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Multi-Contact’s combination of LA-CUDD and Link-H further increases performance by 25%

Link-H, an optional application specially manufactured for the high-performance MULTILAM LA-CUDD, offers a number of advantages. Use of the Link-H allows an increase of 25% in the number of connection cycles. This […]

Exor’s eSMART Series offers cost-efficient solution with faster processor and more memory

Exor’s eSMART Series HMI products combine state-of-the-art JMobile “End-User Experience” enhancing features and top performance at an introductory price point. The eSMART Series has a faster processor and more memory for an outstanding […]

Rittal’s “Smart Package” infrastructure platform

At CeBIT 2016, for the first time, Rittal presented the “Smart Package” infrastructure platform for the rapid construction of a data centre for small and medium-sized enterprises. As one of Rittal’s partners, […]

NORD presents scalable electrical drive systems with “Industrie 4.0” framework in mind

Machine and plant designs that live up to the German “Industrie 4.0” framework and the similar concept of the “Industrial Internet of Things” require smart drive technology with high flexibility and functionality. […]


Murrelektronik’s new fieldbus modules make easy “Plug & Play” setup possible

An IODD (IO Device Description) file describes sensors and valves. It contains information about the device’s identity, parameters, process data, diagnosis data, communication properties and other details. Murrelektronik’s new MVK Metal and […]


Rockwell Automation’s new batch application toolkit helps optimize batch control systems implementations

Rockwell Automation has introduced a batch application toolkit to help manufacturers and solution providers reduce the risk, time and cost of implementing batch control systems. The toolkit contains a collection of application […]


Multi-Contact added new module to its CombiTac modular connector system

Multi-Contact is expanding its modular connector system CombiTac with the Last Mate First Break module CT-LMFB. The new module was presented for the first time at SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg. CT-LMFB […]


Ifm electronic releases new fail-safe SmartPLC

The main feature of the new fail-safe SmartPLC from ifm electronic: in one housing it integrates two separate hardware devices. The compact new development is flexible and future-proof thanks to connective hardware […]


Rockwell Automation releases new FactoryTalk VantagePoint software

For manufacturers, making swift use of big data just got easier. The addition of import and configure mobile-based work flows in the FactoryTalk VantagePoint enterprise manufacturing intelligence (EMI) v7.0 software from Rockwell […]


DEHN demonstrated its solutions for Industrial Internet of Things

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – Networking, integration and automation beyond the limits of a process requires permanent availability of energy and a continuous flow of information. Measurement and control as well […]


Baumüller’s b maXX softdrivePLC offers efficient decentralized solution

With the combination of motion control and PLC functions in the controller, the automation specialist from Nuremberg has created a decentralized control architecture that makes the structure of distributed intelligence very easy […]


Mitsubishi Electric’s new MELSEC iQ-F series features advance capabilities

Mitsubishi Electric has expanded its iQ range of PLCs with the compact MELSEC iQ-F series, building on the legacy of the market-leading FX platform and broadening the range of available applications with […]


Rockwell Automation introduces new PanelView Plus 7 Performance terminal

Rockwell Automation has released its new Allen-Bradley PanelView Plus 7 Performance graphic terminal to simplify and streamline visualization in large, complex applications. The PanelView Plus 7 Performance terminal expands on the recently […]