Siemens Controller for Fail-Safe Automation Applications

Siemens new Simatic S7-1518-4 PN/DP ODK controller easily handles the most advanced standard and fail-safe automation applications. The controller features a large 13 MB user work memory and up to 32 GB load memory with memory card. It offers a one nanosecond bit performance and six nanosecond performance for floating point arithmetic.

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Rockwell Offers Platform for Hazardous Areas

Manufacturers and industrial operators can now bring devices deployed in hazardous areas into a Connected Enterprise via EtherNet/IP using the new Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1719 Ex I/O platform from Rockwell Automation. With the new platform, users can access data from field devices and more easily control process operations in hazardous areas.

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Rockwell Automation Predictive, Prescriptive Analytics Reduce Downtime

Rockwell Automation combined professional services, powerful machine-learning algorithms and analytics software to offer predictive and prescriptive maintenance. With these new capabilities, industrial operators can predict maintenance needs and perform the necessary repairs before failure occurs. This allows manufacturers to avoid costly downtime and improve productivity.

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Siemens Offers Analog Inputs for SIMATIC S7-1200

Siemens SM 1231 analog input signal modules convert analog signals from the process into digital signals for internal processing by the SIMATIC S7-1200.

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Rockwell Automation Launches New Industrial Security Appliance

Most IT firewalls today cannot protect against threats to industrial network traffic, which limits their ability to minimize security risks on the plant floor. The Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 security appliance from Rockwell Automation incorporates new security technologies to help protect plant-floor systems.

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