FactoryTalk® Updater Tool


Have you ever wondered exactly what Rockwell Automation software is installed on your PC? And then what versions are installed and what the latest version actually is? If so, the new FactoryTalk® Updater Tool is made for you. FactoryTalk Updater is a new tool that is installed with the latest software revisions, such as FactoryTalk … Continue reading FactoryTalk® Updater Tool

January 2020 New Orleans User Group


Design Considerations for Reliable EtherNet/IP NetworkingSouth Louisiana User Group Video and Audio Recording Index 05:22 – Industrial Networking Design Introduction 09:50 – Managed Infrastructure (Managed Switches) 21:22 – Segmentation (VLAN) 28:49 – Topology Design Considerations (Star, Ring, Linear) 44:20 – Device Level Ring (DLR) 53:36 – Parallel Redundancy Protocol (PRP) 59:59 – Tenets of CPwE … Continue reading January 2020 New Orleans User Group

December 2019 New Orleans User Group


Couldn’t attend Automation Fair this year? Join us for our annual Best in Show from Automation Fair User Group. We’ll walk the show floor, and highlight the best new products and solutions we saw.

Top Posts of 2019


As 2019 draws to a close, we want to take a moment to thank all who visited our automation solutions blog.  Our blog saw tremendous growth in daily visitors this year from all across the globe.  We’re pleased to be able to share information about new products, solutions, and technical support articles with our readers. … Continue reading Top Posts of 2019

Rockwell Automation Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems for the Second Consecutive Year


Rockwell Automation, Inc., announced its recognition as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for the second consecutive year. Since the 2018 report, Rockwell Automation improved its position in the Leaders quadrant in both its ability to execute and completeness of vision. The report evaluated 16 vendors across criteria spanning … Continue reading Rockwell Automation Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems for the Second Consecutive Year

What to See at Automation Fair 2019 – Engineering Our Future


Want to get inspired? Stop by to interact with local students showcasing their FIRST robots, and meet students who will put your math strategy to the test in a fun, exciting game. Together, we can help nurture the next generation of STEM builders, makers and innovators.

What to See at Automation Fair 2019 – Innovations


Catch a glimpse into the future of automation technologies and learn about investments Rockwell Automation is making in design, customer experience, scalable compute, sensing, analytics, collaboration and mobility.