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Containerization technology can enhance automation system integrity and scalability

This modular approach to system design allows multiple applications to run on dedicated environments on a single operating system
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Margo will make running and combining applications smoother

The Margo initiative aligns with ABB’s commitment to open automation systems and emphasizes the necessity of collaborative efforts to drive industrial digitalization forward
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A history of packaging machine control

The evolution of PLCs and PACs and the acceptance of newer programming languages have opened doors for industrial automation
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How to use a cause-and-effect matrix

Machine builders can use CEMs for safety risk analysis, programming and training
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Backup strategies to boost resilience and maximize efficiency

Industrial DevOps for OT can minimize risks associated with data loss, lessen recovery times with improved version control and reduce downtime via proactive prevention measures...
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A case for vendor-agnostic interoperable industrial devices and networks

Open communication protocols continue to advance and adapt, looking to turn time-consuming, extensive custom applications into plug-and-play for all
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Transformative potential of open-source technologies in driving innovation

Open-source software offers security benefits and flexibility in integrating third-party applications for enhanced controller functionality
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IEC 61131-3 vs. Python/C/C++

How do generational employees affect programming language choice?
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Softing smartLink

SmartLink from Softing is a software multiplexer that connects your HART field devices continuously to AMS Device Manager, even through third-party I/O
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Control software becomes more user-friendly

Equipment and device integration provides more functionality and reporting for easier fault-finding and diagnosis
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How to take the load off IT

How no-code/low-code technology boosts QM systems
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VTScada with IEC 62443 ML 2 cybersecurity certification

VTScada’s Development environment is certified to be compliant with IEC 62443 Security for Industrial Automation and Control Systems - Part 4-1: Secure Product Development Lifecycle...