What to See at Automation Fair 2019 – Smart Devices


Visit the Smart Devices booth to learn how our smart products—smart sensing, smart safety and smart motor control—connect raw data from one machine or your entire plant back to your desk. Smart Devices are a highlight of our full line of industry-leading drives, industrial control and power control components.

October 2019 New Orleans User Group


Smart Safety solutions provide detailed diagnostic data to your design environment, visualization system, information software, and GuardLogix Programmable Automation Controller. These solutions enable smarter machines for use in The Connected Enterprise.

Industrial Security Reference Architectures


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). During the month of October we will highlight cybersecurity tips to help make you more cyber aware. Design Considerations for Securing Industrial Automation Networks Rockwell Automation has collaborated with Cisco to develop Converged Plantwide Ethernet (CPwE) Architectures to provide education, design guidance, and best practices. These documents provide … Continue reading Industrial Security Reference Architectures

Allen-Bradley Motor Controller Adds Integrated Safety to Help Protect People, Plants and Machines


Press Release details: Manufacturers can now install more of their control hardware on machines instead of in cabinets to simplify their production environments. The new Allen-Bradley ArmorStart ST distributed motor controllers with integrated safety can be mounted directly on a machine, allowing users to implement functional safety with fewer components. The ArmorStart ST with integrated safety is … Continue reading Allen-Bradley Motor Controller Adds Integrated Safety to Help Protect People, Plants and Machines

Rockwell Automation Patch Management Program


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). During the month of October we will highlight cybersecurity tips to help make you more cyber aware. Keep Your Systems Current Patch management qualification programs should include policies, processes, and procedures to help ensure safety, security, and operational integrity of industrial control products and systems. Microsoft releases a … Continue reading Rockwell Automation Patch Management Program

Rockwell Automation Security Alerts and Advisories


October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). During the month of October we will highlight cybersecurity tips to help make you more cyber aware. Industrial Security Advisory Index A Trusted and Transparent Security Approach The Industrial Security Advisory Index is a publicly available resource and subscription service that points to specific Rockwell Automation product security … Continue reading Rockwell Automation Security Alerts and Advisories

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month


Since its original inception under leadership from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), NCSAM has grown exponentially, reaching consumers, small and medium-sized businesses, corporations, educational institutions and young people across the nation.

September 2019 New Orleans User Group


The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 Medium Voltage Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) is now available in a smaller footprint to help save valuable floor space in industrial plants.