Logix Learning Podcast Series


Podcasts have become increasingly popular over the last few years.  Personally, I have become a fan and subscriber to several podcasts, with Lore, being one of my favorites.  Podcasts are typically free, and easy to listen to.  Simply subscribe to you favorites shows on iTunes, or other podcast providers, and as new podcasts are released, … Continue reading Logix Learning Podcast Series

Product Spotlight: ControlLogix Compute Module


Logix performance and a commercial operating system in a single hardware platform. The Allen-Bradley® ControlLogix® Compute module provides in-chassis, high-speed computing functionality with access to the ControlLogix processor via the backplane. Customers can now collect data at the source to make real-time decisions and increase productivity. The module offers the flexibility to create custom applications … Continue reading Product Spotlight: ControlLogix Compute Module

Solution Spotlight: Scalable Computing


Rockwell Automation compute offerings scale from device to enterprise to solve analytical challenges at all levels Industrial companies that want to use Industrial IoT (IIoT) data to make better business decisions must first make sure workers can access that data when and where they need it. New scalable compute offerings from Rockwell Automation give decision makers access … Continue reading Solution Spotlight: Scalable Computing

ThinManager Demo Kit


Interested in learning more about ThinManager, centralized thin client and Remote Desktop Server management software, from Rockwell Automation?  The Reynolds Company recently received the brand new ThinManager MR Demo kit.  The kit is unique in that it serves two purposes: It can provide for a live demonstration of ThinManager complete with a remote desktop server and … Continue reading ThinManager Demo Kit

Top Five User Group Topics of 2017


In 2017 we continued to present the Connected Enterprise story in our User Group seminars.  Our topics ranged from Edge Computing, Cybersecurity and Industrial Networking to Smart Motor Control and Power Quality and Energy Management.  We continue to see a huge interest in modernizing legacy equipment, and connecting the plant floor to the enterprise.  And … Continue reading Top Five User Group Topics of 2017

New Product Spotlight: eWON Flexy 205


HMS introduced their new eWON Flexy 205 IIoT Gateway at this year’s Automation Fair in Houston.  The eWON Flexy 205 combines the remote access capabilities of the Cosy with their remote data gateway solution, Flexy. Through its brand for Remote Solutions ‘eWON’, HMS has become the worldwide market leader for intelligent Internet remote access routers … Continue reading New Product Spotlight: eWON Flexy 205

Stratix 2500 Lightly Managed Switches


Configurable, Compact Industrial Switch for Less Complex Applications The Stratix® 2500 Lightly Managed Switch enables network connectivity in applications where traditional unmanaged switches lack the ability to provide network resiliency, diagnostics and security, allowing you to achieve higher productivity and network reliability. The Stratix 2500 is offered in 5 and 8 10/100 Mbps fast Ethernet … Continue reading Stratix 2500 Lightly Managed Switches