Industrial Networking Part 7: The Converged Plantwide Ethernet

In part 7 of our TRC Talks industrial networking series, previous panelists, Joe Belaschky, Mike Masterson, and Brandon Singh, return for a discussion on the Converged Plantwide Ethernet, or CPwE. The panel talks about the importance of the library of CPwE Design Implementation Guides, the Cisco and Rockwell Automation alliance, Cell/Area/Zone concepts, and how Integrated Architecture Builder (IAB) can help you validate your network design.


Also watch our recent Industrial Networking TRC Tech Talk webinar series on The Reynolds Company’s YouTube channel.


  • Episode Producer and Host… Wayne Welk
  • Guest Panelists… Joseph Belaschky, Mike Masterson, and Brandon Singh
  • Post Production… Brad Freeman

The TRC Talks podcast features conversations with the specialists from The Reynolds Company, a Rockwell Automation authorized distributor. Each episode brings on a new topic and guest to explore the evolving landscape of industrial automation, controls and power distribution. Listen and subscribe to our new podcast on Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Play Music, Stitcher and Pocket Cast.

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