1. Modularity Is Scalability for Today’s SCADA Systems

    When you use a computer every day and discover you need to perform a new task, you don't automatically go look for a new PC; you seek out software that you can add to your existing machine to expand its capabilities. It should be the same with supervisory control and data acquisition systems, but that isn't always the case. Without a sensible pre-planning strategy, organizations can face replacing…Read More

  2. Safety Control or Process Control? Your Industrial Process Needs Both

    by Rene Makalintal Lead Project Engineer In industrial processes, there is no room for safety errors. Safety incidents have serious consequences: They are expensive, interrupt production and availability — and have an irreversible impact on the people who are part of the process. However, industrial producers have traditionally separated process controls and machine safety systems. A new push to…Read More