlantPAx 5.0 includes new process controllers making this release the most advanced and easiest to implement.
October 2, 2020
HMI

Control and View Your Plant from One Place with FactoryTalk View

FactoryTalk View Site Edition allows you to control and view your plant operations from one centralized location.
September 9, 2020
440G-MZ

Smart Guard Locking Safety Switches Offer Increased Protection

A Smart Guard Locking Safety Switch is a safety interlock switch with an internal solenoid that locks the switch in a closed or safe position.