IN Q1 2008 Issue
3,000 Kilometers of Cable Connect Detector
World's Largest Silicon Tracking Detector in CERNs CMS Experiment Requires Three Patch-Panel Breakpoints for Installation
It Always Takes Connections
IDC Might Be Quicker to Assemble, but if You Have to Do Fault-Finding and Maintenance, Then It Is Very Difficult to Use
Do You Pay Too Much for Components?
Industrial Components Cost More Than Their Commercial Counterparts, but You Get What You Pay for. The Trick Is Knowing What You Need
Ease of Users
Now is the Time to Move Beyond Point-to-Point Hardwiring, Save Some Copper and Collect Some of the Values Your Colleagues Can Use to Run Your Business Better
Bits & Bytes, Spring 2008
Smart Wireless Innovators Contest, Future Automation-Market Growth, and Open Operator Terminals Growth
To the Terminal and Step on It
Device-Level Networks Transport Data to Higher-Level Controllers. Here's How It Gets There and Back
Signal Conditioners Grow Up
Accuracy, Easy Configuration, Plug-and-Play Capabilities Highlight the Advantages of These Key Devices
Dual-Radio Outdoor Access Point
The Solar Power Option is Useful in Wireless Mesh Link Applications Where Power Connections Arent Available
When to Use Redundant Paths
How Should Your Enterprise Assess its Physical Network Vulnerabilities?
Monitor the Networks
Software Tools that Help When Things Go Wrong At 2:00 A.M.
Software for Industrial Environments
Overview of Packages Available for Monitoring or Managing Industrial Networks