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  • Next Generation IPCs

    Author: Advantech

    This white paper will examine the technology powering these new IPCs and why cPCI IPCs have arrived as the best option for many of the most demanding automation applications.

  • Tips for Using Multi-Function Safety Relays in Automation Industries

    Author: AutomationDirect

    One or more multi-function safety relays can often be used to replace many basic single-function safety relays, simplifying installations and saving money.

  • AutomationDirect Group Motor Protection

    Author: AutomationDirect

    Rather than explaining the full NEC standard, the paper provides an easy-to-understand overview of Article 430 of the NEC motor branch circuit requirements for short circuit and ground fault protection, as well as motor overload protection. This White Pape

  • 5 Types of Touch Screens; Which is Best for You?

    Author: TRU-Vu Monitors, Inc.

    There are several different types of touch screens, each with its own unique advantages and capabilities. The five most common types are: 5-Wire Resistive Touch, Surface Capacitive, Projected Capacitive, SAW and IR.