Control Intelligence Podcast

Podcasts

E-stops help protect against human error

A Control Intelligence podcast with editor-in-chief Mike Bacidore, written by contributing editor Jeremy Pollard
Podcasts

How remote HMI connects with machinery in hazardous areas

A Control Intelligence podcast with editor-in-chief Mike Bacidore, written by contributing editor Joey Stubbs
Podcasts

What are the proper mounting methods for position sensors?

A Control Intelligence podcast with editor-in-chief Mike Bacidore, written by contributing editor Charles Palmer
Podcasts

Electronic computer-aided design software to boost your design workflow efficiency

A Control Intelligence podcast with editor-in-chief Mike Bacidore, written by contributing editor Shawn Cox
Podcasts

What's new with safety controllers?

A Control Intelligence podcast with editor-in-chief Mike Bacidore, written by contributing editor Joey Stubbs

Top Stories

Development Platforms

Digital twins provide insights during machine design and validation processes

April 12, 2024
A comprehensive digital twin can benefit the design verification and follow equipment to optimize production

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Vertical Industries

Automated packaging system accommodates wafers in FOSBs

Germany’s cts strives to eliminate human error in semiconductor production
Enclosures

How to overcome configuration challenges without the help of AI

The complexities of device configuration and the challenges posed by extensive manuals and menus
Industry News

VFDs remain popular as industrial energy efficiency continues to grow

Invertek produces its 3 millionth variable-frequency drive
Drives

System modernization reveals drive logic

Uncover hidden gems in VFDs that can streamline commissioning, improve safety and enhance your control system's functionality
PLCs/PACs

How to upgrade technology without interrupting production

Packaging equipment controllers continue to evolve
Remote Connectivity

Remote wireless HMI connects with hazardous-area machinery

How tablet and cell-phone manufacturers have answered the call for Class I, Div. 1 and Zone 1 applications
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Drives

Drive system feeds surplus energy back into the grid

30-year-old bar storage system updated in four weeks with energy-efficient automation
Remote Connectivity

Robotics companies collaborate on remote-connectivity application

Monitoring and control partnership between Kawasaki Robotics and Olis Robotics on display at MODEX 2024
Edge Technology

The evolution of IT/OT merging

CIOs in manufacturing organizations must understand and address the cultural differences between IT and OT in order to evolve
Industry News

Horizontal vs. vertical machining

WFL turns machining on its side for chucking parts with diameters of up to 2,000 mm
Enclosures

Beckhoff’s MX-System control cabinet replacement solution

The plug-and-produce nature of the MX-System streamlines connections, eliminating the need for specially trained electricians
HMI

How to standardize visualization technologies for machine efficiency

The advantages of employing a scalable system built on standard technologies like HTML5, Javascript and SVG images

Products

Sensors

Carlo Gavazzi capacitive proximity sensors

April 9, 2024
Carlo Gavazzi CA12 series are M12 capacitive proximity sensors with IO-Link communication for industrial automation. They come in PBT, stainless steel or PEEK housing and offer...
Motion

Applied Motion Products MDX+

Applied Motion Products MDX+ series combines a servo drive, motor and encoder into a single unit, offering power options from 100 W to 550 W and supporting control methods like...
Switches & Gateways

Antaira Technologies Ethernet switch

The LNX-800A series industrial unmanaged Ethernet switch is IP30-rated and DIN rail mountable. Each unit supports eight-port slim 10/100Tx RJ45 fast Ethernet, auto MDI/MDI-X, ...

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Switches & Gateways

Newark Multicomp Pro Ethernet switch

Newark's Multicomp Pro unmanaged Ethernet switch offers five ports of 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet, with redundant dual power inputs ranging from +5 V to +30 Vdc. Its compact design...

Sensors

Detecting problems with PSAs

Vision Optronix’s system, integrated with digital inputs and outputs for process control and monitoring, provides manufacturers with a cost-effective solution that minimizes losses...