Expert Zone

May 17, 2018

Taking OEM Remote Access Services to the Next Level

If you’re an OEM or machine builder, chances are you’ve at least dabbled in remote access of some kind. Remote access can eliminate costly travel – […]
May 15, 2018

What Was That @#&%#$ Thing’s IP Address Again?

Increasing Network Visibility Think back on your facility’s Ethernet network five or six years ago. What did you have, maybe a dozen Ethernet devices? A few […]
April 16, 2018

Did RSLinx or My Gateway Product Go Away?

No, no it didn’t, but it may have changed names.  Let me explain… In March of this year, Rockwell rebranded some of the Linx communication products […]
April 9, 2018

Migrating from a SLC to a Logix Controller – Easy or Hard?

As technology changes, many of you have asked us about migrating from your SLC processors into a new CompactLogix or ControlLogix solution. While this may seem […]
March 21, 2018

A Different Solution for Hot Spots — The New GraceSense™ Hot Spot Monitor (HSM)

A constant struggle you face as a manufacturer is how to avoid unexpected downtime. To stay ahead of potential faults, you must look to preventative maintenance. […]
March 21, 2018

Shelby from FactoryTalk Analytics for Devices – It’s like having Alexa on your plant floor

“Alexa, how many ounces are in a cup?” “What will the weather be like today?” “Which door is open?” “How long has it been since my […]
March 19, 2018

Nothing Happens Until Something Is Sensed…. Part 2

In part 2 of our sensor series, Rumsey Electric’s Component Specialist, John Kinsey, looks at doing more with less. John will show you how a standard […]
March 19, 2018

Streamline Your Plant Systems with Connected Lighting Options

Integrating luminaires with comprehensive management or facility control systems can streamline business activities while saving energy and ensuring employee satisfaction. In a connected lighting system intelligent […]
March 14, 2018

Solving Your Compatibility Questions… the PCDC

Have you ever wondered if a Rockwell Automation software product is supported by a certain operating system?  Ever needed to know if two Rockwell Automation products […]