May 2005 Issue
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Senior Technical Editor Dan Hebert is sharpening up his acting skills for his big shot at Prime Time television in this month's edition of Machine Builder Mojo. But does he have the charisma it takes to pull it off?
The benefits of a safety control assessment go far beyond just machine operation. But if we don't embrace a safety strategy when designing machines for our customers, we may lose out to foreign competition.
Product Exclusive: The move to pluggable connections for I/O modules is underway.
In the grizzled opinion of Embedded Intelligence Columnist Jeremy Pollard, there were a couple of monumental things that happened over the last few decades that forever changed the course of machine automation history, and he wants to tell you what they are.
Readers sent in their comments, suggestions and solutions for last month's problem regarding magnetic encoders. Check out what they had to say, then take a look at August's problem: What are the limits to embedded XP?
Product Roundup of I/O Systems, Modules and Terminal blocks
Hardware Interfaces Cant Match Softwares Upside for Difficult Environments, Lower Costs and Space Savings
The overall picture for U.S. manufacturers of new semiconductor equipment remains essentially unchanged, with three-month average total equipment bookings hovering above the $1 billion dollar level.
A new book provides an insider's view of computer virus research and how threats are analyzed to provide better security measurement.